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  • Top New Cruises We're Most Excited About

    The new year brings a slew of new cruises to suit every travelers' taste, from family-oriented, ten-day trips to the Caribbean, to luxury, round-the-world sailings that stop in dozens of exotic ports. We've been flooded with news from every cruise line about their 2013 voyages, and have identified our favorites to give you the scoop on the best of what's offered.

    Posted by Rachel Klein on January 13, 2012 at 1:00:00 PM EST in Cruises
  • Don’t worry about exchanging U.S. dollars in Panama

    The dollar is the de facto currency; the Panamanians refer to it as the balboa, named for explorer Vasco Nuñez de Balboa who "discovered" the Pacific Ocean and claimed it for Spain.

    Posted by Fodor's Editors on July 31, 2011 at 1:00:00 AM EDT in Travel Tips
  • Cruise FAQ: Choose Your Perfect Cruise in Four Easy Steps

    No matter what your interests might be, and no matter who you are, somewhere in the Caribbean there's a perfect cruise you . So how can you find that proverbial needle in a haystack? And better yet, how can you find it quickly? Give some structure to your planning process by following these four steps.

    Posted by Fodor's Editors on February 24, 2010 at 12:59:09 PM EST in Cruises