Hello and welcome to Cruise Society with Shannon! The top of the line resorts and cruise lines will be the topic of discussion in the following weeks! Starting one of the highest rated resorts in the Caribbean; we will take a look into Elite Island Resorts Caribbean specifically The Galley Bay Resort and Spa! This resort is perfect for a Romantic getaway; enjoy luxurious rooms and cottages with beach front and private plunge pools! Life does not get much better than a free-form pool with waterfall and three quarter soft white powder beach with a magnificent seascape. To top that off we have a variety of beautiful rooms for any one’s desired taste! The Gauguin cottages are a unique Tahitian, open style cottage with its own individual plunge pool. There are 48 Premium Beachfront Suites with a Caribbean style décor. The Superior or Deluxe Beachfront rooms with all the amenities of home and much, much, more! According to one person who stayed at the resort had to say “Being able to fall out of bed, open the door onto the beach cannot be beaten”. Close to Antigua’s capital St. John’s, The Galley Bay Resort and Spa is the perfect location to visit Kings Casino or right next door to the resort is the tropical bird sanctuary lagoon; finally just enjoy some duty free shopping! Relax at the spa, grab a book at the library, work out at the fitness center and enjoy activities such as bike riding, cricket, fishing, tennis, table tennis! Non-motorized water activities are available include windsurfing, kayaking, stand up paddle boarding, snorkeling and Hobie cat sailing! When you’re done with all your daily activities relax at one of the many lounges and bars offered, such as TeePee Bar with nightly activities after sunset, Lounge Bar, Gauguin Bar and Ismay’s Bar, Barefoot grill or the Sea Grape which offers buffet, ala cart breakfast and lunch and a Caribbean fusion cuisine for dinner! Another guest of Galley Bay said “Galley Bay is a quiet resort (No children) with a great relaxing atmosphere. The staff are very friendly and helpful with excellent food both in quality and choice.” The Galley Bay Resort and Spa was votes 2014 Trip Advisor Traveler’s Choice Award Winner and 2013 Trip Advisors Choice Award for Romance amongst multiple other awards! If you are looking for the perfect vacation look no further come visit Galley Bay Resort and Spa today!