Gillian Birch


Gillian Birch is a full-time travel writer and author of 12 travel books. British educated with a diploma in journalism she has traveled the world, writing about her experiences with wonderful clarity and eyewitness detail. She uses her personal journals and memories to write about her many cruise experiences around the Caribbean, Mediterranean, trans-Atlantic, Norwegian Fjords, Panama Canal and South America including Cape Horn.

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Half Moon Cay, Bahamas: What You Need to Know (2021)

Here's everything you need to know about Half Moon Cay, Bahamas, a private island used by Holland America Line and Carnival Cruise Line.

Fort Lauderdale Airport to Miami Port: What You Need to Know (2021)

Find out how to get from Fort Lauderdale Airport to Miami Port with transportation tips, routes and rates.

Miami Airport to Cruise Port: What You Need to Know (2021)

Travel transportation tips on getting from Miami airport to cruise port in Florida for a cruise vacation with routes, shuttles, and more.

Princess Cays, Bahamas: Things You Need to Know

Here are the things you really need to know about Princess Cays, Bahamas. Located Eleuthera island and a cruise line private destination.

Miami Cruise Terminal Guide: What You Need to Know (2021)

What you need to know about your Miami Cruise Terminal with locations, how to get there and which cruise line uses which terminal.

Miami Cruise Parking: Port & Nearby Lots (2021)

Be prepared with our full Miami cruise parking guide with official and nearby lots, prices, and plenty of tips for getting to the port.

Disney’s Castaway Cay, Bahamas: What You Need to Know

Here's what you need to know about Disney's Castaway Cay, Bahamas with tips and what's included at the cruise line private island.

22 IDEAL Hotels Near Galveston Cruise Port With Shuttle (2021)

Check these most ideal hotels near Galveston cruise port in Texas. With distance from the terminal, shuttle service, and details.

25 IDEAL Hotels NEAR Fort Lauderdale Cruise Port (Port Everglades)

The most ideal hotels near Fort Lauderdale cruise port in Florida. Essential for a cruise vacation out of Port Everglades with distance, tips and shuttle service.