PORTS

PORT CANAVERAL, FLORIDA

Port Canaveral, FL is about an hour's drive east of Orlando, two hours from Tampa and two and a half hours from Jacksonville. Tallahassee is just under five hours to the north. Port Canaveral is the closest city to Disney World and the other theme parks in Orlando and is next to Cape Canaveral Kennedy Space Center. A wide variety of activities are available near the port, including several miles of beaches and parks, boating, fishing, shopping, and several restaurants.

Language: English         Currency: US dollar (US$) 

ST. MAARTEN

 

Flying two flags, this island is half-French and half-Dutch. Cruise ships more commonly call on the Dutch side of St. Maarten, known for its shop-lined, narrow lanes and daytime casinos. Island tours, cruising on an America's Cup yacht and snorkeling excursions are offered in Philipsburg. Golfers should check out Mullet Bay.

 

Language: Dutch          Currency: Euro (EUR), US dollar (US$)

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ST. KITTS

 

St. Kitts is home to some of the best examples of West Indian architecture, all of which is set amid a dramatically beautiful landscape. The best shore excursion is a well-organized island tour, featuring a visit to the 17th-century British fortress at Brimstone Hill and the sites of the capital. The beaches here are magnificent, including Friar's Bay, which opens to the Atlantic and the Caribbean.

 

Language: English          Currency: Eastern Caribbean Dollar (XCD), US dollar (US$)

SAN JUAN, PUERTO RICO

 

Old San Juan is rich in Spanish tradition, with cobblestone streets and colonial architecture. This part of the Puerto Rican city is easily seen on foot, and cruise passengers can shop for handcrafted works or relax in a shaded park. New San Juan is distinctly elegant with lavish resorts, great restaurants, and grand casinos. Visitors in the national forest system. Adventurous travelers will want to partake in a deep-sea fishing, snorkeling or diving excursion.

 

Language: English/Spanish          Currency: US dollar (US$)

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GRAND TURK, TURKS AND CAICOS ISLANDS

 

This small island, only six miles long and three miles wide, provides all the activities sun lovers need. Spend time scuba diving, horseback riding on the beach, playing golf or whale watching (in season).

 

Language: English          Currency: US dollar (US$)

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