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

WorldWide Cruise Line Caribbean Cruise Day 84 On board sv Tradewinds you visit Eleuthera and spend the day diving: Firstly, Rock Sound’s

natural grotto, a deep green ocean hole inside of an inland lake connected underwater to the nearby ocean; (deep means when the father of scuba descends in a submersible and claims not to have touched bottom). Later, finish the day at Current Cut where a channel only 100 foot wide funnels tidal currents at high … Continue reading

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

WorldWide Cruise Line Caribbean Cruise Day 83 When you arrive at East Harbour on the island of Utila aboard your sailboat Indigo Sails,

a day of exploring is called for. This island has a quaint charm with colourful wooden cottages highlighted by their scalloped trim and the bright colours of the surrounding tropical flowers. Hire a small boat and explore the waterways which wind their way through the mangrove swamp; then visit the Marine Reserve and outlying cays … Continue reading

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

WorldWide Cruise Line Caribbean Cruise Day 82 When ss Magellan docks in Puerto Rico be sure to sight-see the fabulous flora and fauna. The

28,000 acre El Yunque rainforest is home to 200 different species of trees, also ferns, vines, palms and dwarf forests. Lizards, tree snails, orchids and tiny tree frogs (coqui) live in the forest, with hummingbirds, lizard cuckoos, screech owls and hawks flying overhead amid the rain showers. ~ Ship Card (visiting Island F-40)  Continue reading

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

WorldWide Cruise Line Caribbean Cruise Day 81 From the deck of mv Riviera you see Kuna Indians from El Porvenir Island paddling their canoes

toward the Comarca de Kuna Yala autonomous region within mainland Panama. In this jungle women of the tribe find and study its inhabitants ~ parrots, owls, blue Morpho butterflies, poisonous golden frogs, jaguars, small spotted tigers, hawks, eagles and the quetzal ~ and slowly craft colourful Mola, the textile art of these islands. ~ Island Card … Continue reading

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

WorldWide Cruise Line Caribbean Cruise Day 80 Including America’s intervention in 1983, Grenada has lived a turbulent history. Firstly,

with French forces fighting the Carib Indians for possession, ending, in 1652, with some of the last of Kalinago (Carib Indian) men throwing their women and children off a northern precipice (Morne des Sauteurs) and then following them to their death on the rocks below. This was followed by battles between the British and the … Continue reading

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

WorldWide Cruise Line Caribbean Cruise Day 79 During your stopover in the Dominican Republic on board ss Magellan, either take your tennis

racquets to Casa del Campo and spend the day playing the “Wimbledon of the Caribbean”; or, grab your sticks and play the famous “Teeth Of the Dog”, a Pat Dye designed championship golf course, with its “Spectacular Seven” surf-side holes; or … go sailing on the beautiful blue waters off Minitas Beach. ~  Island Card … Continue reading

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

WorldWide Cruise Line Caribbean Cruise Day 78 Dictionaries and phrase books in various languages (Spanish, Dutch, English and French) are

available from the cruise staff on board ss Magellan when she sails to Cartagena, Aruba, Grenada and finally the quiet, peaceful isle of La Désirade, where you find a deserted sandy beach … and a touch of your inner peace. ~ Ship Card (visiting Islands L-83, N-102, R-116 & S-122)   Continue reading