DIY Shore Excursions in Cozumel and Grand Cayman

Save money by easily doing your own shore excursions in  Cozumel and Grand Cayman The Carnival Paradise departing from the Port of Tampa does four and five day cruises and calls into Cozumel on the four day itinerary and adds Grand Cayman to the five day runs. Other cruise ships that include these two ports … Continue reading DIY Shore Excursions in Cozumel and Grand Cayman

Snorkeling off Corona Beach, Cozumel, Mexico: The Underwater Shots

Underwater shots of Snorkeling at Corona Beach, Cozumel, Mexico I have already done a full day itinerary for a DIY shore excursion when I took these pictures. You can find the full story on Cozumel here. Sometimes we take an underwater camera when we travel and sometimes we forget them. This time we were lucky … Continue reading Snorkeling off Corona Beach, Cozumel, Mexico: The Underwater Shots

Cruise Ship Review: Carnival Paradise

First Carnival Cruise since 2007: Review of the Carnival Paradise If you've cruised before you've heard the jokes about Carnival.  And even if you haven't cruised, you've probably heard them.  I personally hadn't ever had any issues with any Carnival cruise I'd taken over the years.  I know people aren't taking the cruise to listen … Continue reading Cruise Ship Review: Carnival Paradise

Beach, Snorkeling and Town visit to Cozumel Mexico on your own

One inexpensive shore excursion you can do on your own: Cozumel, Mexico As with past posts, this is to provide you with all you need to know to do a cheap shore excursion on your own in port.  Many cruise ships call in to Cozumel.  The last time we visited there we did a round … Continue reading Beach, Snorkeling and Town visit to Cozumel Mexico on your own

Cruise Ship Review: Norwegian Pearl

Norwegian Pearl Review This review is on a seven day sailing from Miami to Great Stirrup Cay, Ocho Rios, George Town, and San Miguel de Cozumel that took place 16th December 2012. It is always nice to know what background a reviewer has had so let me say I've cruised on Carnival, Holland, Royal, Costa … Continue reading Cruise Ship Review: Norwegian Pearl