Grenada The Spice Isle

April 16, 2015 TravelAtWill 0

You Will Never Starve on Grenada The Spice Isle The next stop on our tour of the islands of the eastern Caribbean was Grenada. We were booked to do an 8 hour bus tour of Grenada. We wondered if there was really that much to see on Grenada – even […]

Colourful St Lucia

April 15, 2015 TravelAtWill 0

The Hills of Colourful St Lucia On the second half of our 26 day cruise, we were looking for adventure, so we booked a 4×4 tour of the colourful St Lucia island. While I had thought the jeep would be something we would drive ourselves, it turned out to be […]

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365 Antigua Caribbean and Atlantic Beaches

April 14, 2015 TravelAtWill 0

Antigua Caribbean and Atlantic Beaches – For Each Day of the Year! We travelled down the west side of the Caribbean as far as Cartagena on the first half of our cruise. This would be our first port on the second half of our 26 day cruise and we had picked […]

Cruising the Western Caribbean

April 11, 2015 TravelAtWill 0

14 Days On A Luxury Cruise Boat Cruising the Western Caribbean Our goal for this coldest winter ever was to escape south as often as we could manage. A mere few weeks after we returned from being in Bahamas for the month of February, we were packing again to head to […]

Colourful Cartagena

April 7, 2015 TravelAtWill 0

The Art and Beauty of Colourful Cartagena, Columbia A photo journal showing colourful Cartagena …. The furthest point south on our 26 day cruise was Cartagena, Columbia.  We were not sure what to expect but we were delighted by the colourful, very European city that we found. Everywhere we looked in […]

Running Through Cartagena

April 6, 2015 TravelAtWill 0

 Approaching Cartagena, Columbia By Cruise Ship The furthest point south on our 26 day cruise was to be Cartagena, Columbia! Looking out our front balcony on the cruise ship we could see the very modern skyline of Cartagena emerge. On one side you could see resort properties and on the […]

Panama Canal Atlantic To Pacific

April 5, 2015 TravelAtWill 0

Arriving In Colon, Panama We were excited that the next stop on our 26 day cruise was to be Panama. Costa Rica and Guatemala had provided us with interesting insights into Central America.  Our 6 hour tour of Panama for this day was along the Panama Canal Atlantic To Pacific and […]

Panama City Artists Paint The Streets

April 5, 2015 TravelAtWill 2

Panama Street Art A photo journal that show how Panama City artists paint the streets … One of our more anticipated excursions on this 26 day cruise was a trip from the Caribbean to the Atlantic along the Panama Canal.  We did not expect to find Panama City so enticing! Most […]

Guatemala Heart Of The Mayan World

April 1, 2015 TravelAtWill 0

Arriving in Santo Tomas, Guatemala Guatemala was to be our first exposure to Central America on this 26 day cruise. The captain expertly parallel parked the ship in the small fishing village of Santo Thomas. Our cruise ship was docked in a commercial port beside a massive ship loading nickel […]

Pulled Along On A Dive In Costa Maya

March 31, 2015 TravelAtWill 0

Dive In Costa Maya, Mexico at Mahahual Costa Maya in Mexico was an early stop on our 26 day cruise. We debated with ourselves and finally booked an excursion to dive in Costa Maya. We knew that scuba diving in Mexico was sometimes hit and miss. And we knew that scuba […]

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5 Cruise Planning Tips

March 20, 2015 TravelAtWill 0

Choosing To Cruise Again Updated:  Mid-cruise April 10/15 This would be our 4th cruise. Our first one was a kid-based trip to the Caribbean on a Carnival ship. It offered great and varied entertainment but we came away not sure if cruising was for us. When we started to plan a […]