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Old 08-07-2019, 07:01   #1
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Carribean Cruising Guides

When I went to the Bahamas a couple of years ago I feel I would have benefitted from a better cruising guide. By this I mean a guide with a lot more info on want to see instead of just being a nav guide.

So looking for recommendations for some good guides for the caribbean for things to see. One hopefully written with some slant toward a cruiser instead of a drunken bar/hotel hopping view.
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In that case you want a Tourist Guide Book..
Cruising guides concentrate on marinas, restaurants, bars and repairs/services and very little on Culture Vulture excursions.
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Well then lets rephase to:

what guides are most useful
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Re: Carribean Cruising Guides

TripAdvisor is probably as close as you are going to get.
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If you make it to Europe you could give this a go..

https://youtu.be/CVV9pd5BYKg
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there has to be some cruisers out there old enough that they still use books
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https://www.cruisingguides.com/

We make cruising the Caribbean possible! | Free Cruising Guides

https://www.noonsite.com/news/free-c...island-guides/
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thanks, I hadn't see this this and bet it just saved me $100 in paper books
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See..!!! I'm not a total waste of space..
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