6 Things To Do In St. Thomas While On A Cruise

St. Thomas is one of the most popular cruise ports in the world and was voted the #2 cruise port in the Caribbean in the 2014 Cruise Fever Fan Awards.  There is something for all ages in St. Thomas and here are a few options for you to choose from when you stop in St. Thomas […]

Cruises To Grand Cayman, 4 Things To Do In Port

Grand Cayman has become a favorite port of many cruisers including myself.  This small island in the Western Caribbean offers everything from world class shopping to the one of a kind Stingray City. There can be as many as 16,000 cruise passengers a day in Grand Cayman.  The only drawback to the port is that […]

5 Things To Do In St. Maarten While On A Cruise

The beautiful island of St. Maarten is one of the most popular ports to visit on a cruise when cruising to the Eastern Caribbean.  If you are stopping in St. Maarten on an upcoming cruise, here are a few options on how you can spend your day in port. Water Taxi to Downtown For $7, […]

4 Things To Do In Grand Turk While On A Cruise

A cruise stop in Grand Turk is a great day to kick back and relax.  There are never more than 2 cruise ships in port on any given day and there are numerous things that are all within walking distance of the pier.  Here are a few options for you to consider for your next […]

10 Must See Places in the Caribbean Before You Die

Here are 10 must see places in the Caribbean before you die.  What is the best part of this list?  You can visit each of them via our preferred mode of transportation in the Caribbean, a cruise ship. Maho Beach (St. Maarten) – This small unique beach in the Eastern Caribbean provides thrills for all […]

Cruises to Cozumel, 5 Things To Do While In Port

Cozumel, Mexico is one of the most popular Caribbean cruise ports and there can be up to 6 cruise ships in port on any given day.  Virtually all cruises to the Western Caribbean stop in Cozumel and there are a variety of things to do while in port. If you are heading to Cozumel on […]

Key West Review

Key West Cruise Port

The popular cruise port of Key West, Florida has something to offer everyone.  This small island is the home of Truman’s Little White House, the Ernest Hemingway Home, Duval St, the Southernmost Point in the continental United States, and Sloppy Joes, the place where Jimmy Buffet got his start in Key West.  There are usually between 1-3 […]

Ocho Rios Cruise Port Review & Tips


Ocho Rios, Jamaica is most famously known as the home of Dunn’s River Falls. Ocho Rios is Spanish for “Eight Rivers” and gives cruisers a chance to experience some Jamaican culture. One important thing to know about Ocho Rios and other ports in Jamaica is that the locals can be a bit aggressive as they try to […]

Grand Cayman Cruise Port Review & Tips


After recently spending some time on Grand Cayman Island, I would like to offer some tips for when your cruise stops in the Caymans.  The Caymans are known for their crystal clear water, high-end shopping, awesome reefs for scuba diving and snorkeling, and the one of a kind Stingray City. Due to the coral reefs, cruise […]

Costa Maya Port Review from My Western Caribbean Cruise

costa maya entrance

I wanted to write this review of Costa Maya after spending a day at this port while sailing on a western Caribbean cruise with MSC. Costa Maya is a growing tourist region in Mexico that boarders along the Caribbean, but it wasn’t until 2001 that this port was opened to cruise ships.  Ever since cruise […]