Holland America Line has received approval to begin sailing to Cuba from Fort Lauderdale, Florida, starting with the Dec. Depending on the departure day, cruises include the Cuba ports, as well as a combination of Caribbean ports, including Amber Cove, Dominican Republic; Belize City, Belize; Costa Maya and Cozumel, Mexico; George Town, Grand Cayman; Grand Turk, Turks and Caicos; Key West, Florida; and Montego Bay, Jamaica.
Typically departing from Vancouver, British Colombia, cruises normally last a minimum of a week taking in the Inside Passage and go to places like Icy Strait Point, Skagway, Juneau, Ketchikan, and take in impressive glaciers like the Hubbard Glacier.
The Bahamas cruises take you to a trip full of amusements, and every stop is a possibility to enjoy many great adventures; if you don’t want to lie relaxed on the white sands of the beach, you can practice adventure water sports like snorkelling, diving and windsailing.
On board, the Cuba experience will be enhanced through the line’s Explorations Central, or EXC, program, featuring EXC Guides who will bring the destination to life through presentations and EXC Talks that will enable guests to deepen their understanding of the Caribbean’s largest island.
Due to its proximity to the UK, easy access with cruises from Southampton and the possibility of shorter durations, Mediterranean cruises are an excellent choice for people wanting to introduce themselves to the whole concept of cruising on a first time cruise and indeed are ideal if you are not keen on flying to meet your cruise ship.