Pound for Pound / Dollar for Dollar. I have no doubt that we are still getting far more than we did when we started cruising, unfortunately the demandof economics means that we all want for cheaper goods, and as cruiselines are a business, they must make a profit to keep the shareholders happy.
What I would dearly like to see in your options Paul is the decline in passenger attitudes towards the staff, crew and fellow passengers.
Last: Oceania Nautica Aug 2016
Next: Cruise Maritime Magellan Nov 2016
Then: P&O Oceana December 2016
Then: NCL Jade August 2017
Golden, Grand(2), Caribbean, Royal, Sea(4+1 aborted)
Adonia(4+2), Arcadia, Artemis(2), Aurora(5), Azura(2), Britannia, Oceana(3), Oriana(12), Ventura(2), Victoria(5)
QM2(2), QE2(9), QV(7), QE, Caronia(2),
Oceania Nautica, Minerva, Minerva II, Fred.Olsen(8), NCL Jade, =X= Eclipse, HAL Ryndam, Aza.Journey