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

WorldWide Cruise Line Caribbean Cruise Day 151 When sv Tradewinds anchors to the south of Ambergris Caye off the Belize mainland, some of

the best dive sites are Hol Chan Marine Reserve, Shark-Ray Alley and Amigos Shipwreck. The Reserve is a water-wonderland of brilliantly coloured fish of electric blue hue, fluorescent yellow, deep orange, deeper purple, bright red and luminous green.  ~  Island Card (visiting Island W-139)  Continue reading

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

WorldWide Cruise Line Caribbean Cruise Day 144 After ss Mayan Sun anchors off Dangriga, Belize, your Shore Excursion is a trip to Tikal,

(and the National Park which surrounds it), in Guatemala. Tikal is one of the most fascinating archaeological sites in the Americas, with large pyramids jutting out of the surrounding dense jungle which also features local wildlife – with monkeys, parrots, peacocks and the sacred jaguar in residence.  ~  Ship Card (visiting Caribbean destinations W-142 & … Continue reading

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

WorldWide Cruise Line Caribbean Cruise Day 111 After your visit to Turneffe Island, Indigo Sails makes for the mainland and an arranged

visit to one of Belize’s Ecolodges with its profusion of wild life ~ Jaguars, pumas, ocelot, coatimundi, spider and howler monkeys, ant eaters and tapirs all live in the dense jungle, sharing it with the trees, vines, plants, epiphytes and over 300 species of birds ~ flycatchers, egrets, tanagers, parrots, toddy motmots and toucans, amongst many, many … Continue reading

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

WorldWide Cruise Line Caribbean Cruise Day 101 You disembark sv Tradewinds in Dangriga, Belize, and travel east to the famous Maya ruins at

Tikal, Guatemala; then north through Mexico’s Rio Bec Ruin Route; thence to Palenque and on to Uxmal and Merida, before rejoining your ship at Isla Contoy. Your constant companions for this trip are the fabulous travel books of John Lloyd Stephens ~ “Incidents of Travel in Central America and Yucatan”, illustrated by Frederick Catherwood, first … Continue reading

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

WorldWide Cruise Line Caribbean Cruise Day 86 After admiring the paintings, sculptures, artifacts and literature which grace the walls and

library on board ss Caribbean Star you explore the town of Dangriga for more examples of Belize’s unique blend of cultures ~ British, Spanish, Maya, Garifuna, East Indian, African, Chinese and German Mennonite. ~ Ship Card (visiting Caribbean destination W-142)  Continue reading

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

WorldWide Cruise Line Caribbean Cruise Day 62 ss Caribbean Star anchors off Ambergris Caye and you decompress on the beach, relaxing in

your hammock with the muffled sounds of waves breaking on the reef offshore and the occasional screech of a seabird. Too bad you didn’t check to see where you slung your hammock … Beware of Falling Coconuts! ~ Lose Ambergris Caye. ~ Ship Card <Lose Island W-139>  Continue reading

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

WorldWide Cruise Line Caribbean Cruise Day 52 When ssc Island Dancer arrives at Turneffe Island Atoll (coral isles and reefs arranged in a

circle surrounding a shallow lagoon) you enjoy exploring Belize’s spectacular barrier reef (second in size only to Australia’s Great Barrier Reef) amid crystal-clear turquoise waters, some of which drop away thousands of feet to the ocean floor: You also visit Half Moon Caye Natural Monument with its red-footed booby sanctuary, and the fabulous, mysterious, over … Continue reading