While cruises can be expensive up front, the cost of the trip — since it includes food, lodging, and transportation — can actually come out cheaper in the end, especially if you want to visit multiple far-flung destinations. 

Fortunately, cruise lines have also started to offer inexpensive options for many of the most popular trips. To help feed the travel bug and get your wheels spinning, here are some ideas from Yahoo’s most-searched budget cruises.