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Cruises to the Western Caribbean

If you're looking for adventure, the Western Caribbean should be your choice. Visit ancient ruins near Cozumel and Progreso in Mexico, snorkel around the reefs in Belize or Roatan, Honduras; or simply soak up the sun in the Cayman Islands and Jamaica.
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The Western Caribbean offers sun and surf, ancient civilizations and eco-oriented adventures. Here's what you need to know.
Extraordinary Excursions: Western Caribbean Extraordinary Excursions: Western Caribbean
Whee! Whether you're on a zipline or tubing through a cave, the Western Caribbean has excitement aplenty.
Best Beaches: Western Caribbean Best Beaches: Western Caribbean
Fantasizing about breeze-blown beaches and bone-white sands? From Montego Bay to Mexico, here are eight "shore" bets.

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74% Loved It
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New Orleans -> Cruising -> Cozumel -> Progreso -> Cruising -> New Orleans
79% Loved It
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Galveston -> Cruising -> Progreso -> Cozumel -> Cruising -> Galveston
72% Loved It
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Miami -> Key West -> Cozumel -> Cruising -> Miami
72% Loved It
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Galveston -> Cruising -> Cozumel -> Belize City -> Roatan -> Cruising -> Cruising -> Galveston
79% Loved It
Popular Itinerary:
Galveston -> Cruising -> Cruising -> Montego Bay -> Grand Cayman -> Cozumel -> Cruising -> Galveston
Belize City
Bordering on Mexico, Guatemala and the Caribbean, Belize is the ...
Costa Maya
If you build it, they will come. Costa Maya, located on a peninsula ...
Cozumel
Although Cozumel is Mexico's largest Caribbean island (and its most ...
Falmouth
Nearly four years in the making, Jamaica's fourth and newest cruise ...
Grand Cayman
Imagine the stereotypical cruise port -- one with white-sand beaches, ...
Havana
Read our slideshow, Postcards from a Cuba Cruise Cuba's capital ...
Montego Bay
The north coast town of Montego Bay makes for a very lively and ...
Ocho Rios
Ocho Rios, affectionately referred to as "Ochi" by the locals, is ...
Playa del Carmen (Calica)
Just 10 years ago Playa del Carmen was referred to as a sleepy little ...
Progreso
Progreso, located on the northwest coast of Mexico's Yucatan ...
Roatan
Imagine a place where lobster is a common lunch fare, traffic lights ...
Santiago de Cuba
With 1.2 million inhabitants, Santiago de Cuba is the country's ...
Up until this point, I had only cruised with Carnival. I have had some good experiences, and others that have been not-so-good. This 6-day cruise aboard Carnival Conquest was flawless. From the service to the food to the deck layout to, well, ... Read more
Embarkation was pretty easy. We had a balcony room, was spacious enough and kept very clean by steward. We had a room that had an adjoining door to another cabin....could hear every single word they were saying easily. Was like having a curtain, not ... Read more
First of all, let me just say that we loved this trip, loved the ship (for the most part), but learned a couple of things we want to share. My wife and I are in our early 50’s and have traveled a fair amount but we are not experienced ... Read more
Smooth Sailing! Thanatos340
02/15
My better half and I took our first cruise on the Carnival Elation out of new Orleans. It was an overall great experience. We are from Atlanta and decided to fly into New Orleans a few days before the Sailing in order to enjoy the City for a few ... Read more
02/15
This was my first cruise, so I do not have any comparisons. I was very impressed by the Independence of the Seas. It is an absolutely beautiful ship and I was amazed how spotless clean it was at all times throughout our trip. I had gone up to the ... Read more
This was my very first cruise ever and I had already heard great things about Norwegian so I was excited. This was for my Mother's 60th birthday and we had a blast. There was never a dull moment and my Mom, daughter, daughter's boyfriend, and my ... Read more
This was our 4th cruise, 2 on Carnival and 1 on Celebrity and I have to say overall I would only rate the NCL experience as “good”. There was nothing bad about the trip, but nothing wowed us and nothing would encourage me to pick another ... Read more
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