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WWCL Caribbean Cruise, Day 85

Island Card (visiting Island R-118) ~ Sint Eustatius (also known as Statia) was the first country to officially acknowledge the fledgling United States of America on November 16th. 1776, when Fort Oranje fired its cannon in salute to the United States brig Andrew Doria, which was flying the new Stars and Stripes flag. ~ Continue reading

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WWCL Caribbean Cruise, Day 84

Ship Card <lose Island C-12 from your scorecard> ~ On board sv Tradewinds you visit Eleuthera and spend the day diving: Firstly Rock Sound’s natural grotto ~ a deep green ocean hole inside of an inland lake connected underwater to the nearby ocean. Deep means when the father of scuba descends in a submersible and … Continue reading

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

WWCL Caribbean Cruise, Day 83

Island Card (visiting Island V-135) ~ When you arrive at East Harbour on the island of Utila aboard your sailboat Indigo Sails a day of exploring is called for. This island has a quaint charm with colourful wooden cottages highlighted by their scalloped trim and the bright colours of the surrounding tropical flowers. Hire a … Continue reading

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WWCL Caribbean Cruise, Day 82

Ship Card (visiting Island F-40) ~ When ss Magellan docks in Puerto Rico be sure to sight-see the fabulous local flora and fauna. The 28,000 acre El Yunque rainforest is home to 200 different species of trees, also ferns, vines, palms and dwarf forests. Lizards, tree snails, orchids and tiny tree frogs (coqui) live in … Continue reading

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

WWCL Caribbean Cruise, Day 81

Island Card (visiting Island T-126) ~ From the deck of mv Riviera you see Kuna Indians from El Porvenir island paddle their canoes toward their own autonomous region within mainland Panama. Here in the jungles the women of the tribe find and study its inhabitants ~ parrots, owls, blue Morpho butterflies, poisonous golden frogs, jaguars, … Continue reading

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WWCL Caribbean Cruise, Day 80

Ship Card <lose Island N-102 from your scorecard> ~ Including America’s intervention in 1983, Grenada has lived a turbulent history. Firstly, with French forces fighting the Carib Indians for possession, ending, in 1652, with some of the last of the Kalinago (Carib Indian) men throwing their women and children off a northern precipice (Morne des … Continue reading

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

WWCL Caribbean Cruise, Day 79

Island Card (visiting Island F-45) ~ During your stopover in the Dominican Republic on board ss Magellan take your tennis racquets to Casa del Campo and spend the day playing the “Wimbledon of the Caribbean”; or, grab your sticks and play the famous “Teeth Of the Dog”, a Pat Dye designed championship golf course, with … Continue reading