Best Caribbean cruises from New York City: Cruises that depart from New York are popular among native New Yorkers who enjoy taking a cruise that doesn’t involve a flight to Miami and tourists from around the world who love adding New York’s best attractions like Broadway, shopping, museums, Central Park, restaurants, nightclubs and more sophisticated fun to a cruise vacation.

New York is one of the world's most famous and busiest cruise ports. Norwegian and Carnival are among the awesome cruise lines which sail from Manhattan to the Caribbean.

The Norwegian Cruise Line Jewel offers a 9-Night Caribbean Cruises round-trip from New York City which sails May 1, 10, 19, 2011 with low fares starting from $599 pp. Norwegian Cruise Line Jewel boast great features such as a wide variety of unique restaurants, hot tubs on deck, pools, live entertainment and casinos, as well as a full service salon and spa, fitness centers, and play areas for children.

Carnival Cruise Line Glory offers a 4 or 5-night round-trip Canada Cruises from New York City. Glory sails June through September 2011 with low fares starting from $279 pp. Glory features more nightclubs, duty-free shops, restaurants and a fabulous steakhouse. Most of Carnival Cruise Line Glory's extra-spacious staterooms feature ocean views and the majority of those boast private balconies. You can relax in any of the Carnival Glory's three pools or take a wet and wild ride on the 214-foot waterslide.

Spend a few days in New York City before or after your New York cruise to make it the vacation of a lifetime. Enjoy!