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How to Enter the Bahamas on a Cruise

How to Enter the Bahamas on a Cruise

The Bahamas are a popular vacation destination, known for warm, sunny weather and crystal blue seas. The friendly nature of the local people and exciting shore excursions combine for a memorable vacation experience. Traveling to the Bahamas is simple. All major cruise lines include Bahamas itinerari......[Read More]
Vaccinations Required for the Dominican Republic

Vaccinations Required for the Dominican Republic

To ensure a healthy trip to and from the Dominican Republic, you will need to take a few precautions, including vaccinations. Be sure to consult with a doctor before traveling.......[Read More]
Best hotels in Punta Cana

Best hotels in Punta Cana

The Dominican Coastdominican republic image by TEMISTOCLE LUCARELLI from Fotolia.comDiscovered by Christopher Columbus on his first voyage in 1492, the island that is now known as The Dominican Republic was inhabited by friendly Taino Indians and eventually taken over by Spain. Now an.........[Read More]
Turks & Caicos Islands Tourism

Turks & Caicos Islands Tourism

The Turks and Caicos Islands are an archipelago located in the West Indies, about 600 miles southeast of Miami, Florida, near the Bahamas. They are a popular tourist destination for people in the US and Canada.......[Read More]
Types of Tourism in the Caribbean

Types of Tourism in the Caribbean

Palm trees and sunsets are just two of the Caribbean's many appealing aspects.Caribbean Sunset image by DPix Center from Fotolia.comThe Caribbean region encompasses over a dozen island nations off the coast of Central America and northern South America, including tourist destinations such.........[Read More]
How to Travel to Varadero, Cuba

How to Travel to Varadero, Cuba

The Cuban Democracy Act of 1992 imposed a U.S. embargo on Cuba, making travel by American citizens to the island nation illegal. But every year, about 500,000 tourists from other parts of the world do visit Cuba. Varadero, or Playa Azul, blue beach in Spanish, is a resort town in northern Cuba. A ......[Read More]
Iberostar Hotels in Jamaica

Iberostar Hotels in Jamaica

Iberostar is one of the most well known Spanish hotel chains. Founded by the Fluxa family in 1986, it has hotels and resorts in 15 countries worldwide. Resort accommodations range from adults-only establishments to family-friendly. As of 2010, Iberostar has three hotels in Jamaica, and.........[Read More]
Cheap Honeymoons in the Bahamas & Jamacia

Cheap Honeymoons in the Bahamas & Jamacia

The beaches in Jamaica and the Bahamas are private, since they are owned by the resorts.coffs harbour beaches 1. image by mdb from Fotolia.comVisiting Jamaica or the Bahamas on your honeymoon is a once-in-a-lifetime experience. Spending as little money as possible is an added bonus..........[Read More]
Tourist Attractions in the Grand Cayman Islands

Tourist Attractions in the Grand Cayman Islands

Soak up the sun on the Cayman Islands.antigua caribbean beach image by Andrew Howard from Fotolia.comThe Grand Cayman Islands consist of three small islands within the Caribbean Sea, totaling 100 square miles in size. Just south of Miami, the Caymans make up the British Oversees Territory.........[Read More]
Tips for Boston to Bermuda Cruises

Tips for Boston to Bermuda Cruises

More than 20 Bermuda cruises leave from Boston each year.boston sunset image by Alessandro Lai from Fotolia.comAccording to the Boston Discovery Guide, Norwegian Cruise Lines offers more than 20 cruises a year traveling from Boston to Bermuda. These cruises are seven night, eight day.........[Read More]
All Inclusive Trips to Cuba

All Inclusive Trips to Cuba

Cuba is just 90 miles south off the U.S. coast.cuba flag icon. (with clipping path) image by Andrey Zyk from Fotolia.comFrom its discovery by Christopher Columbus in 1492 to its rocky beginnings as a major player in the African slave trade and its rebellious fight for independence, Cuba.........[Read More]
Hotels in Holguin, Cuba

Hotels in Holguin, Cuba

The swimming pool at a luxury hotel in Holguin, Cubahotel cuba image by John Hofboer from Fotolia.comHolguin, located in the northeastern coast of Cuba and known for stunning beaches, is fast becoming a popular tourist destination. Since 1978, when Holguin became a province, a growing.........[Read More]
How to Plan a Vacation to Jamaica

How to Plan a Vacation to Jamaica

When you decide to vacation in Jamaica, you have a wealth of options to choose from. Jamaica visitors can enjoy casual family beach fun, shopping, restaurants and nightlife, and the quiet of rustic fishing villages. Family friendly all-inclusive resorts offer an array of activities to keep parents a......[Read More]
Punta Cana, Dominican Republic, Activities

Punta Cana, Dominican Republic, Activities

Punta Cana, Dominican Republic, is a beautiful, fun and relaxing place to visit. It is the perfect destination for a vacation because it offers a mix of beautiful beaches and resorts along with thrilling activities. Dominican Republic activities to choose from include several day excursions and wate......[Read More]
Tortola Island Hotels

Tortola Island Hotels

Tortola Island offers stunning beach views.tortola beach image by Fyerne from Fotolia.comVacations or honeymoons to Tortola, part of the British Virgin Islands, offer many ways to explore and enjoy the great outdoors. Many of the island's hotels are located on prime beachfront real estate.........[Read More]
Romantic Caribbean Cruises

Romantic Caribbean Cruises

Cruise ships may be the most romantic option for couples.cruise ship image by Nick Wade from Fotolia.comAnniversary celebrants, lovers and honeymooners flock to cruises as the most romantic vacation option. It is often the cruise's tangibles--onboard ambiance, personalization, and.........[Read More]
Beaches in Punta Cana, Dominican Republic

Beaches in Punta Cana, Dominican Republic

Enjoy your stay at Punta Cana.amanecer punta cana image by camilo montano from Fotolia.comIf you are visiting Punta Cana, chances are you are going there to spend some quality time on the beach. If lying around on the sand all day is your cup of tea, then you are all set. However, if you.........[Read More]
How to Tip in Cuba Resorts

How to Tip in Cuba Resorts

Just like in the United States, tipping is a form of income for individuals who work in the service industry in Cuba. Knowing the country's tipping etiquette before you check into your selected Cuban resort will help you avoid upsetting the locals and receiving poor service. Knowing at least a few w......[Read More]
Cruises From Fort Lauderdale to the Bahamas

Cruises From Fort Lauderdale to the Bahamas

Take a cruise from Fort Lauderdale to the Bahamas.cruise ship image by Kate Jones from Fotolia.comTake a trip to the Bahamas aboard a cruise from Fort Lauderdale. Some cruise lines offer trips to the Bahamas for seven, eight or 14 nights with stops throughout both the Eastern and Western.........[Read More]
Excursions at Grand Cayman Island

Excursions at Grand Cayman Island

Grand Cayman is much more than just a Caribbean beach.beach view, grand bahamas islands image by Albo from Fotolia.comGrand Cayman Island, a British crown colony in the western Caribbean, offers visitors the typical island fare: white sandy beaches, luxurious resorts and drinks in.........[Read More]