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While on board ss Mayan Sun moored off Tortola, you treat yourself to a West Indian

delight – dinner on the outside deck at the home of a native Tortolian: Fresh fruit daiquiri, spicy papaya soup, chicken in a coconut shell accompanied by home-grown greens and vegetables, newly baked bread and fresh fruit ice cream for dessert. A perfect evening here often ends with live gospel music under a star-lit night … Continue reading

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When you visit the islands of Aruba, Bonaire and Curacao on board ss Magellan

during your cruise of the Western Caribbean, you will hear the Creole language of Papiemento being spoken by islanders across the social spectrum. This language is a blend of local Indian, Spanish, French, Portuguese, Dutch, English and African; after visiting these stunning islands it is good to know that “masha danki” means “thank you”. ~ … Continue reading

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When visiting Bridgetown, Barbados, on board ss Neptune, you go on the Rum

Tour shore excursion which tells you about the politics and economics of the sugar crop which has been the mainstay of the Bajan economy for over 300 years. You tour a distillery and see the different stages of fermentation, aging and blending, also the art of barrel making. After making new friends on the tour … Continue reading

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If you are looking for a true hide-away then the island of La Désirade will fit

your bill. Life is extremely simple on this table mountain in the sea which was for some years a leper colony. Today, islanders either fish in their lively-colored fishing boats, graze sheep or make a living from the soil. There are golden-sand beaches at La Grand-Anse, Souffleur and Baie Mahault. ~  Ship Card (visiting Island … Continue reading

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During your visit to Dominica (dom-i-nee-ka), the Nature Island of the Caribbean, on

board ss Colombia, your shore excursion takes you to this island’s Catholic Cathedral which is built of volcanic stone and glass with it’s different sections telling of Dominica’s past history – the Carib Indians, Christopher Columbus, French Plantations, Convicts sent to Devil’s Island, Victorian murals and the stained glass windows and dark stone brought to the … Continue reading

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After ss Magellan anchors off Mayreau, you walk up Station Hill to the village and reward

yourself with a righteous snack; afterwards, carry on upwards to the church from where today there is a spectacular view encompassing Canouan, Union, the Tobago Cays and Petit St.Vincent.  ~  Ship Card (visiting Islands M-90, M-91, M-92, M-93 & M-98) Continue reading