Travel blogger Leanne recently sailed on board Nieuw Amsterdam to the Caribbean and wrote about her experience as a cruise newbie on her blog Travel with Leanne. Here’s her final entry. Enjoy! Did someone say swim-up bar? Welcome to the second stop on our Western Caribbean tour: Grand Turk, in the Turks & Caicos Islands!… read more of “Cruise Diary: At…”
Tag: Grand Turk
We woke early on Grand Turk morning – it was our first port day, and being a little bit crazy, we had booked ourselves for a very early shore excursion. After a lovely breakfast thanks to room service, we waited patiently for disembarkation to begin, then headed out, picking up beach towels as we passed… read more of “Cruise Diary: Scuba…”
Special thanks to HAL guest James Shugart for sending us these beautiful photos, especially the one of his daughter Haley, and note from his Caribbean cruise on board Noordam. We are having a great time so far on our 10-day Southern Caribbean cruise on board the Noordam! Let me start by saying who we are,… read more of “Kudos for Noordam…”
Tuesday was Grand Turk which I learned from my first visit via Eurodam means one thing: BEACH DAY. After a quick lido breakfast that consisted of some fruit and fresh squeezed OJ and some fresh salmon benedict we headed off the ship. We skipped all the shops and Margaritaville in favor of a couple lounge… read more of “DBA’s Cruise…”
During our Caribbean season we have visited the port of Grand Turk on a weekly basis. I have taken the chance to see more of the island and here are a few images I took.
Travel Journalist and co-creator of CruiseReport.com Chris Dikman recently sailed on Nieuw Amsterdam and sent us several cruise diaries from his voyage. Things were looking promising this morning as we sailed into Grand Turk. However, mother nature was not our friend, yet again. The Captain’s voice came over the PA around 8:45 a.m., telling us… read more of “Chris…”
DBA’s Cruise Log — Day 4: Grand Turk Evening and San Juan Good morning everyone from beautiful St. Thomas in the US Virgin Islands. First though, I’d like to cover the rest of our time in Grand Turk and the day in San Juan and my apologies that I did not find the time for… read more of “DBA’s Cruise…”