Sailing the Southern Caribbean from San Juan

Sailing the Southern Caribbean from San Juan

Sailing the Southern Caribbean from San Juan San Juan, Puerto Rico is a popular cruise port, not just as a port of call but also as an embarkation port too. It is the busiest cruise port outside of Miami in North America. Many cruise lines sail from here: luxury ones such as Windstar, Silversea, Azamara […]

Antigua – Luxury Destination

Antigua – Luxury Destination

Antigua is the larger of the Leeward Islands that comprise the country of Antigua and Barbuda in the Caribbean. An independent state since 1981, the country is promoted as a luxury destination to those seeking the warmth of the Caribbean sun and all the activities that accompany this tropical climate with its cooling tradewinds present […]

Our Discover Panama Tour, October 2014

Our Discover Panama Tour, October 2014

A Cruise Holidays of Topeka group escorted by Emma Warren. Here are some highlights of the tour: If you think this looks like a vacation you would enjoy, either the destination or a group tour or cruise to an exciting locale, contact Emma, or anyone of the other knowledgeable professionals, at Cruise Holidays of Topeka. […]

The Fortress City

The Fortress City

San Juan, Puerto Rico If you are cruising the southern Caribbean, chances are you may leave from this cruise port. No, it’s not in Florida, but on the island of the Commonwealth of Puerto Rico, a territory of, and protected by, United States. This cruise port is the city of San Juan, home to about […]

All That’s Sweet

 The Island of St.Kitts “Pass the sugar, please!” Years ago, the sugar used to sweeten your coffee, tea and baked goods could very well have come from the Caribbean, and specifically from a small volcanic island in the Leeward Islands called St.Kitts. Nowadays St Kitts with its capital town, Basseterre, is part of the federated […]

St. Lucia

St. Lucia

A Favourite Cruise Ship Destination One of the favourite island port of calls of cruise lines, St. Lucia in the Lesser Antilles is a small (200,000 plus square miles) island in the Eastern Caribbean. Covered in lush vegetation, hilly – volcanoes – it has a small native population of about 175,000 which swells with cruise […]