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WWCL Caribbean Cruise, Day 307

Island Card      (visiting Island B-8) ~  An afternoon of pampering is called for to help mend the attrition caused by sea, sand and salt; so visit your onboard spa, where you combine a seaweed body wrap, massage and sauna with a super deluxe beauty treatment. Now you are ready for a night out … Continue reading

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WWCL Caribbean Cruise, Day 306

Ship Card      (visiting Island R-116) ~ On board ss Mayan Sun you win first prize in the fancy dress competition and take your friends on a half-day sports fishing charter in the deep waters off Aruba in the Dutch Antilles. What a catch ~ and release; white marlin, kingfish, mahi-mahi, barracuda, tuna and wahoo. ~ Continue reading

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

WWCL Caribbean Cruise, Day 305

Island Card      (visiting Caribbean destination S-122) ~ If you time your cruise aboard ss Caribbean Star correctly, you can be in Cartagena for its Caribbean Music Festival; four days of music by African-influenced bands from Colombia, elsewhere in the Caribbean, and all over the world … playing Hip Hop and Salsa alongside local rhythms like … Continue reading

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WWCL Caribbean Cruise, Day 304

Ship Card      (visiting Island Parish G-54) ~ When ss Caribbean Star visits Sandys Parish in Bermuda your shore excursion is a bicycle ride along the westernmost section of the Bermuda Railway Trail. Here you will see bougainvillea, hibiscus, oleander and poinsettia bursting through an abundance of greenery: Then on to Fort Scaur with its views … Continue reading

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Doesn’t It Make Your Mind Wander? …

When, amid all the recent headlines about Russia invading the Ukraine/annexing Crimea, military incursions, clandestine Russian Spetsnaz operations, the US, UK and EU threatening sanctions, East against West, New Cold War, etc, etc … that the prime minutes of the 24 hour news channels and the front pages of the global media are fixated upon … Continue reading

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WWCL Caribbean Cruise, Day 303

Island Card      (visiting Caribbean destinations P-108 & P-109) ~ Sailing on board mv Riviera off the coasts of Guyana and Surinam on a yoga retreat cruise you learn that the ancient philosophers decreed that humans must repay three innate debts. Firstly, a debt to our family for their support and succour; secondly, a debt to … Continue reading

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WWCL Caribbean Cruise, Day 301

Island Card      (visiting Caribbean destination W-142) ~ After mv Riviera docks in Dangriga, Belize, you admire colorful paintings depicting Garifuna life and culture at a local art and sculpture studio. You also find hand-crafted mahogany and cedar drums in traditional Garifuna style; and later, when you spend the night at the farming and fishing community … Continue reading