The Ultimate Guide to Cruising the Caribbean

Honeymoons & Destination Weddings
Caribbean Honeymoon Cruises

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Narrowing down your dream honeymoon destination is a task (albeit, a fun one!) that's best to check off your to-do list well before your wedding. But if you're at a stalemate trying to pick between multiple Caribbean locales, then consider a cruise. Today's cruise lines offer world-class dinning, high-end accommodations, and the ability to visit several destinations without having to book another flight. We've compiled an all-inclusive guide to cruising the Caribbean with ease. From where to stay the night before your ship departs (hint: we recommend the Ritz-Carlton if your port is popular Fort Lauderdale) to how to spend your days at sea, we've got all the tips you'll need to ensure your cruise honeymoon is picture perfect.

A Caribbean cruise is ideal for honeymooners thanks to their all-inclusive rates, which means you won't have to tote cash or credit cards around the ship. Plus, you'll be able to appropriately budget for your post-wedding getaway far in advance. You can also book on-board spa treatments, lounge poolside, and visit some of the most spectacular islands by day. Remember to pick a cruise liner that hits at least a few of the following: St. Barts, Antigua, St. Lucia, and Grenada, along with the other more popular Caribbean locales. We've even created a handy guide for what to pack for your cruise, so you'll be stylish at the port, during "Captain's Night" and by the pool.

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Click through to see our honeymooners' guide to cruising the Caribbean!

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