Duty-Free Shopping While on Caribbean Cruise: A Brief Guide to Island Best Buys

The Caribbean Basin Initiative (CBI) was conceived to strengthen the United States’ trade relations with countries in the Caribbean region. As a result, CBI countries have become havens of duty-free goods, a welcome addition to the Caribbean’s long-established appeal. This economic arrangement has since flooded the region with zero-levy goods, and presented Caribbean cruise travelers, […]

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 […]