Middle America

Middle America

Central American cruises - Mayan culture and lush rainforests

An adventurous voyage rounded off to perfection by fine white sandy beaches and crystal-clear water. Mystic Mayan temples and lush tropical rainforests. All this and much more awaits you on a Central American Cruise.

The Central American Cruise - where it takes place and when to go

The Central American isthmus lies between North and South America. In the north it continues up to the Tehuantepec isthmus in Mexico. It is flanked to the east by the Caribbean Sea and to the west by the Pacific Ocean. The best time for a Central American cruise is between November and April.

Central American cruises - islands and tourist attractions

Go on a Central American Cruise and visit the Mexican diving paradise of Isla Cozumel. The former place of pilgrimage for the Maya, with its temple complex of San Gervasio, will take you back to a bygone age. The second smallest Central American state, Belize, will overwhelm you with its extraordinary natural scenery and amazing diversity of animal species. A must not only for water sports fans is the world's second-largest coral reef, the Great Barrier Reef of Belize. The region's largest island, Roatán, (Honduras), will delight you with its range of water sports activities and scintillating underwater world. Endless beaches out of paradise invite the visitor to sit down and relax. It's then on to the main port on the Caribbean coast, Puerto Limón in Costa Rica. Discover the wonders of nature in one of the more than 30 national parks or visit the cocoa plantation in the Trimbina rainforest. Go on a Central American Cruise and get to know the port city of Colón in Panama. Here you can go on a trip on the famous Panama Railroad steam railway and marvel at the lush jungle region along the Panama Canal.
Allow yourself now to be entranced by the Caribbean's largest island, Jamaica, with its veritable sea of flowers. Plunge into the adventure of river rafting on bamboo rafts or just chill out and let go of stresses and strains on one of the idyllic beaches.

The Central American Cruise - an incomparable journey

The Central American Cruise - a journey for active holidaymakers, explorers and those just looking to relax. The enormous range of offers, mainly from American cruise ship operators, will make it easy to find a suitable trip. You too can discover the wonder that is Central America...



Riviera will start its first Caribbean cruise in Miami
Riviera, which is the newest ship of the Oceania Cruises company, will depart for the first winter cruise from Miami on November 29, 2012.


More cruises in Northern Europe
It is expected that 2012 will be one of the most successful season in the modern history of the cruise traveling for the Northern Europe region. The European Cruise Council (ECC) has estimated that the number of passengers in the current season will increase by 16% compared with 2011 and reach 1 million 490 thousand people.


Norwegian: free cruises for children
Norwegian Cruise Line, the third-largest cruise company in the world, announced a special offer – “Kids Sail Free”. As part of the offer potential customers will be able to book on favorable terms cabins on the cruise ships for themselves and their children – the third and fourth beds in the cabin for the children under 17 years can be booked for free.