St. Maarten is one of the few Caribbean islands where you can truly disconnect from the everyday world (here’s looking at you, work email). The Dutch country shares its 37 square miles with its French sister, St. Martin, making exploring a double-dose of fun while you’re in port. But with only eight to ten hours available for exploring, you have to choose wisely. Here are our top 10 things to do (shore excursions and on your own) when you cruise to St. Maarten.
6 Things You Need to Know before Going to Iceland's Blue Lagoon
6 Things you should know before visiting Iceland's Blue Lagoon. If you ask anyone what to do in Iceland, I guarantee the first thing they'll say is to take a trip to the Blue Lagoon. Just a short drive outside of Reykjavik, the Blue Lagoon is a great, easy day trip from the city, but there are a few things you should know while planning your trip.