Your cruise will take you on a leisurely tour through the Caribbean Sea, stopping at numerous ports, each with their own story and unique offering. Launch your adventure from flamboyant Miami on the south-eastern tip of Florida in the US. Continue to the tropical paradise of Gustavia in St. Barts, and St. Johns in Antigua. San Juan in Puerto Rico has a rich history waiting to be discovered. Labadee in Hispaniola lures cruisers to its gorgeous shores, while Basterre in St. Kitt’s promises a lush tropical Eden.
Sway to irresistible Latin beats in the glitzy bars, clubs and beaches of fabulous Miami. This fiery melting pot of cultures located in the US gets an honorary spot on the itinerary with its with its Art Deco design, neon nightlife and sun-kissed beaches galore. Beyond its dazzlingly blue bay, Gustavia in St. Barts is a tropical paradise defined by French flair due to a long history of colonisation. Cosmopolitan St. Johns, the capital city of Antigua, includes a number of interesting forts and museums, plus the only rum distillery on the island. Cricket a big deal here, so be sure to visit the stadium too. San Juan, Puerto Rico’s festive capital, celebrates over 5 centuries with exceptional museums, art galleries and historic sites. Not to mention the hottest night clubs, restaurants, boutiques and lounges.
Jerk chicken, steak, pork and seafood are the main event on the Caribbean menu. This distinctive blend of spices adds to the smoky flavour of grills and barbeques, often served with plantains, chickpeas, okra and sweet potatoes. Don’t forget to try the key lime pie and barbecued ribs with guava sauce. Rum cocktails on the beach are also a must.
Take a scenic paddle in search of manatees and alligators in Miami, then salsa the night away in Little Havana. Head to the private resort of Labadee, where pristine waters, palm-fringed beaches and plenty of water sports await. Gaze at the impressive white baroque towers of the St. John’s Cathedral in Antigua’s capital. Then zip line through a lush forest teeming with chittering monkeys or snorkel amongst colourful corals and sea life in stunning Basterre in St. Kitts.