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Cruises to the Southern Caribbean

Less visited than other areas in the region, the Southern Caribbean has expansive natural beauty and gorgeous scenery. Popular islands include the French West Indies (Martinique, Guadalupe and St. Bart's), lush St. Lucia, Dominica, and Grenada, and the sandy ABCs (Aruba, Bonaire and Curacao). With Barbados and Puerto Rico as main embarkation ports, your cruise vacation begins before you even board the ship.
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Aruba, Bonaire, Curacao and more: Learn about cruising the southern end of the Caribbean.
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Rain forest hikes, sunset sails: For shore excursions, the Southern Caribbean has it all.
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Need to relax? In Southern Caribbean, life centers around "liming" at the beach. Find out where.

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78% Loved It
Popular Itinerary:
San Juan -> St. Thomas -> Cruising -> Barbados -> St. Lucia -> St. Kitts -> St. Maarten -> San Juan
72% Loved It
Popular Itinerary:
San Juan -> St. Thomas -> Cruising -> Barbados -> St. Lucia -> St. Kitts -> St. Maarten -> San Juan
78% Loved It
Popular Itinerary:
San Juan -> Cruising -> Barbados -> St. Lucia -> Antigua -> St. Maarten -> St. Thomas -> San Juan
75% Loved It
Popular Itinerary:
San Juan -> St. Maarten -> St. Kitts -> Antigua -> St. Lucia -> Barbados -> Cruising -> San Juan
Antigua
Antiguans like to boast that they have 365 beaches -- one for each ...
Aruba
"One Happy Island." This, the official motto of Aruba, is plastered ...
Banana Coast (Trujillo)
If you're the type of cruise passenger who is looking for that ...
Barbados
Barbados -- or B'dos, as the locals abbreviate the name -- was a ...
Bequia
Deep in the Southern Caribbean is a tiny green island, just seven ...
Bonaire
Shy pink flamingoes, gentle sad-eyed donkeys and elusive sea horses ...
Curacao
The brightly hued island of Curacao, 42 miles east of Aruba, is part ...
Dominica
A visit to Dominica (pronounced Do-min-EE-kah) promises to be unlike ...
Grenada
To the uninitiated, the Southern Caribbean island of Grenada is ...
Martinique
Martinique is one of four islands in the Caribbean that's part of ...
Nevis
Nevis is often lumped together with nearby St. Kitts and there are ...
St. Barts
The island of St. Barts, known for its chic French ambience and ...
St. Lucia
Your first look at St. Lucia's lush coast from the deck of a cruise ...
St. Vincent
With little cruise traffic and only one all-inclusive resort, St. ...
After trying all the big Royal ships we decided to give the Jewel a spin. We loved the feel of the ship. It almost felt like the ship was empty at times, but it livened up at night and was full on the pool deck on the one sea day. We used ... Read more
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03/15
We were ready for a wonderful vacation and that's exactly what we experienced. It started right from the time we arrived at the peer and continued for the whole 13 days. What an experience we had a little bit of everything from snow on embankment ... Read more
We had heard so many negative things about the Quantum of the Seas before we left for our cruise, so we went on the cruise with an open mind and anticipating a good cruise. We were NOT disappointed! Quantum is a beautiful ship and very easy to ... Read more
03/15
This was our first time cruising with Royal Caribbean, and our fifth cruise, the other four being with Carnival. The ship was very nice, definitely more posh than the Carnival ships we have been on. Our balcony was small and very sheltered with ... Read more
03/15
We are from Ontario and my husband is a teacher so we tend to travel during March Break somewhere south. This is our 5th cruise and our second cruise aboard a Carnival ship. We traveled with two other couples. We landed in San Juan on the day of ... Read more
This was the third cruise that I have taken with my wife, and the first one that was booked more with her tastes in mind more than mine (the first two were Europe cruises more up to my liking, as she is a beach person and I am a sightseeing ... Read more
03/15
embarkation was a breeze. We were on the ship by 12:00. Ship was very crowded. This was a free cruise for us. We were in cabin 7293 balcony. Cabin felt smaller than other balcony cabins on other Carnival ships. But was doable! We picked any ... Read more
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