Cruise and Beach Destinations
in the Caribbean, Mexico & Beyond

Swimming with Sea Turtles in Barbados

Barbados sea turtle
Swimming with sea turtles in Barbados is one the best snorkeling excursions in the Caribbean.

Best Times to Visit Belize

Belize natural beauty
The best times to visit Belize are three dry months early in the year. Beware June through November.

4 Seasons Attract 4 Visitor Types

Caribbean storm
The Caribbean has distinct seasons based on weather like any other place on the planet.

Costa Rica Weather in July

Costa Rica weather in July has heavy rains on the Pacific coast and even heavier rains on the Caribbean coast.

Best Beaches in Bermuda

Bermuda beaches Several good beaches are near the Bermuda cruise ports. One is walkable, the others are not.

Falmouth Cruise Port Guide

Falmouth cruise terminal Historic Falmouth Cruise Port is a 32-acre terminal and historical park on Jamaica's northern coast.

Puntarenas Cruise Port: Attractions, Beaches, Weather

Puntarenas aerial view Puntarenas is a common stop on Panama Canal cruises and an ideal ecotourism destination.

How to Choose an Alaska Cruise Line

Seabourn Quest Choosing an Alaska cruise line may seem daunting because more than 20 of them are available.

Harvest Caye Cruise Port Tips

Harvest Caye Belize Norwegian Cruise Line has a resort-style, private port of call on the Belize island of Harvest Caye.

How to Choose a Cruise Cabin

Cruise ship balcony Choosing the right cabin on a cruise ship is partly a matter of budget and partly a matter of location.

Halifax Canada Cruise Port Guide

Peggy's Cove Lighthouse The Halifax cruise port in Nova Scotia has several popular attractions for cruise visitors.

Clarkston River Cruise Port Guide

Hell's Canyon The small city of Clarkston, Washington, is a major port of call for Columbia and Snake river cruises.

What Does a Mexican Riviera Cruise Cost?

Cruise ship What does the typical Mexican Riviera cruise cost? We spent $1,552 on our seven-night trip.