Barbados Announces New Cruise Facility

Barbados announced plans this week to open a brand new $300 million cruise terminal in the capital city of Bridgetown. The two-year project will be spearheaded by Barbados Port Incorporated in a joint venture with a consortium comprising Barbadian company SMI Infrastructure Solutions Incorporated and Royal Caribbean Cruise Limited. A minimum of 200 jobs are […]

Expedition Cruise Ship to Sail Caribbean in 2013

For well traveled cruise passengers who want to explore the Caribbean on a National Geographic expedition  voyage – your ship has come in. In 2013 Lindblad Expeditions will introduce three seven-night sailings through the Lesser Antillies aboard the 58-guest tall ship Sea Cloud. The week-long cruise will explore Dominica, Iles des Saintes, St. Lucia and […]

Oceania Cruises’ Riviera Makes North American Debut in November

Riviera, Oceania Cruises’ newest ship in the upper-premium cruise segment, arrives at her homeport of Miami on November 29 for her inaugural winter season. Riviera will sail five Caribbean voyages over 12 departure dates featuring ports of calls from the exotic Eastern to the deep Southern Caribbean. Guests can enjoy the sun-drenched beaches, natural wonders […]

Popular cruise destination to host 2012 Caribbean Rum & Beer Festival

For the first time ever, the annual Caribbean Rum & Beer Festival will be held in Grenada. After two consecutive years in Barbados, the Festival is heading to the ‘Spice Isle’ to continue to raise the profile of the region’s diverse range of rum and beer beverages. The move to Grenada has been welcomed by […]