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WorldWide Cruise Line Caribbean Cruise Day 293 ss Caribbean Star anchors off Bloody Bay on Little Cayman; Bloody Bay Wall starts at 18 feet

below sea level then drops off to depths of a few thousand feet; initially, the excellent visibility makes it easy to see a variety of corals and multitude of sponges, tiny seahorses, coral shrimps, starfish, damselfish, grouper, turtles, eagle rays and stingrays.  ~  Island Card (visiting Island Y-151)  Advertisements Continue reading

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WorldWide Cruise Line Caribbean Cruise Day 292 When visiting St.Thomas (U.S. Virgin Islands) in late April on board ss Neptune, you run

into the Carnival celebrations with Mocko Jumbies (stilt-walking spirits), steel bands, Quadrille dancing (for everyone), calypso music, outrageous costumes and dancing in the streets for the whole two weeks of this non-stop Street Party.  ~  Ship Card (visiting Island J-66)  Continue reading

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WorldWide Cruise Line Caribbean Cruise Day 291 When ss Colombia anchors off Île du Diable (Devil’s Island) by French Guiana you see a harpy

eagle flying overhead: He will soon be flying over the mainland jungle and the Wayama Indians who live there among the jacaranda and tabebuia trees, vines and orchids, purple macaws and woodpeckers, alligators and snakes, howler, spider and capuchin monkeys. ~  Island Card (visiting Island N-110)  Continue reading

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WorldWide Cruise Line Caribbean Cruise Day 290 When ss Colombia docks in Hamilton, Pembroke Parish, Bermuda, your Shore Excursion is a

visit to the Underwater Exploration Institute with its simulated capsule dive from this volcanic island to the ocean floor 12,000 feet below; also, there are scale model wrecks, huge murals and an aural introduction to the sounds of sea animals communicating.  ~  Ship Card (visiting Island Parish G-51)  Continue reading

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WorldWide Cruise Line Caribbean Cruise Day 289 When ss Mayan Sun visits Georgetown, Guyana, hope that your time ashore coincides with one

one of the many different festivals: Muslims celebrate the birthday of Prophet Muhammad; Hindus commemorate Deepavali ~ the Festival of Lights; Christians observe Christmas and Easter; Chinese New Year is a New Moon Party after January 26th.  ~  Island Card  (visiting Caribbean destination P-108)  Continue reading

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WorldWide Cruise Line Caribbean Cruise Day 288 The islands of Los Roques are now a Venezuelan National Park and fishing is limited to

traditional methods; even so, when ss Caribbean Star anchors off Gran Roque your day of bonefishing is an exciting introduction to salt water flyfishing. Usually not weighing more than 10-12 pounds here, these fish are fierce fighters and make for a fabulous day of sport.  ~  Ship Card (visiting Island Q-113)  Continue reading

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WorldWide Cruise Line Caribbean Cruise Day 287 When visiting the island of Bequia (beck-way) in the fabulous Grenadines on board mv Riviera

you visit the small whaling museum which shows how the islanders made their living chasing whales in small boats with a master harpooner always ready to cock his arm and let fly his harpoon.  ~  Island Card (visiting Island M-87)  Continue reading