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During your visit to Guadeloupe on board ss Colombia feel free to hire a small boat and

go to the little Isle de Gosier, or take the ferry to the Isle Terre-de-Haut: But be careful, the beaches of Gosier and Crauven Plage on Terre-de-Haut are for people who prefer sunbathing the French way … “au naturel” ~ Island Card (visiting Islands L-78, L-81 & L-82) Continue reading

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Arriving in Miami Beach’s Art Deco district before sailing on board ss Neptune, you

visit the Midem Latin America and Caribbean Music Festival where you see Soca singers from Trinidad; a Garifuna band from Livingston, Guatemala, playing Punta Rock; a band from Cuba playing Jazz, Danzon, Son and Bolero; and a group of veteran Jamaican Reggae All-Stars. ~ Ship Card (visiting Islands A-2, F-48, F-49, P-105 & W-143) Continue reading

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When mv Riviera visits Bastimentos Island in the Bocas del Toro Archipelago,

Panama, your tour around the island finishes with you seeing a brightly-colour-splashed (yellow and black) spotted poison dart frog sitting on the head of a four foot long spectacled caiman (crocodile) floating in the shallow water. Who will find their dinner first? ~ Island Card (visiting Island T-127) Continue reading

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When visiting St.Vincent on board ss Caribbean Star make sure to visit Mesopotamia

Valley, the island’s breadbasket. This richly fertile valley is planted with root crops such as dasheen (one of the world’s earliest cultivated plants) and arrowroot (used in food, paper and pharmaceutical products), plus banana, coconut, nutmeg, cocoa and breadfruit. From the top of the valley at the Montreal Garden there is a magnificent pastoral view … Continue reading

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After the ss Caribbean Star docks in Nassau, New Providence, choose either the main island or

take a taxi to Paradise Island and find some games to play. Choices, choices ~ blackjack, jet-skiing, roulette, golf, shopping, cabaret shows, sports fishing, a submarine trip, scuba diving, fine dining, spa treatments, tennis, water skiing ~ the list is endless. Or, you can visit the yoga ashram, sit quietly, and meditate upon all the … Continue reading

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When ss Mayan Sun drops anchor off the island of Andros, you spend the morning searching

the caves at Morgan’s Bluff looking for the reputed treasure of the long-dead Welsh pirate, Captain Henry Morgan; (even though he said that there was ‘small hope’ of anyone finding it). In the afternoon scuba dive Andros Barrier Reef, where you take a peek out over the 6,000 feet deep Drop-Off called Tongue of the … Continue reading

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Before boarding ss Azure Sea and cruising to Cartagena and Isla de Baru, you cruise down Key

Biscayne on a “Humble House” Tour which features starter homes from the 1940s-50s; these houses were built strong enough to still survive today’s hurricanes. Admire their tropical colours, A-Frame roofs and porthole windows. ~ Ship Card (visiting Islands A-4, S-122 & S-123) Continue reading