October 2016

Monthly Archives

  • The Ruff Tuff Guide To The Blue Mountains

    This Real Jamaica article serves as a useful travel guide for those looking to explore the beautiful Blue Mountains of Jamaica. With the Blue Mountain and John Crow National Park recently anointed a World Heritage Site by UNESCO, the area is rapidly enhancing its offerings for eco-tourism and culturally-driven tourism initiatives. The adventure lies far […]

  • Disney Cruise Line Adds Bonaire to 2018 Itineraries

    October 28, 2016 By: Newswire Photo by Disney Cruise Line Disney Cruise Line has announced the newest addition to its Caribbean itineraries for 2018: Bonaire. Limited-time engagements in Puerto Rico and California will also offer Disney Cruise guests the opportunity to visit port of calls in the Caribbean, Bahamas and Mexican Riviera from […]

  • Carnival Cruise Line Offers South Pacific Itineraries for Halloween 2017

    October 26, 2016 By: Newswire Carnival Cruise Line is planning a “South Pacific Spooktacular” for 2017 with both of its local ships offering Halloween cruises to the islands of New Caledonia. The Carnival Spirit will spend Halloween 2017 at Maré Island (within the Loyalty Islands) while the Carnival Legend will be in the Island of […]

  • Inside Look at the New Hilton Garden Inn Waikiki Beach Hotel

    October 19, 2016 By: Joe Pike Views of Honolulu from our room on the 18th floor of the Hilton Garden Inn Waikiki Beach hotel. // Photo by Joe Pike HONOLULU, Hawaii — For the business traveler who is less interested in bells and whistles and more focused on the bare necessities, we highly […]

  • You Teach – I Listen (3/3)

    Through Johannes and the Real Jamaica network I got within four weeks much deeper into the Jamaican culture than, I would guess, other people who travel on their own. I thought I could share some of my gained knowledge as well as the feelings that I got while travelling through the island and staying in […]

  • MSC Cruises Hosts 3rd Annual Travel Agent Roadshow Series

    October 21, 2016 By: Newswire MSC Cruises is continuing its series of “Serving You” Roadshows for travel agents, recently hosting simultaneous events in Baltimore, MD, and Miami, FL, October 20.  MSC Cruises executives were present at both events with Rick Sasso, chairman of MSC Cruises, and Roberto Fusaro, president of MSC Cruises, attending and speaking […]

  • CNN Pundit, Carnival Corp. CEO: CruiseOne, Dream Vacations Conference Speakers

    October 20, 2016 By: Newswire Carnival Corp. President and CEO Arnold Donald Cruises Inc., CruiseOne and Dream Vacations have announced that during their 2016 National Conference onboard Carnival Vista, Arnold Donald, president and CEO of Carnival Corporation and plc, along with CNN commentator Mel Robbins, will serve as keynote speakers. Returning for a […]

  • This Week in Cruise: Lines Announce More New Cruise Ships

    October 17, 2016 By: Adam Leposa Major cruise lines continued to roll out plans for new cruise ships this week. Here’s the latest.  Norwegian Cruise Line announced plans for a new ship, the Norwegian Bliss, custom-built for Alaska cruises and set to debut in 2018.  The third ship in the line’s Breakaway-Plus class, Norwegian Bliss […]

  • Moving to Jamaica: 9 tips you need to know!

    I visited Jamaica in November 2013 for the first time and now it’s become home… Fast forward to April 2016 and it’s been just a little over six months since I made the big move to Jamaica and because I get so many requests from foreigners who, just like me, contemplate the idea of moving […]