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WorldWide Cruise Line Caribbean Cruise Day 223 Meeting the ss Colombia in San Juan, Puerto Rico, for your Eastern Caribbean cruise, you

had planned to attend the annual Casals Festival featuring the Symphony Orchestra of Puerto Rico. This concert series is the centerpiece of the local cultural calendar with world-class performers, but you have the wrong date, so you … Lose Puerto Rico. ~  Island Card  <lose Island F-40>  Advertisements Continue reading

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

WorldWide Cruise Line Caribbean Cruise Day 222 During your Shore Excursion on board ss Magellan, you visit the Botanical Gardens of

St.Vincent, finding a breadfruit tree grown from the original plant brought from Tahiti by Captain William Bligh in 1793; also in the grounds are endangered St.Vincent parrots and a museum with artifacts from earlier inhabitants of the island – the Arawak, Carib and Black Carib Indians.  ~  Ship Card (visiting Island N-103)   Continue reading

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

WorldWide Cruise Line Caribbean Cruise Day 221 When ss Colombia is moored in Havana, Cuba, you find that the island has wonderful white

sand beaches and beautiful blue waters: Varadero Beach is 12 miles of silky sand; Isla de la Juventud was a pirate haunt for hundreds of years, but is now renowned for great beaches and diving – here you relax with a picnic provided by the ship’s catering staff, then laze in the warm waters of … Continue reading

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WorldWide Cruise Line Caribbean Cruise Day 220 On board sv Tradewinds your visit to Green Turtle Key in the Abacos is a flashback to Cape

Cod (plus palm trees): The town of New Plymouth is full of gaily painted little clapboard cottages with gingerbread trim, which are bordered by white picket fences surrounding gardens full of yellow and red hibiscus, pink oleander and purple bougainvillea.  ~  Ship Card (visiting Island C-20)  Continue reading

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WorldWide Cruise Line Caribbean Cruise Day 219 When ss Neptune docks at Ochos Rios, Jamaica, you have the choice of two Shore Excursions –

an adventure-climb-and-clamber up a series of 600 feet high waterfalls; or, go horseback riding, firstly on a mountain trail, learning about the different trees, plants, fruits and wildlife of this island, then down to the beach where you can take your horse for a canter through the surf. ~  Island Card (visiting Island F-38)  Continue reading

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WorldWide Cruise Line Caribbean Cruise Day 218 When mv Riviera docks at Punto Juarez on the north-eastern coast of the Yucatan Peninsular,

Mexico, you take your bicycle ashore and mingle with the locals in downtown Cancun, then pedal down the excellent bike path with its views of turquoise waters, white sand beaches and fabulous hotels.  ~  Ship Card (visiting Island X-144)  Continue reading

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

WorldWide Cruise Line Caribbean Cruise Day 217 When ss Neptune docks in Havana, Cuba, your Shore Excursion is a tour to tobacco plantations

and then a cigar factory, where you see the torcedores (cigarmakers) rolling the individual cigars while listening to a lector, who reads to them from newspapers and books. At the end of your cruise you try to bring a box of the cigars back to Miami. Bad move, as they are confiscated by U.S. Customs. … Continue reading