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June 2019    Download the Entire Issue (PDF) Vol. 34, No. 6   RSS Feed for Undercurrent Issues
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Why Does Explorer Ventures Still Have a Fuel Surcharge?

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To us, imposing a fuel surcharge at a time when the price of a barrel of oil averages $56 (just one-third what it was during the $163 "Peak Oil" scare 11 years ago this month) is rather like a hotel charging a resort fee on top of the cost of the room rate. Back in March 2016, we covered the subject of fuel surcharges on liveaboards and found that Explorer Ventures was one of the few companies still regularly charging -- $200 per passenger -- for what was meant to be a temporary measure. And it's still doing so. OK, the surcharge our Caribbean Explorer II writer paid has decreased to "only" $80, but still....


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