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

WorldWide Cruise Line Caribbean Cruise Day 243 When visiting Bridgetown, Barbados, on board ss Neptune, you go on the Rum Tour Shore

Excursion which explains the politics and economics of sugar ~ the mainstay of the Bajan economy for over 300 years. You see the sugar crop in the fields, then tour a distillery and view the different stages of fermentation, aging and blending, also the art of barrel making. After making new friends on the tour … Continue reading

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

WorldWide Cruise Line Caribbean Cruise Day 154 Barbados has wonderful beaches – whether you are surfing the rugged and wave-lashed north

east coast at Bathsheba or meditating upon incredible multi-coloured blue waters from the cliffs above old Crane Harbour: Beach hopping along the Gold Coast from Paradise Beach to Paynes Bay then on to Sandy Lane is a fun way to finish the day – and you should always be on the lookout for the green … Continue reading

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

WorldWide Cruise Line Caribbean Cruise Day 58 There are plenty of sites to see in Barbados for history buffs. While visiting the island

onboard ss Caribbean Star find your way to National Heroes Square, (formerly known as Trafalgar Square), with its statue of Admiral Lord Nelson: Nearby St.Michael’s Cathedral has a Greek palindrome engraved on a font, translating to “Wash the Sin, Not Just the Skin”: Close by, there is the second oldest synagogue in the western hemisphere, built by … Continue reading

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WorldWide Cruise Line Caribbean Cruise Day 337 Possibly the best time to be in Barbados is mid-July until early August, during the annual

Crop Over celebrations. This two-week-long-party marks the reaping of the sugar cane harvest and dates back to the 1870s: Join in the open-air concerts and parades with their steel pan bands and Bajan (Barbadian) Tuk bands with fifes and drums. The air is full of Soca and Reggae music, with both locals and visitors enjoying … Continue reading

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

WorldWide Cruise Line Caribbean Cruise Day 327 When you dock at the old harbour of Bridgetown, Barbados, at the Careenage, mind out that

Indigo Sails is not the subject of a careening. This process involves tying a weight to your boat’s mast to overturn it so that the hull can be scraped, caulked and painted. ~  Island Card (visiting Island N-99)  Continue reading

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

WorldWide Cruise Line Caribbean Cruise Day 243 When visiting Bridgetown, Barbados, on board ss Neptune, you go on the Rum Tour Shore

Excursion which explains the politics and economics of sugar ~ the mainstay of the Bajan economy for over 300 years. You see the sugar crop in the fields, then tour a distillery and see the different stages of fermentation, aging and blending, also the art of barrel making. After making new friends on the tour … Continue reading

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

WorldWide Cruise Line Caribbean Cruise Day 154 Barbados has wonderful beaches – whether you are surfing the rugged and wave-lashed north

east coast at Bathsheba or meditating upon incredible multi-coloured blue waters from the cliffs above old Crane Harbour: Beach hopping along the Gold Coast from Paradise Beach to Paynes Bay then on to Sandy Lane is a fun way to finish the day, and you should always be on the lookout for the green flash … Continue reading