Category: Caribbean

Mission accomplished – last delivery of aid arrives to Haiti from Cruise 4 Haiti voluncruise

Cruise 4 Haiti volunteer outreach cruise on Royal Caribbean’s Liberty of the Seas delivers final shipment of aid. After many hundreds of hours of work – mission accomplished! This morning the remaining 5 pallets of donated items for the “For Haiti With Love” orphanage have been delivered to the Royal Caribbean site in Labadee, Haiti. […]

Labadee, Haiti

Labadee, Haiti Cruise4Haiti group arrives in Haiti Today our Cruise4Haiti voluncruise will make our final port call in Labadee, Haiti. Royal Caribbean International’s Liberty of the Seas will arrive in Labadee around 11:00 a.m. today, November 19, 2010. Our group consists of 31 people traveling to research outreach projects that can be developed for Airline […]

Day at Sea and Site Visit on St. Maarten

Our volunteer cruise continues…. by Little Cruise Buzz My second sea day was spent learning, planning, and promoting. At our first session, Eva Dehart, the founder of For Haiti with Love, spoke to us about her program. Nancy Schretter, from Family Travel Network, talked about voluntourisim and what a difference we were making. We also […]

Cruise port review St. Maarten or St. Martin

Visiting St. Maarten/St. Martin is a popular port call on Eastern Caribbean cruise itineraries. It is an eastern Caribbean island divided between two sovereign states, France and the Netherlands, with an unpoliced border cutting through its southern portion, allowing you to sunbathe in the French St. Martin in the afternoon, and stroll over to dine […]

Regent Seven Seas Cruises Navigator fresh new look debuts in the Caribbean

The much anticipated, stem-to-stern refurbishment of the 490-guest Seven Seas Navigator is set to debut on a New Year’s Caribbean voyage, departing Fort Lauderdale on December 28. With one of the highest space ratios in the cruise industry, the intimate, all-suite ship is considered to be one of the most luxurious afloat. Regent Seven Seas Cruises is […]