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Old 02-14-2007, 05:11 PM
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Traveling mid July on Glory to Western Carribean. Not sure whether to book excursions through Carnival or other companies I researched on the web, like Shore Trips, Coral Breeze, NCQadventure tours. What excursions do you recommend?
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Old 02-16-2007, 02:31 PM
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Tell us which ports you're visiting
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Old 02-24-2007, 02:06 PM
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We enjoyed Dunns River Falls. We did not realize we could've gotted a cheap taxi ride there and paid I believe $5 or $10. Instead we booked an $80 boat/snorkel/Dunns River Falls excursion. Ouch! That was our first cruise!
Bring a waterproof camera. They do have lockers there for a couple of bucks. The water is cold. Bring your own $5 walmart slip on water shoes.
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Old 02-28-2007, 05:46 AM
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I found booking excursion with private tour companies on line is better that booking the ship tours. Ship tours will cost more and seems to be over crowed.

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Old 02-28-2007, 09:12 AM
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We have done both through the line and on-line with other venders. Our favorite is Shore-trips.com. We have been thrilled with them.
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Old 04-01-2007, 04:18 PM
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We almost always use independent operators that have been recommended by other cruisers. If you are going to Grand Cayman, I highly recommend the Buccaneerfor a great excursion to Stingray City. We LOVED this excursion! The timing was perfect, and we got to go to 3 stops. Also, there weren't a lot of people on our excursion! Check out my photos to see some of the fun we had.

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