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Norwegian Getaway

January 2015 - Norwegian Getaway to Caribbean - Eastern

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Nassau, Bahamas - Have also been here several times and almost didn't get off. But it was a cloudy, windy day so we couldn't' really enjoy the ships pool etc. so we got off to see what we could do. We took another tour, but it was in a regular van, we were packed in with 12 people and the sights were nothing to write about. Sadly this island has poverty issues which are all around. The stop at a chocolate factory, was for 10 minutes in the chocoloate store . the next stop was the rum factory, which was the best part of the tour. About 20 minutes - but a very nice place, and they did take us around and tell the history of the factory. The rest of the tour was driving around-. Would really recommend staying on the ship if you have a nice sunny day!
Charlotte Amalie, St. Thomas - Have been here several times so we took a tour of the island (not a ship excursion) and we enjoyed the 2+ hr. tour as it went around the entire island.
Philipsburg, St. Maarten - we walked to the town of Phillipsburg and shopped, then taxied to Marigot to see the French side. We felt we must have missed something there---the area we were dropped off at really was your basic tourist trap -with a typical market selling island fare, and a few restaurants. we had asked our waitress if there was another area to see but she said no. so we were not impressed with this area. we then took at taxi to Orient Beach. It was very crowded, and a fair amount of seaweed on the beach. We had expected it to be a prettier beach. Still enjoyed having some beach time!

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