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Old February 18th, 2004, 04:04 PM
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we r booked on jubilee on may 1st on jubilee for our 1st cruise.
i wanne to know is it a good idea to go on the excursions with cruise line or booking it on our own. if so can u give me few good stuff to do and where to book it.

San Juan, Puerto Rico 10:00 PM
Sunday St. Thomas, Usvi 7:00 AM 6:00 PM
Monday Antigua 7:00 AM 5:00 PM
Tuesday St. Lucia 7:00 AM 5:00 PM
Wednesday Dominica 7:00 AM 5:00 PM
Thursday La Romana, Dominican Republic 5:00 PM
Friday La Romana, Dominican Republic 6:30 PM
Saturday San Juan, Puerto Rico

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Old February 18th, 2004, 05:13 PM
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Hi Vee,We have cruised out of SJ many times.When we go to the Beach there we go to Isle Verde beach,you can take a bue there it cost you $.25 each way.A cab may cost you $10 each way ,we swim in front of the EL San Juan[ESJ].I am not sure where the Jubliee docks .But it is also a Short bus trip to Old SJ ,maybe 10 Min.the same Price $.25 each way or a cab {if you are out a ways }for maybe $10.
I know that RCCL docks right in town and you can walk to Old SJ from there.
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Old February 19th, 2004, 05:29 PM
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Dan: could Isle Verde beach be the island that someone was telling me was so beautiful to snorkle in sj? vee: there are previous postings about the Jubilee , but in short, and my opion only. take ferry to st john and go to big maho and swim to the left around the rocks, if shopping is your thing, dont go to st john. Antigua, take the helipcopter trip to the monserate volcano $190 each but its so amazing to see, take the camera. i dont know about shopping there. and i dont know anything about st lucia, was nice little expensive area near the ship. in dominica, snorkling the champain bubbles and see the black sand tho its a mess to get off of skin lol. rough trip getting down on the beach. as for the DR, see parrotmons and my messages and decide for your self. very few people got off the ship on thur 5p. those that did, came right back. at least that was the ship gossip. have a wonderful cruise, be careful , if it looks like a distraction, it is>
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Old February 20th, 2004, 01:53 AM
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In Old San Juan, there is a shop called "The Butterfly People". You have to go into this store. It is absolutely amazing. It's an art store where the art is butterflies, lots and lots of brilliantly colored butterflies. Unbelievably beautiful.


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Old February 22nd, 2004, 09:45 AM
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For antigua checkout antiguapaddles.com
For St lucia checkout international riding stables
For Dominica:Reyno Tours nightsunford@hotmail.com
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