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Discovering the Canadian Rockies by Rail
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Discovering the Canadian Rockies by Rail

Porthole Cruise Magazine - January 20, 2020

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5 Things to Do in Cartagena
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5 Things to Do in Cartagena

Porthole Cruise Magazine - January 13, 2020

For nearly 500 years, Cartagena, Colombia has been a major port for cruisers and travelers alike. Founded by the Spanish in 1533, the city has a unique…

Your Colombian Emerald Holiday Buying Guide
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Your Colombian Emerald Holiday Buying Guide

Porthole Cruise Magazine - December 3, 2019

Cruisers hopping off the ship in Cartagena, Colombia are excited to explore a South American city rich with local culture, Spanish colonial architecture, and one of the…

Finding Your Emerald in Cartagena
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Finding Your Emerald in Cartagena

Porthole Cruise Magazine - April 17, 2019

Stopping in the beautiful port city of Cartagena, Colombia, cruisers often have one thing on their mind: find the perfect emerald. Shore excursions offer a limited time-period…

What Makes an Emerald so Special?
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What Makes an Emerald so Special?

Porthole Cruise Magazine - March 22, 2019

Emeralds hold a unique distinction in the world of gemstones as they are one of the four traditionally considered to be precious. Along with diamonds, rubies and…

Emeralds of Cartagena: Colombia’s Prized Gemstone
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Cruise Shopping
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Emeralds of Cartagena: Colombia’s Prized Gemstone

Porthole Cruise Magazine - February 7, 2019

Here in Cartagena, a bustling port city on Colombia’s Northern coast, tourists flock from cruise ships to experience one of South America’s most distinct regions. Many are…

Cartagena’s Best: Exploring the Caribe Emerald Museum
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Cartagena’s Best: Exploring the Caribe Emerald Museum

Porthole Cruise Magazine - December 12, 2018

One of the most interesting trends in cruising is the rise in popularity of South American cruise ports. Cartagena, on Colombia’s northern coast, is one such city…

2 Days in Bogota
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2 Days in Bogota

Porthole Cruise Magazine - October 3, 2018

Two days is not enough to truly experience the incredible capital city of Colombia but for most people traveling to the country, Bogota is just the starting…

TRAVEL TIPS: Cartagena Off the Beaten Path, Explore the Rosario Islands
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Travel Tips
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TRAVEL TIPS: Cartagena Off the Beaten Path, Explore the Rosario Islands

Christina Hunting - February 28, 2018

Cartagena is one of the most popular destinations in Colombia. The city itself has much to explore and discover, but just off the coast (roughly 21 miles)…

Cruise Control: Cartagena, The City of Colors (Video)
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Cruise Control: Cartagena, The City of Colors (Video)

Porthole Cruise - February 15, 2018

Have you considered a cruise along the Panama Canal? Bill Panoff set sail on his most recent cruise adventure. Here are a few highlights from his stop…