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

WorldWide Cruise Line Caribbean Cruise Day 192 While visiting Haiti on board ss Colombia you search the art galleries and find a variety of

artworks exploring island culture ~ some paintings have allusions to Vaudou rites and rituals; others have local politics as their theme, with it’s dictators and private militias; many artists explore the economics of poverty here in the poorest country of the Caribbean.  ~  Ship Card (visiting Island F-46)  Continue reading

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

WorldWide Cruise Line Caribbean Cruise Day 191 Relaxing in Trinidad while cruising aboard ss Caribbean Star, you take afternoon tea at the

Asa Wright Nature Centre which is hidden high above sea level in the mountainous tropical rainforest of the Arima Valley. While sitting on the large veranda surrounded by a multitude of different species of flora and fauna you read some of this island’s literary greats ~ names such as Williams, Lovelace, James, Selvon and Naipaul, … Continue reading

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

WorldWide Cruise Line Caribbean Cruise Day 190 Before starting your Eastern Caribbean cruise from Old San Juan, Puerto Rico, you make sure

to visit the Museum of Art in Ponce which exhibits international as well as local artists. Try to find examples of the Early Puerto Rican School with works by Lorenzo Homar and Rafael Tufino showing radical populist themes expressed in graphics. Flag and map imagery is also to be found in Puerto Rican Art, notably … Continue reading

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

WorldWide Cruise Line Caribbean Cruise Day 189 Your visit to Saint Anthony’s Parish on the charming “Emerald Isle” of the Caribbean,

Montserrat, has been held ransom – like the island itself – by the volcanic vent known as Soufrière Hills Volcano, which has freshly erupted and is spewing out superheated mud, gases and rubble which slides downhill on a cushion of air.  ~  Island Card (visiting Island K-74)  Continue reading

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

WorldWide Cruise Line Caribbean Cruise Day 188 After diving the reefs and wrecks of the Chinchorro Reef, ssc Island Dancer sails from Cayo

Lobos and docks off Chetumal where you visit the impressive Museum of Maya Culture, learning all about Maya beliefs and customs in preparation for your tour of the Rio Beck Ruin Route, in the ruin rich, little explored, southern part of Quintana Roo, Mexico.  ~  Ship Card (visiting Island X-149)  Continue reading