Top US Fly Fishing Spots

Fly fishing is a sport that is enjoyed around the world. Millions of people have discovered the joy and excitement of fly fishing. While fly fishing is practiced in every state in the US some areas naturally rise to the top as offering the best fly fishing around. The Catskill Mountains of New York are renowned for fly fishing. The late 19th century saw anglers in the Catskills developing artificial flies designed to imitate natural insects. The Beaverkill is perhaps the most popular of the Catskill rivers. The Willowemoc and the West Branch of the Delaware River are also very popular with fly fishers. Jackson Hole, Wyoming and the surrounding area offers near-unlimited fly fishing options. The Snake River and …

The Most Highly Rated Caribbean Cruise Ship Vacations

What draws many people to cruising is the ability to see exotic and beautiful places in the luxury and comfort of a beautifully maintained ship. By far the most popular cruises are to Caribbean destinations as this area of the world offers year-round sunshine, sparkling waters and guaranteed relaxation! To help you narrow your options, we’ve done the homework for you and found a few of the best Caribbean cruise ship vacations for you to consider. If you are a couple celebrating your anniversary or embarking on your honeymoon, companions looking for a romantic getaway, retirees ready to relax or a family looking to build lifelong memories, you can easily find the best Caribbean cruise ship vacation that works for …

Popular Cruise Ship Destinations and Ports of Call

When considering vacationing aboard a cruise ship, there are many individuals who are unaware of what to expect. Individuals that have never been on a cruise ship before are likely to be a little bit confused when it comes to cruise ship destinations and ports of calls. If you are interested in taking a cruise, it is advised that you familiarize yourself with cruise ship destinations and ports of calls. A port of call is a termed that is used by many cruise lines. It is used to describe stops that a cruise ship will make along the way. If you are interested in booking a vacation aboard a ship that makes multiple port stops, you will want to consider …

A Stay at Old San Juan in Puerto Rico

One of the most used departure ports for cruise ships in the Caribbean is San Juan in Puerto Rico. We decided to arrive a day early to San Juan in order to see some sights before our cruise ship departure. San Juan, known as ‘La Ciudad Amurallada’ (the walled city), was founded in 1521 and is the oldest city under the US flag. During the 16th century, the Spanish used it as a point of departure for expeditions to the New World. Fortifications in the Old San Juan section of the city repulsed numerous attacks from the English and the Dutch during those years. Today, Old San Juan is a charming seven square block commercial and residential area with cobblestone …