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WWCL Meditation Olympic, Day 246

Ship Card (visiting Island H-58) ~ While on board ss Mayan Sun moored off Tortola you treat yourself to a West Indian delight ~ dinner on the outside deck at the home of a native Tortolian: Fresh fruit daiquiri, spicy papaya soup, chicken in a coconut shell accompanied by home-grown greens and vegetables, newly baked … Continue reading

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WWCL Caribbean Meditation, Day 245

Island Card (visiting islands R-115, R-116 & R-120) ~ When you visit the islands of Aruba, Bonaire and Curacao on board the ss Magellan on your cruise of the Western Caribbean, you will hear the Creole language of Papiemento being spoken by islanders across the social spectrum. This language is a blend of local Indian, … Continue reading

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WorldWide Cruise Line Ink, Day 244

Island Card (visiting Island P-107) ~ On board ss Neptune today you dock at Tobago, where the island’s spectacular rain forests are protected by a law dating back to 1776. This law states that “these forests shall remain forever unalienable for the express purpose of attracting rains”. ~ Continue reading

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WWCL Meditation Olympic, Day 243

Island Card      <Lose Island N-99> ~ When visiting Bridgetown, Barbados, on board ss Neptune, you go on the Rum Tour shore excursion which tells you about the politics and economics of the sugar crop which has been the mainstay of the Bajan economy for over 300 years. You tour a distillery and see … Continue reading

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WWCL Caribbean Meditation, Day 242

Ship Card (visiting Island L-83) ~ If you are looking for a true island hide-away then the island of La Desirade will fit your bill. Life is extremely simple on this table mountain in the sea which was for some years a leper colony. Today, islanders either fish in their lively-colored fishing boats, graze sheep … Continue reading

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WorldWide Cruise Line Ink, Day 241

Island Card (visiting Island N-104) ~ During your visit to Dominica (dom-i-nee-ka), the Nature Island of the Caribbean, on board ss Colombia, your shore excursion takes you to this island’s Catholic Cathedral which is built of volcanic stone and glass with different sections telling of Dominica’s past history; the Carib Indians, Christopher Columbus, French Plantations, … Continue reading