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WWCL Caribbean Cruise, Day 51

Ship Card <Lose Island P-106 off your scorecard> ~ Today is a beach day while ss Magellan anchors off Tobago, so try and make the best choice from one of the reminders of the pirate past of this island ~ maybe Pirates Bay, Man-O-War Bay or Bloody Bay ~ but no, you pick the beautiful … Continue reading

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WWCL Caribbean Cruise, Day 50

Ship Card (visiting Island K-72) ~ On your island tour of Anguilla while sailing onboard the ss Magellan you visit Fountain Cave where Arawak petroglyphs are carved into the stalagmites and stalactites. Later in the day, while visiting The Valley, you make a find of commemorative stamps with illustrations of these carvings ~ “Jocahu”, “Cap … Continue reading

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WWCL Caribbean Cruise, Day 49

Island Card (visiting Island F-41) ~ After ssc Island Dancer docks on Vieques at sunset, you take one of the ship’s kayaks to Phosphorescent Bay where microscopic protozoa living in the water glow luminous green when they are moved. Your paddling sets off bright green arcs of spray in the twilight. ~ Continue reading

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WWCL Caribbean Cruise, Day 48

Ship Card (visiting Islands L-80, R-117 & R-118) ~ On board ss Caribbean Star during your stop-over on St.Eustatius, you hike the Quill ~ an extinct volcano ~ and visit the dense tropical rainforest with it’s breadfruit and mahogany trees. You also see over a dozen different types of orchids with their accompanying, brilliantly colored … Continue reading

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WWCL Caribbean Cruise, Day 11

Island Card (visiting Islands P-106, P-107 on the scorecard) ~ Your stopover today on board sv Tradewinds is the island of Tobago, where you hike through the rain-forests with their trees and plants of such varied and vivid shades of green. Also, on Little Tobago you visit the Reserve with its multitude of different species … Continue reading

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WWCL Caribbean Cruise, Day 47

~ When ss Magellan docks in Cozumel you visit the temple ruins of Ix Chel, the moon goddess. Ix Chel, the goddess of renewal, fertility and medicine, travels each day through the Maya underworld, struggling with it’s evil forces, to be reborn the next night as the moon in the heavens. ~ Continue reading

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WWCL Caribbean Cruise, Day 46

Ship Card (visiting Caribbean destination S-122) ~ The magic of Colombia is best realized in the writings of one of her favorite sons. Visiting Cartagena on board ss Magellan you walk the cobblestone streets, inhale the atmosphere, marvel at the architecture, meet the people, visit churches and museums, sip local coffee and read about love … Continue reading

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WWCL Caribbean Cruise, Day 45

Island Card (visiting Islands D-27 & D-28 on the scorecard) ~ The Exumas are famed for their sailing and snorkeling. They are a group of islands and cays some of which are so small that they disappear with the tides. The Exuma Cays Land and Sea Park is a conservation area and “NO TAKE ZONE” … Continue reading

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WWCL Caribbean Cruise, Day 44

Ship Card (visiting Island N-100) ~ Luckily, ss Neptune does not sail until the early hours of the next morning on her Friday visit to St.Lucia (pronounced loosha). So go to the Friday night “Jump Up” in Gros Islet and make new friends with the locals, your fellow cruisers and visiting holiday makers along with … Continue reading

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WWCL Caribbean Cruise, Day 43

Island Card (visiting Island Parish G-53) ~ In memory of the previous evening’s fabulous midnight buffet on board ss Magellan, your exercise today is a jog down the Bermuda Railway Trail from St.George Parish to Lover’s Lake Nature Reserve with its white Bermuda longtails (Tropicbirds), kiskadees (Flycatchers) or perhaps an Eastern Bluebird hiding among the … Continue reading

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WWCL Caribbean Cruise, Day 42

Ship Card (visiting Caribbean destination U-133) ~ When ss Azure Sea visits Puerto Limon in Costa Rica, go south to the Gondoca-Manzanillo National Wildlife Refuge and explore the tropical coastline; see the reef while on a glass bottom boat, learn about the medicinal plants of this area, perhaps catch sight of a Blue Morpho butterfly … Continue reading

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WWCL Caribbean Cruise, Day 41

Island Card      (visiting Islands H-56, H-57, H-58 & H-64 on the scorecard) ~  The British Virgin Islands have had an interesting life. Originally formed by volcanic activity many years ago, they then splintered into the collection of tiny islands and cays that exist today. Settled firstly by the Ciboney Indians, then the Arawak … Continue reading