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WorldWide Cruise Line Caribbean Cruise Day 117 During your visit to Guadeloupe on board ss Colombia feel free to hire a small boat and

explore the small Isle de Gosier or take the ferry to Isle Terre-de-Haut: But be careful, many of the beaches of Gosier, and Crauven Plage on Terre-de-Haut are for people who prefer sunbathing the French way – “au naturel” ~  Island Card (visiting Islands L-78, L-81 & L-82)  Continue reading

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WorldWide Cruise Line Caribbean Cruise Day 92 As you approach the island of Guadeloupe on board ss Magellan and then sail around the two

wings of this island butterfly, you begin to understand why the Arawak Indians named this island Karukera (the Land of Beautiful Waters). It could be a brief rain-shower that clears the air; a view of the Atlantic waters walled in by dramatic cliffs; a serene lake in the mountains; one of the natural hot springs, … Continue reading

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WorldWide Cruise Line Caribbean Cruise Day 24 While visiting The Saints, dock Indigo Sails in the superb harbour at Le Bourg on Terre-de-

Haut. The islanders here catch most of the fish eaten on the nearby island of Guadeloupe; while a short boat ride away, the isle of Terre-de-Bas is a hiker’s dream of scenic trails and spectacular views. If you stay overnight on either of these charming islands, walk the cliff paths at twilight, and maybe over … Continue reading

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WorldWide Cruise Line Caribbean Cruise Day 18 Your timing is excellent as the ss Neptune docks at Guadeloupe during the three-day Street

Party that is Carnival. Starting on Lundi Gras, followed by Mardi Gras and then Mercredi des Cendres (Ash Wednesday, when the islanders burn the spirit of Vaval), there are parades, colourful costumes, partying, and everyone dancing to the heavy beat of the Tambour alongside the rhythm of techno and tradition that is called Zouk. ~ Ship … Continue reading

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WorldWide Cruise Line Caribbean Cruise Day 169 When the ss Caribbean Star docks in Guadeloupe see if you can be put on the guest list for

the banquet of the Fête de Cuisinières. This is a festival glorifying Creole cuisine ~ a mélange of French, African and West Indian ingredients with plenty of East Indian (especially Madras) spices mixed in. If you miss the festival, the art of Creole high cuisine is celebrated, mainly by its women chefs, every day in … Continue reading

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

WorldWide Cruise Line Caribbean Cruise Day 117 During your visit to Guadeloupe on board ss Colombia feel free to hire a small boat and

explore the small Isle de Gosier or take the ferry to Isle Terre-de-Haut: But be careful, the beaches of Gosier and Crauven Plage on Terre-de-Haut are for people who prefer sunbathing the French way – “au naturel” ~  Island Card (visiting Islands L-78, L-81 & L-82)  Continue reading