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WWCL Caribbean Cruise, Day 40

Ship Card (visiting Islands A-1 & Z-154) ~ After departing Miami on board ss Neptune sailing for Key West, you stand on deck in the safety of your mega-sized cruise ship and are reminded of American painter Winslow Homer’s watercolor “The Gulf Stream” which portrays humanity’s powerlessness against the unpredictability and violence of nature. ~ Continue reading

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WWCL Caribbean Cruise, Day 39

Island Card (visiting Island R-116) ~ The trade winds that blow all year round make art out of nature in the form of the wind-bent divi-divi trees that are scattered all over Aruba. They also helped form the natural coral rock bridge at Andicouri. The breezes also make Aruba the natural place to hold the … Continue reading

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WWCL Caribbean Cruise, Day 37

Island Card (visiting Island D-31 on the scorecard) ~ While cruising on board mv Riviera you moor off Small Hope Bay on the island of Andros; after going ashore, make sure that you do not upset the “chickcharnies” ~ strange little gremlins with three toes and red eyes, which are said to hang upside down … Continue reading

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WWCL Caribbean Cruise, Day 36

Ship Card (visiting Islands V-134 & V-135) ~ The Bay Islands have had a variety of inhabitants over the years. From a branch of the Mayan Indians who originally settled the islands, to the Spanish, the Garifuna (descendants of Carib Indians and African slaves) and also Cayman islanders. There were also pirate contingents from England, … Continue reading

Island Cards / Travel Adventure / WorldWide Cruise Line, WWCL, Caribbean Cruise, Board Game, iPhone App

WWCL Caribbean Cruise, Day 35

Island Card (visiting Islands S-123, T-128, U-131 & X-149) ~ During your cruise aboard sv Tradewinds from Isla de Baru to Cayos Holandes, Corn Island and Cayos Lobos you marvel at the different colours of Lake Bacalar while on your Shore Excursion in Mexico. This Lake of Seven Colours reminds you that water is a … Continue reading

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WWCL Caribbean Cruise, Day 34

Ship Card (visiting Island M-98) ~ A visit to the paradise that are the Tobago Cays (pronounced keys) is the quintessential Caribbean. These small uninhabited islands are protected from the sea by Horseshoe Reef. The islands have white sand beaches and crystal-clear waters, all the better for exploring the underwater wonderland of neon fish swimming … Continue reading