Beers of the Caribbean – Amstel Bright

Amstel Bright

I started my Beers of the Caribbean reviews last week with my review of Polar beer, which just happened to be the first picture I found. This week I bring you what had become my favorite beer in the Caribbean. Amstel Bright not to be confused with Amstel Light is a great crisp refreshing beer [...]

Xunantunich Ruins Excursion

View from top of El Castillo

We have been to Belize several times on Western Caribbean cruises out of Tampa, Fl. and without a doubt the best excursion is cave tubing. The last trip we took we decided to try out the Xunantunich Mayan ruins excursion and it was a close second to cave tubing. If you have already done the [...]

Hotel El Convento in San Juan, Puerto Rico Review

Hotel El Convento

I mentioned the Hotel El Convento in my what you should know about cruises from San Juan post a couple of months ago but I thought the greatness of this boutique hotel in San Juan deserved its own post. Having stayed there last year it is with out of the doubt one of the best [...]

Beers of the Caribbean – Polar Beer

Polar Beer Venezuela

So one of my favorite things to do when cruising the Caribbean is to sample some of the local beers. Because of that I thought it might be fun to put a little review of each on the site to keep track of along the way. I’m starting with Polar for no other reason than [...]

Top 10 Cruise Ports in America

Tampa Port

With cruise ships leaving from over 20 different cities in America including Alaska and Hawaii this list was harder to put together than I thought it would be. It also doesn’t help that I have not been able to personally visit many of the ports on the west coast (so sorry for the east coast [...]

Royal Caribbean Monarch of the Seas Review – Cabin 9504

Monarch (Medium)

Last week we decided to take a last minute cruise…as in we booked two days before it sailed. I would have liked to take a larger ship but due to the start of college football season we had to be back in time to watch our beloved Auburn Tigers play. This left us with only [...]