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

WorldWide Cruise Line Caribbean Cruise Day 228 After arriving in Dangriga, Belize, on board mv Riviera you visit the Cockscomb Basin Jaguar

Preserve and Wildlife Sanctuary, where you find jaguars, ocelots, margays and scarlet macaws living in the surrounding jungle. As it is mid-November Dangriga is a carnival of colour and sound on Garifuna Settlement Day, the highlight of the cultural calendar for these descendants of the Red Caribs of the islands and West African slaves. ~ … Continue reading

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

WorldWide Cruise Line Caribbean Cruise Day 116 Arriving in Miami Beach’s Art Deco District before sailing on board ss Neptune, you party at

the Midem Latin America and Caribbean Music Festival where you hear Soca singers from Trinidad; a Garifuna band from Livingston, Guatemala, playing Punta Rock; an ensemble from Cuba playing Jazz, Danzon, Son and Bolero; and a group of veteran Jamaican Reggae All-Stars. ~  Ship Card (visiting Islands A-2, F-48, F-49, P-105 & W-143)  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 36 The Bay Islands have had a variety of inhabitants over the years: From a branch of the Mayan

Indians who originally settled the islands; to the Spanish; the Garifuna (descendants of Carib Indians and African slaves) and also Cayman islanders. There were also pirate contingents from England, France and the Netherlands who used the islands of Roatan and Utila amongst others as bases to harry and plunder Spanish treasure ships. ~ Ship Card (visiting … Continue reading

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

WorldWide Cruise Line Caribbean Cruise Day 301 After mv Riviera docks in Dangriga, Belize, you admire colourful paintings depicting Garifuna

life and culture at a local art and sculpture studio. You also find hand-crafted mahogany and cedar drums in traditional Garifuna style; and later, when you spend the night at the farming and fishing community of Hopkins Village, these drums are used to make sacred music to accompany a healing ceremony by the local Shaman … Continue reading

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

WorldWide Cruise Line Caribbean Cruise Day 228 After arriving in Dangriga, Belize, on board mv Riviera you visit the Cockscomb Basin Jaguar

Preserve and Wildlife Sanctuary, where you find jaguars, ocelots, margays and scarlet macaws living in the surrounding jungle. As it is mid-November Dangriga is a carnival of colour and sound on Garifuna Settlement Day, the highlight of the cultural calendar for these descendants of the Red Caribs of the islands and West African slaves. ~ … Continue reading

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

WorldWide Cruise Line Caribbean Cruise Day 116 Arriving in Miami Beach’s Art Deco District before sailing on board ss Neptune, you party at

the Midem Latin America and Caribbean Music Festival where you hear Soca singers from Trinidad; a Garifuna band from Livingston, Guatemala, playing Punta Rock; an ensemble from Cuba playing Jazz, Danzon, Son and Bolero; and a group of veteran Jamaican Reggae All-Stars. ~  Ship Card (visiting Islands A-2, F-48, F-49, P-105 & W-143)  Continue reading