New Orleans, Louisiana - Cruise part parking is very expensive. There's plenty to do nearby before boarding. I didn't like the 10 hours cruising down the Mississippi before reaching the gulf. Embarking was very slow but debarkation was very fast.
Half Moon Cay, Bahamas (Private Island) - One of my favorite places ever! Not a lot of things to do so it's easy to relax! You can't imagine how pretty the water is until you see it! The sand looks and feels like you're walking on baby powder. I can't wait to go back!
Grand Turk Island - One of my very favorite ports ever! For such a small island, there's plenty to do! After scuba diving, I met up with friends at Margaritaville. The pool is awesome and I would love to have tried the flow rider. I can't wait to go back!
Oranjestad, Aruba - I used to think that I did not want to ever go to Aruba because of the way they handled the Natalie Holloway case. I'm glad I went because I loved that place! The scuba diving was good but nothing spectacular by any means. Their water sports were phenomenal! The young man that gave me fly boarding lessons had me proficient enough to do tricks at the end of our 30 minutes. Their local restaurants were awesome also. I highly recommend this port!!!
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