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WWCL Caribbean Cruise, Day 227

Island Card      (visiting Islands L-77 & N-100) ~  Travel “La Trace” route to Mount Pelée which erupted in 1902, wiping out Martinique’s capital of St.Pierre. Your trip takes you through the Pitons Carbet mountains where a hike to the top of Piton Carbet will afford you of a wonderful vista of all Martinique … Continue reading

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WWCL Caribbean Cruise, Day 225

Island Card      (visiting Islands T-128) ~ The Kuna Indians of the Cayos Holandes communally own the coconut palms that grow on their islands; these coconuts represent a large part of their income, and families take turns living on the different islands and tending the trees. ~ Continue reading

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WWCL Caribbean Cruise, Day 224

Ship Card    (visiting Caribbean destination P-108) ~ Visiting Georgetown, Guyana, on board sv Tradewinds you take a trip down the Essequibo River and wonder at the portknockers (independent gold miners) hoping to find a shout (strike) of gold or diamonds in the river beds of this Land of Many Waters. ~ Continue reading

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

WWCL Caribbean Cruise, Day 223

Island Card    <lose Island F-40> ~ Meeting the ss Colombia in San Juan, Puerto Rico, for your Caribbean cruise you plan to attend the annual Casals Festival with the Symphony Orchestra of Puerto Rico. This concert series is the centerpiece of the local cultural calendar with world-class performers, but you have the wrong date … Continue reading

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WWCL Caribbean Cruise, Day 222

Ship Card     (visiting Island N-103) ~ During your shore excursion from on board ss Magellan, you visit the Botanical Gardens of St.Vincent, finding a breadfruit tree grown from the original plant brought from Tahiti by Captain William Bligh in 1793; also in the grounds are endangered St.Vincent parrots and a museum with artifacts from … Continue reading

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

WWCL Caribbean Cruise, Day 221

Island Card          (visiting Islands F-49, F-50 & Y-153) ~  When visiting Havana, Cuba, on board ss Colombia, you find that the island has wonderful white sand beaches and beautiful blue waters. Varadero Beach is 12 miles of silky sand and Isla de la Juventud was a pirate haunt for hundreds of … Continue reading

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WWCL Caribbean Cruise, Day 220

Ship Card            (visiting Island C-20) ~  On board sv Tradewinds your visit to Green Turtle Key in the Abacos is a flashback to Cape Cod (plus palm trees). The town of New Plymouth is full of gaily painted little clapboard cottages with gingerbread trim, which are bordered by white picket … Continue reading