St John’s, Antigua Port Guide

Amid the beautiful Caribbean sea lies the gorgeous island of Antigua. Surrounded by 95 miles of coastline Antigua is the place to go to soak up some of the best Caribbean beaches – there’s even 365 of them – one for each day of the year! The nearby sister island Barbuda is just as stunning. […]

Basseterre, St Kitts Port Guide

St Kitts

The island of St Kitts is just simply stunning – full of sandy beaches, sugar cane fields, volcanic peaks and lush green rainforest it really is one of nature’s finest. It covers only 68 square miles but packs punch with all it has to offer. The capital of St Kitts is Basseterre which is located […]

Philipsburg, St Maarten Port Guide

Philipsburg, St Maarten Port

The beautiful island of St Maarten is 37 square miles and is divided into two nations – the Dutch side and the French side. The capital of the island is Philipsburg and its port is one of the busiest ports in the Caribbean. The Dutch side of the island is busier and better developed and […]

Marella Discovery Ship Guide

Marella Discovery Ship

The Marella Discovery is part of the Tui Marella fleet and the sister ship to the Marella Discovery 2. The passenger ship was built back in 1996 and had a major refurbishment in 2016. Before becoming the Marella Discovery the ship sailed as Royal Caribbean’s Splendour of the Seas. She made her maiden voyage as […]

Road Town, British Virgin Islands Port Guide

Road Town, British Virgin Islands

Road Town, located in Tortola, is the capital city of the wonderfully stunning British Virgin Islands (BVI). The harbour of Road Town is really beautiful and displays busy marine life and international tourism. It’s a stunning horseshoe-shaped harbour with a wonderful tropical climate. The name ‘Road Town’ comes from the nautical term “the roads” – […]

Bridge Town, Barbados Port Guide

Barbados is of course located in the stunning Caribbean and is a popular tourist destination for those seeking sun, sand and a taste of the Caribbean. The island is known for being very British and you can often see cricket matches taking place and can enjoy an English afternoon tea too! A home from home […]

Zadar, Croatia Port Guide

You’ll find Zadar port in the beautiful Meditteranean country of Croatia; a country we are aching to visit  According to Wikipedia, Zadar is the oldest inhabited Croatian city which explains its vast amount of culture and history on offer. Zadar is located in Dalmatia which is the coastal region of Croatia. With it welcoming an […]

Santa Cruz, Tenerife Port Guide

Santa Cruz is home to Tenerife’s main cruise port which also happens to be the Canary Islands’ largest cruise port. The port is largely used as a principal homeport with many cruises departing and / or finishing in Santa Cruz. This all makes sense given the island of Tenerife is the largest island in the […]

Las Palmas, Gran Canaria Port Guide

The Santa Catalina cruise terminal in Las Palmas, Gran Canaria is a large, busy port with many cruise lines and ships regularly docking here. Read on for our top recommendations to things to see and do when visiting Las Palmas. Las Palmas is a relatively large city and has around 380,000 inhabitants. It is the […]

Arrecife, Lanzarote Port Guide

When docking in Arrecife,  the capital of the Spanish island Lanzarote, you will be greeted with a huge choice of things to do and places to visit. Popular with tourists this holiday port has around 57,000 residents and has a real cosmopolitan and laid back vibe. Whether you’re visiting to head to the beach, take […]