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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.
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U.S. Virgin Islands, Puerto Rico, St. Maarten: Nearly every cruise line sails these islands, See what's the best.
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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 ...
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Have been on the Royal several times and the biggest issue our group had was the lack of good service in the Symphony Dining Room. Several evenings were less than good. Our first night after we were seated it took 20 minutes for our water glasses ... Read more
We sailed on the Disney Fantasy recently...our 4th Disney Cruise in the last 3 years. In the past we have had magical times, but this time was a total disappointment. We were dealing with a totally different company. One that seemed to be much less ... Read more
January 31 – Feb 7, 2016. Ft. Lauderdale, Nassau, St. Thomas, St. Maarten, Ft. Lauderdale This is an amazing ship that never fails to impress with its seemingly endless amenities and technical sophistication. We traveled in a group of ... Read more
This was our first HAL cruise and we were pleased. The ship was decorated in subdued colors and was not "flashy". Service was excellent in the Vista dining room and food was a notch above Princess and Norwegian. Attentive wait staff, ... Read more
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This was our 18th cruise with RCI, and the Independence of the Sea's was great. We have sailed on her sister ship (Liberty of the Sea's) 3 times before and loved it. Being Diamond members boarding the ship was easy. Our balcony room was not ... Read more

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This is only my second cruise, first with Norwegian, and I have to say I was freaked out when I read all the negative reviews about this ship. Don't listen to them. If you're a decent person who isn't a rude, stuck up, wanna be rich snob you will ... Read more
This was our 10th cruise and the second on a Celebrity, Solstice class ship. The common areas are all beautiful and well laid out with comfortable seating in interesting spaces, like the library, card room, lounges, open deck areas, etc... Our ... Read more
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