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WWCL Caribbean Cruise, Day 176

Ship Card           (visiting Island T-127) ~  When ss Neptune anchors off the Bocas del Toro Archipelago in Panama, you visit Isla Bastimentos Marine Park and see parrots, caimans, opossums, white-faced capuchin monkeys and a red poison-dart frog above the water; below it, you find blue parrotfish, angelfish, red sea urchins, … Continue reading

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WWCL Caribbean Cruise, Day 175

Island Card         (visiting Island F-49) ~  When visiting Cuba on board Indigo Sails you learn that Cubans have been fighting for freedom and independence ever since Taino Indian Chief Hatuey (pronounced Ah-Tway) was burned at the stake in 1512: The slave rebellion in 1868, led by Carlos Manuel de Céspedes, who … Continue reading

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WWCL Caribbean Cruise, Day 173

Island Card             (visiting Islands E-32 & E-36) ~  After scuba diving the Shark Hotel off West Caicos, steer Indigo Sails towards one of the most popular anchorages on Providenciales – Sapodilla Bay – but make sure to pay attention to the razor-sharp reefs all around the Turks and Caicos … Continue reading

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WWCL Caribbean Cruise, Day 174

Ship Card            (visiting Island R-120) ~  For a great day outdoors in Bonaire, (one of the Leeward Antilles), visit the tropical desert that is Washington Slagbaai National Park. Here you can find the towering Kadushi cactus, candle cacti, bromeliads, the Humboldt orchid, agave succulents, also the yatu and prickly pear … Continue reading

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WWCL Caribbean Cruise, Day 172

Ship Card           (visiting Island L-84) ~  Make sure that you don’t miss the state-of-the-art Broadway Show on board ss Magellan tonight! Hurry back from the hot white sands of Baie Longue beach on the French side of Saint Martin, (one of the Leeward Islands), to make sure that you have … Continue reading

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WWCL Caribbean Cruise, Day 171

Island Card           (visiting Islands J-66 & J-67) ~  When ss Magellan docks in St.Thomas (U.S. Virgin Islands), see if you can find a dockside bookshop to pick up some Caribbean-themed books for those days spent by the ship’s pool. One of the best Caribbean reads is “Don’t Stop The Carnival” … Continue reading

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WWCL Caribbean Cruise, Day 170

Ship Card           <lose Island L-77> ~  While cruising on board ss Caribbean Star, your visit to Martinique takes you to a restored Plantation House with it’s sugar cane fields, windmill, processing plant, rum still and rusted slave chains. These plantations with their history of profits, abuse and cruelty were the … Continue reading