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Sail Away with Margaritaville At Sea!

 Margaritaville at Sea Disclaimer: This was a hosted trip onboard Margaritaville At Sea.  All opinions and remarks below are my own and based on my own experience.  If the title includes Margaritaville you can be pretty sure there is fun involved! I can say this based on experience! When I got the opportunity to sail with  Margaritaville At Sea there was zero hesitation.  Combining cruise life, the Caribbean and about a good time!  This cruise line takes off from The Port of Palm Beach which is about 3 hours if you are traveling from Tampa.  It's a two night cruise that takes off all week long.  We chose the weekend version meaning we boarded Friday and came back on Sunday.  (A fun addition to this cruise is an add on called "Cruise and Stay" where you can actually spend a few nights in the Bahamas at a resort) The boat itself is an older ship but has been updated and refurbished.  It actually just recently went through another "refresh" a
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