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Best Snorkeling and Diving Cozumel Tours to Book

Snorkeling and Diving Cozumel Tours

For many people, one of the most important things to do in Cozumel is get in the water as quickly as possible, whether attached to a scuba tank or sporting snorkel gear. And, this is not surprising. Rivaling Grand Cayman, Belize and Roatan, some of the very best underwater experiences

5 Best Santo Tomas Guatemala Tours for Adventure Seekers

Santo Tomas Guatemala Tours

Santo Tomas de Castilla has only recently become a port stop on itineraries for Western Caribbean cruises, as the port town was devoted solely to industry prior to 2004. With so little time to prepare for boatloads of tourists, there are fewer excursion opportunities in Santo Tomas than in other parts of the Caribbean. Additionally, the area is not touristy and a single makeshift warehouse market is all that welcomes guests getting off the ships.

Top 10 Things to Do in Limon Costa Rica Cruise Port

Things to Do in Limon Costa Rica

Although Puerto Limon in Costa Rica is becoming a more and more popular stop on the itineraries of many Western Caribbean cruises, the port city itself has not yet become a touristy and busy center of activity. But, the lack of roadside stands and aggressive port hagglers is actually welcomed by many, and the stop tops the best lists of many travelers here thanks to the beautiful, unspoiled landscape that the country has to offer.

5 Best Belize Cruise Excursions for Adventure Seekers

Belize Cruise Excursions

Given the exotic and lush landscapes found in Belize, it is no wonder that the area is known as a haven for adventure seekers. Over one fifth of the land here is dedicated to natural reserves, and the conservation efforts in place by the Country of Belize ensure that whether you are a repeat visitor or a first time adventurer, you will be surrounded by tranquil and stunning scenery and encounter the animal inhabitants that call the dense forests and clear waters home.

Top 10 Ocho Rios Tours Not to Miss!

Ocho Rios Tours

A hallmark of Western Caribbean cruises is an abundance of tours and excursions awaiting weary boat riders once they step off their ships at the pier. Known for its charming and relaxed atmosphere and exotic landscape, Jamaica provides the perfect environment for many historical, natural and adventure tours. From interacting with local wildlife to learning more about the island and its inhabitants, there is something for everyone to do in Ocho Rios, one of the most popular ports in Jamaica.

5 Best Roatan Cruise Excursions for Adventure Seekers

Roatan Cruise Excursions

Roatan is a long skinny island located north of Honduras mainland that has become a popular port point for many Western Caribbean cruises. In fact, the cruise lines have invested large amounts of money here to ensure that visitors can make the most of their cruise to Roatan. There are many activity offerings on the island, ranging from educational eco tours to outdoor activities that take advantage of the region’s lush and tropical surroundings.

5 Best Cozumel Cruise Excursions for Adventure Seekers

Cozumel Cruise Excursions

While some find cruising on the open water the best part of their vacations, others instead find exciting port activities the true icing on the cake. Cruises to Cozumel are known for excursions, and there are numerous activities that are ideally suited for guests of all ages, skill levels and interest sets. But, for the true adventurer, Cozumel cruise excursions do not fail to disappoint in terms of daring, adrenaline pumping endeavors and from exploring the jungle to reaping the plentiful bounty of the high seas, and cruising adventure seekers will find more than enough to do during their brief stays in Cozumel.

5 Best Progreso Cruise Excursions for Adventure Seekers

Progreso Cruise Excursions

Progreso is a small port city located on the tip of the Yucatan peninsula along the waters of the Gulf of Mexico. The area is only beginning to cater to tourists aboard Western Caribbean cruises, thanks to the construction of what has been dubbed the longest ship pier in the world, designed to circumvent the limestone formations that litter the coast of this part of Mexico. Here at the pier, cargo ships and cruise ships drop people off and pack goods on, and cruise ship tourists hop aboard shuttles to whisk them away to the tiny town of Progreso.

5 Best Belize Shore Excursions for Families with Kids

Belize Shore Excursions

Belize is quickly becoming one of the most popular stops on Western Caribbean cruises porting here because the area has so much to offer travelers visiting the area. There are many things to do in Belize that take advantage of the area’s incredible ecological and biological diversity and there is truly something here for every vacationer. From the dense forests that cover a majority of the country’s nine thousand square miles, to the interesting caves and falls dotting the landscape, to the clear sea waters teeming with life, every interest can be touched upon in Belize.

Best Snorkeling and Diving Grand Cayman Tours to Book

Grand Cayman Tours

The warm waters off the Caribbean Sea make snorkeling and scuba some of the most popular activities for guests aboard Western Caribbean cruises. Porting offers visitors to the area an opportunity to get off the ship’s deck and on to terra firma, only to leave again and head straight to the water for a chance to see some of the area’s exotic and colorful sea life and beautiful and abundant corals.