Synopses & Reviews
• Waterproof • Tear-Resistant • Travel Map
National Geographic's Caribbean DestinationMap strikes the perfect balance between map and guidebook and is ideal for a wide range of travelers. The map includes a detailed road network and important travel information including National Parks and protected areas, airports, cruise ports, beaches, historic sites and ruins, and sites for recreation activities including diving, surfing, sailing, and golfing.
The front side of the Caribbean DestinationMap details the eastern Caribbean and includes beautiful photographs and helpful information on each of the island destinations. The Dominican Republic, Haiti, Puerto Rico, Trinidad and Tobago, Virgin Islands, and the islands of the Lesser Antilles are represented. Also included is important cruising information, inset maps of Charlotte Amalie, U.S. Virgin Islands and Old San Juan, Puerto Rico, and the locations of National Parks. The map also covers the pristine coast of Venezuela.
The reverse side of the map details the western Caribbean, including the Bahamas, Cayman Islands, Cuba, south Florida, Jamaica, and the northern tip of Mexico's Yucatan peninsula. The map features beautiful photographs and information on each location, travel tips, weather information, National Park locations, and a locator map of major embarkation points for Caribbean cruises from the mainland United States. Inset maps for Nassau, Bahamas; George Town, Cayman Islands; Old Havana, Cuba are included.
The Caribbean DestinationMap is printed on durable, waterproof and tear-resistant material and is folded to a packable size of 4.25" x 9.25"; unfolded, the map measures 26" x 38".
Net proceeds from the sale of this map go to support the nonprofit mission of the National Geographic Society.
- Fold Size = 4.25 x 9.25
- Sheet Size = 37.75 x 25.50
- Scale = 1:2,000,000
About the Author
Founded in 1915 as the Cartographic Group, the first division of the National Geographic Society, National Geographic Maps has been responsible for illustrating the world around us through the art and science of mapmaking.Today, National Geographic Maps continues this mission by creating the world's best wall maps, recreation maps, atlases, and globes which inspire people to care about and explore their world. All proceeds from the sale of National Geographic maps go to support the Society's non-profit mission to increase global understanding and promote conservation of our planet through exploration, research, and education.