WorldWide Cruise Line, WWCL, Caribbean Cruise, Board Game, iPhone App

WorldWide Cruise Line Caribbean Cruise Day 51 Today is a beach day while ss Magellan anchors off Tobago, so try and make the best choice

from one of the many reminders of the pirate past of this island ~ maybe Pirates Bay, Man-O-War Bay or Bloody Bay ~ but no, you pick the beautiful Englishman’s Bay, which turns out to be a bad decision as late in the afternoon you disturb a giant leatherback turtle while she is laying her … Continue reading

WorldWide Cruise Line, WWCL, Caribbean Cruise, Board Game, iPhone App

WorldWide Cruise Line Caribbean Cruise Day 50 On your island tour of Anguilla while sailing onboard the ss Magellan you visit Fountain Cave

where Arawak petroglyphs are carved into the stalagmites and stalactites: Later in the day, while visiting The Valley, you make a find of commemorative stamps with illustrations of these same carvings ~ “Jocahu”, “Cap Juluca”, “Solar Chieftain” and “Lizard” ~ all of which celebrate the spirituality and creativity of these original Amerindian settlers. At least … Continue reading

WorldWide Cruise Line, WWCL, Caribbean Cruise, Board Game, iPhone App

WorldWide Cruise Line Caribbean Cruise Day 49 After ssc Island Dancer docks on Vieques at sunset, you take one of the ship’s kayaks to

the mangrove-lined shores of Phosphorescent Bay where microscopic protozoa living in the water glow luminous green when they are moved. Your paddling sets off a chemical reaction causing you to make bright blue-green arcs of spray in the moonlight. ~ Island Card (visiting Island F-41)  Continue reading

WorldWide Cruise Line, WWCL, Caribbean Cruise, Board Game, iPhone App

WorldWide Cruise Line Caribbean Cruise Day 48 On board ss Caribbean Star during your stop-over on St.Eustatius, you hike The Quill ~ an

extinct volcano, and explore the dense tropical rainforest with it’s silk cotton, breadfruit and mahogany trees. Amidst the local flora and fauna you find over a dozen different types of orchid with their accompanying, brilliantly coloured hummingbirds; then from the Panorama Track view the islands of Saba and St.Barts in the distance. ~ Ship Card (visiting … Continue reading

WorldWide Cruise Line, WWCL, Caribbean Cruise, Board Game, iPhone App

WorldWide Cruise Line Caribbean Cruise Day 47 When ss Magellan docks in Cozumel you visit the temple ruins of Ix Chel, the moon goddess. Ix

Chel, the goddess of renewal, fertility and medicine, travels each day through the Maya underworld, struggling with it’s evil forces, to be reborn the next night as the moon in the heavens. ~ Island Card (visiting Island X-145 on the scorecard)   Continue reading

WorldWide Cruise Line, WWCL, Caribbean Cruise, Board Game, iPhone App

WorldWide Cruise Line Caribbean Cruise Day 46 The magic of Colombia is best realised in the writings of one of her favourite sons. Visiting

Cartagena on board ss Magellan you walk the cobblestone streets, inhale the atmosphere, marvel at the architecture, meet the people, visit churches and museums, sip local coffee and read about love … and other demons. ~ Ship Card (visiting Caribbean destination S-122)  Continue reading

WorldWide Cruise Line, WWCL, Caribbean Cruise, Board Game, iPhone App

WorldWide Cruise Line Caribbean Cruise Day 45 The Exumas are famed for their sailing and snorkelling. They are a group of islands and cays,

some of which are so small that they disappear with the tides. The Exuma Cays Land and Sea Park is a Conservation Area and “NO TAKE ZONE” where you can view wild life in unspoiled and beautiful natural surroundings. The ss Mayan Sun docks at Staniel Cay so you can spend the day snorkelling in the beautiful … Continue reading