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

WorldWide Cruise Line Caribbean Cruise Day 234 Visiting Carriacou on board sv Tradewinds you wander north to the hills and wonder at

Nature’s blessings: White Imortelle and dogwood trees dot the lush landscape; bougainvillea and flamboyants flourish alongside ferns and vines; and among all this greenery live glossy cowbirds, ramiers, southern mockingbirds, Antillean grackles, elaenias, cuckoos, yellow bananaquits and emerald-throated hummingbirds. ~  Ship Card (visiting Island M-86)  Advertisements Continue reading

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

WorldWide Cruise Line Caribbean Cruise Day 174 For a great day outdoors in Bonaire, (one of the Leeward Antilles), visit the tropical

desert that is Washington Slagbaai National Park. Here you can find the towering Kadushi cactus, candle cacti, bromeliads, the Humboldt orchid, agave succulents, also the yatu and prickly pear cactus. Many of Bonaire’s more than 200 species of bird-life live in this park ~ pink flamingos, yellow-winged parrots, green parrots, parakeets, chuchubi, Trupial birds, hummingbirds, … Continue reading

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

WorldWide Cruise Line Caribbean Cruise Day 134 When ss Mayan Sun anchors off Grand Cayman you go back in time along the Mastic Trail,

exploring the interior woodland of the island: Here you find Mastic and Mahogany trees alongside bitter plum and Royal palms; with Cayman and Cuban parrots, West Indian woodpeckers, Caribbean doves, Ruby-throated hummingbirds and Mangrove Buckeye butterflies flying amid the branches, flowering vines and orchids. ~  Ship Card (visiting Island Y-150)  Continue reading

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

WorldWide Cruise Line Caribbean Cruise Day 100 Sailing on board ss Azure Sea, you visit and tour the Dutch island of Saba (pronounced

say-bah), hiking up the 1,064 steps of Mount Scenery from the village of Windwardside: During the climb you pass through lush rainforests whose trees are covered in mosses, vines, ferns, and epiphytes; where the hanging orchids are visited by garnet-throated hummingbirds, and red-tailed hawks hover overhead. Your reward for this hike, when the clouds clear, … Continue reading

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

WorldWide Cruise Line Caribbean Cruise Day 48 On board ss Caribbean Star during your stop-over on St.Eustatius, you hike The Quill ~ an

extinct volcano, and explore the dense tropical rainforest with it’s silk cotton, breadfruit and mahogany trees. Amidst the local flora and fauna you find over a dozen different types of orchid with their accompanying, brilliantly coloured hummingbirds; then from the Panorama Track view the islands of Saba and St.Barts in the distance. ~ Ship Card (visiting … Continue reading

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

WorldWide Cruise Line Caribbean Cruise Day 11 Your stopover today on board sv Tradewinds is the island of Tobago, where you hike through

the rain-forests with their trees and plants of such varied and vivid shades of green. Also, on Little Tobago you visit the Reserve with its multitude of different bird species, where you may see among the many others, an Audubon’s Shearwater, Collared Trogon, Red-billed tropicbird, Frigate Bird or even a White-tailed Sabrewing Hummingbird. These birds … Continue reading

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

WorldWide Cruise Line Caribbean Cruise Day 3 On board ss Mayan Sun, sailing from St.Vincent, you visit St.Lucia and see one of the most

magnificent views in all of the Caribbean ~ Two half-mile high spikes (Petit Piton and Gros Piton) stand guard over Jalousie Bay and the St.Lucia Rainforest Reserve with its banana trees, giant ferns, towering bamboos, vines and orchids. Living in this forest are the endangered jacquot (parrot), also the Antillian crested and the purple-throated hummingbird. These … Continue reading