Frommer's Caribbean Ports of Call

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John Wiley & Sons, Sep 16, 2010 - Travel - 384 pages
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Completely updated every other year, "Frommer's Caribbean Ports of Call" takes a fresh look at the most classic cruise destination. Our author, who has lived in Bonaire and Belize, and, hits all the highlights, from Cape Canaveral to Martinique. She's experienced all of the cruise lines inperson, and offers authoritative, candid reviews that will help you find the line and the itinerary that suit your tastes and budget. You'll also get up-to-the-minute coverage of shopping and nightlife in ports of embarkation as well as ports of call and in-depth coverage of local dining and excursions in various caribbean destinations. Frommer's Caribbean Ports of call offers advice on planning a successful cruise; and gives you the tools you need to experience the best of each destination you'll visit.

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Great Guide, Especially for First-Time Cruisers

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The guide was thourough but not arduous to read, and It was just published in Sept '06, so the info is all very up-to-date. My only complaint is that I wish they had more dining/food reccomendations, since that is one of the things I am most concerned with when I travel. ... Read full review


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About the author (2010)

Christina Paulette Colón's great passions in life are nature and travel. She has been everywhere from Borneo where she studied a critter called the civet to Belize where she did her master’s thesis in a jaguar preserve. With a Ph.D. in ecology, an MA in environmental education, and a string of publications, she is an academic, an educator, and an author. When not exploring tropical rainforests, coral reefs, or sandy beaches, she can be found exploring the wilder side of New York City, which she calls home. In addition to scientific, educational, and academic works, she has contributed to and authored numerous travel guides, including Frommer's Portable Aruba, Bonaire & Curaçao and Frommer’s Caribbean.

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