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Cruises to the Eastern Caribbean

Your first Caribbean cruise is likely to visit the islands of the Eastern Caribbean, which includes the U.S. Virgin Islands, the British Virgin Islands, St. Maarten and Puerto Rico. Enjoy shopping in popular ports such as St. Thomas, or explore Spanish history in old San Juan. And of course, there are plenty of places for beach bums to grab sun and a cocktail.
Eastern Caribbean Cruise Basics Eastern Caribbean Cruise Basics
U.S. Virgin Islands, Puerto Rico, St. Maarten: Nearly every cruise line sails these islands, See what's the best.
Best Eastern Caribbean Shore Excursions Best Eastern Caribbean Shore Excursions
Skip shopping and crowded beaches: the Eastern Caribbean also offers more authentic thrills.
Best Beaches: Eastern Caribbean Best Beaches: Eastern Caribbean
Popular public beach or tawny spit of sand: Here are 9 places from Bahamas to St. Maarten to get a jump on your tan.

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76% Loved It
Popular Itinerary:
Miami -> Half Moon Cay -> Cruising -> St. Thomas -> San Juan -> Grand Turk -> Cruising -> Miami
95% Loved It
Popular Itinerary:
Port Canaveral (Orlando) -> Cruising -> Cruising -> Tortola -> St. Thomas -> Cruising -> Castaway Cay -> Port Canaveral (Orlando)
84% Loved It
Popular Itinerary:
Port Canaveral (Orlando) -> CocoCay -> Cruising -> St. Thomas -> St. Maarten -> Cruising -> Cruising -> Port Canaveral (Orlando)
Amber Cove
Amber Cove, a new $85 million port purposely developed for cruise ...
Grand Turk
In many Caribbean ports, active excursions such as zip-lining, ...
Jost Van Dyke
Part of the British Virgin Islands, Jost (pronounced Yost) Van Dyke ...
Key West
Key West, the southernmost city in the continental U.S., is the last ...
La Romana (Casa de Campo)
La Romana ranks as the Dominican Republic's youngest, smallest and ...
Samana and Cayo Levantado
The Dominican Republic lies on the eastern side of Hispaniola, an ...
San Juan
As an anchor on Eastern and Southern Caribbean itineraries -- not to ...
St. Croix
The largest of the U.S. Virgin Islands, St. Croix is perhaps the ...
St. John (U.S.V.I.)
Less is more on St. John. It's the smallest, quietest, least ...
St. Kitts
In 1493, Christopher Columbus was allegedly so smitten with this ...
St. Maarten
St. Maarten is busier than ever, as cruise lines call on Philipsburg ...
St. Martin
Perhaps the most oft-quoted bit of Caribbean cruise port trivia is ...
St. Thomas
If you cruise regularly to the Caribbean, chances are you'll end up ...
Tortola
Tortola and most of the British Virgin Islands are mountainous, and ...
Virgin Gorda
Virgin Gorda ranks as a popular cruise destination because of its ...
P & Oh dear!!! maynich
12/15
After 15 cruises with Celebrity, Royal Caribbean, Princess and even Thomson I feel that I have something to compare this cruise with. As we had done a cruise in September with Ventura but had already booked the New Year Cruise we were very aware ... Read more
This was our second cruise, our first was with Princess. The Good: *Entertainment is amazing and the shows are top notch, best I've seen on and off cruise ships. *Punchliner Comedy Club (18+) was amazing, we never missed the adult shows ... Read more
This was our second cruise with NCL. Our daughter is a perfectly healthy 3 yrs old. She can swim on her own (we always watch thought) and is fairly accomplished on the trampoline but height, weight and age restrictions prohibited using any of ... Read more
Pleasantly surprised disneylover89
08/15
We had 2 balcony rooms with connecting balconies. Our rooms were clean and well maintained. Bathroom is old but clean. We did have the old TV's but they worked better than the TV's in the pre-cruise hotel in Miami we stayed at and they were on a ... Read more
My family of four just returned from our cruise. Our experience was good, but not great. The last time we cruised was two years ago with Carnival. Overall Carnival surpassed our expectations. For the extra fees, we were disappointed in Royal ... Read more
08/15
This is my boyfriend and I's second cruise, we sailed on Royal Caribbean about 6 months ago. I heard good things about Norwegian so I thought I'd give it a try. Negatives - Okay first off, the service of the staff is HORRIBLE! The employee's ... Read more
08/15
We sailed on the Getaway from 8/15/2015 to 8/22/2015. My second cruise, and first cruise with Norwegian. I was with my husband and 18 year old son. First of all, if you do go on this ship you must book the Haven. Without this, our cruise would ... Read more
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