Charlotte Amalie, St. Thomas - Great place to shop downtown.
You won't get followed by people hounding you to shop.
Ft. Lauderdale (Port Everglades), Florida -
Philipsburg, St. Maarten - Went on an excursion to Orient Beach.
The beach was great and the buffet was awesome for lunch.
A few women came by to try to sell things.
They would leave you alone if you said no thank you.
Nassau, Bahamas - The Straw market has gone down hill.
A lot of junk from China.
We were asked to go down a seedy alley to look at fake purses.
We were probably asked 50 to 75 times to go on a tour or to buy something.
There were people trying to tie little bracelets on your arm and they tell you a sad story to get money.
I will never go back except to stay in a resort.
Allure of the Seas - If you like a more peaceful time when laying out in the sun, go to the solarium on the front of the ship.
There is a pool with fountains, hot tub, and a bar.
Ages 16 and up only.
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