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Subtropical temperatures, gentle trade winds, vibrant colors, luscious foliage, and exotic menus—the splendor of the Caribbean and the pleasures of cruising make an unbeatable combination. With this guide, voted “Best Guide Book on the Caribbean” by the Caribbean Tourism Organization, cruise expert Kay Showker shows you how to plan a carefree vacation at sea and in port, including valuable information on shore excursions.
Featuring cruises to:
The Bahamas and the Out Islands—Nassau, Freeport, the Biminis, the Abacos, Eleuthera, and many more
Key West—Duval Street, Mallory Square, Caroline Street
Jamaica—Montego Bay, Ocho Rios, Port Antonio, Kingston
Cayman Islands—Grand Cayman
Mexican Caribbean—Cozumel, Playa del Carmen/Calica, Cancún, Costa Maya
Central America—Belize, Guatemala, Honduras, Nicaragua, Costa Rica, Panama, and the San Blas Islands
You’ll find detailed profiles of major cruise lines and their ships, as well as practical advice on selecting and reserving your ideal cruise vacation!
Cruise expert Kay Showker describes how to plan a carefree vacation at sea and in port in the Western region of the Caribbean. Including ports of call in the Bahamas, Key West, Jamaica, Cayman Islands, Cozumel, the Mexican Caribbean, and Central America and the Panama Canal, this guidebook gives essential information on shore excursions and tips on how to select and buy a cruise.
About the Author
has won numerous awards for her coverage of the Caribbean, most recently the Caribbean Tourism Organization's award for "Best Guide Book on the Caribbean" for Caribbean Ports of Call: Western Region
. She writes for leading travel magazines and newspapers across the country. She lives in Manhattan.