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WorldWide Cruise Line Caribbean Cruise Day 30 The multi-ethnic cuisine of Grenada is a reflection of all the changes that have taken place

on this island over the centuries. So, when you and your fellow passengers get together in a local restaurant and feast on callaloo soup, lambi (meat of the conch) souse, stuffed crabs, fried flying fish in breadcrumbs, lamb roti and fish creole, (all washed down with rum punches topped with grated nutmeg), you will have … Continue reading

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WorldWide Cruise Line Caribbean Cruise Day 26 One of the most exciting sailing trips ever made in the Caribbean was the 1997 voyage made by

a handful of Kalinago (Carib Indians of Dominica), who, according to their art of canoe building, chopped down a huge gommier tree, hollowed it out and “opened” (stretched and warped) it; they then fitted a sail on which a Gli Gli (small fierce hawk revered by ancient Carib warriors) motif was daubed. These proud warriors … Continue reading

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When ss Mayan Sun docks in Grenada you find an art gallery that is showing some

of the many fine examples of local and West Indian paintings and sculptures; here, alongside displays of the “Primitive School” of painting, there are also antique maps of the Caribbean and other objets d’art.  ~  Ship Card (visiting Island N-102) Continue reading

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When ss Magellan docks in Grenada, you wander through the picturesque town of

St.George with its colourful waterfront district of the Careenage, which was built around the crater of an extinct volcano. The other half of St.George is the Esplanade and Market Square where the produce, fish, and straw markets sell their wares. This lush island has an abundance of fresh fruit ~ mangos, bananas, grapefruit, passion fruit, … Continue reading

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During your visit to the Spice Island of Grenada whilst aboard ss Neptune,

you delight in the lush landscapes and natural beauties of the island, also the aroma of fresh spices in the air. All around you is evidence of the spice trade; on the inland road nutmegs are being sorted and cacao pods dry in the sun; bay rum leaves, lemon grass, cinnamon and cloves are used … Continue reading

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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 the 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 French … Continue reading