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

WWCL Caribbean Cruise, Day 138

Ship Card (visiting Island P-105) ~ During your stop-over in Trinidad on board ss Colombia, you visit the museum in Port of Spain and see the wonderful watercolor landscapes and island scenes of Michael-Jean Cazabon, a French-Creole Trinidadian who studied art in Paris. His view of an Immortelle tree on Belmont Hill which he painted … Continue reading

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

WWCL Caribbean Cruise, Day 137

Island Card (visiting Islands C-12 & G-53) ~ On board the ss Caribbean Star you visit the island of Eleuthera (from the Greek word for Freedom), which was first settled in 1648 by a band of English Puritans and Independents escaping religious persecution in Bermuda and England. Go to see the Bluff and Current, two … Continue reading

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

WWCL Caribbean Cruise, Day 136

Ship Card (visiting Island Q-111) ~ Isla Margarita, just off the Venezuelan coast, is home to some of the best beaches in the Caribbean. When visiting the island during your “Three Americas Cruise” on board ss Colombia you have a decision to make; between El Yaque for it’s fabulous windsurfing and kitesurfing, or Playa El … Continue reading

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

WWCL Caribbean Cruise, Day 135

Island Card (visiting Island B-8) ~ While ss Neptune docks in Nassau, New Providence, you find that the best way to relive your visit to the Bahamas is to purchase one of the stunning paintings created by local artists. The festival of Junkanoo is a strong theme in some paintings, as is religion, spirituality and … Continue reading

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

WWCL Caribbean Cruise, Day 134

Ship Card (visiting Island Y-150) ~ When ss Mayan Sun anchors off Grand Cayman you go back in time along the Mastic Trail, exploring the interior woodland of the island. Here you see Mastic and Mahogany trees, bitter plum and Royal palms, with Cayman and Cuban parrots, West Indian woodpeckers, Caribbean doves, Ruby-throated hummingbirds and … Continue reading

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

WWCL Caribbean Cruise, Day 133

Island Card <Lose Island Parishes G-51 & G-52> ~ When sv Tradewinds sets sail towards the Bermudas the compass onboard malfunctions and strange lights appear off the starboard bow. These same strange phenomena were logged by Christopher Columbus centuries ago. Remember that you are now in the Bermuda Triangle … Lose Pembroke and Warwick Parishes … Continue reading

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

WWCL Caribbean Cruise, Day 132

Ship Card              (visiting Island R-116) ~  The ss Azure Sea sails late from Aruba and you have dinner in a local kitchen. Specialities of the house are pumpkin soup, shark patties, cabrito stoba (goat stew), keshi yena and stewed lamb creole-style with pan roti. Home made flan to finish.  ~ Continue reading