Originally posted by jeifi:
a number of ports we have never visited including cartagena colon limon puntarenas sanjuandelsur huatulco zihuatensjo can anyone give me the benefit of their experience regarding these ports or similar are they safe or best in groups what are the crime rates is there pressure to buy i would appreciate any info you can give me where on the internet can i get info on these ports or countries please help me .
For Cartegena & Colon I would do a ship's tour.
In Port Limon we did a private tour with "charlie Soto" had a great day also walked around the town without a problem
Puntarenas we walked along the beach front that is next to the dock & looked at the vendors stalls we also walked into town to the supermarket to get coffee to bring home
cannot help with the other ports
Alexandr Pushkin, Carnival-Holiday, HAL-(old)Westerdam, Orient lines-Marco Polo, Royal Olympic-Olympic, NCL-Dream, Dawn-Princess, ACCL-Grande Caribe, Oceania-Insignia (3), Regatta(4) Marina (1) St Lawrence Cruise Lines-Canadian Empress
Scenic River cruise June 11,2012