Travel agents say Carnival's decision to increase its summer cruise prices is a good indication for the industry, will help create a sense of urgency in cruise bookings and will result in larger commissions. "When such a large line who promotes strong value to its passengers can make such a move, it's a positive sign for the entire industry, and reflects much of what I've seen elsewhere for spring and summer on domestic departures," said Amber Blecker, of a Colorado CruiseOne.

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