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When ss Azure Sea anchors off Puerto Barrios you go ashore and discover the

wonderful language of design and color that is Guatemalan weaving. Most women still weave on the same backstrap loom used by the early Maya, using cotton and woolen threads dyed with colors from local plants and insects. In Guatemala it is said that “Weaving has preserved the design of the Maya universe.”  ~  Ship Card … Continue reading

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The laid-back aura that permeates Isla Mujeres ~ the Island of Women ~ does not

stop you from exploring when you arrive here on board the ss Caribbean Star. Choose from a visit to the turtle sanctuary, a Maya ruin, the Fortress of Mundaca the Pirate or a day-trip to the uninhabited Isla Contoy with it’s lush vegetation and wonderful National Wildlife Reserve.  ~  Island Card (visiting Islands X-146 & X-148) Continue reading

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Visiting Livingstone, Guatemala, on board Indigo Sails, you learn that every Maya child has a Nahual ~

an animal protective spirit ~ which helps the child communicate with Nature throughout his life. You also learn that the Guatemalan Maya have been vigorously protecting their culture from persecution since the days of Columbus up to the present day. ~ Island Card (visiting Caribbean destination W-143) Continue reading

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WWCL Caribbean Cruise, Day 391

Island Card      (visiting Island W-139) ~  When visiting Ambergris Caye on board ss Mayan Sun take a day trip to the ancient Maya site of Altun-Ha on the mainland. Here in the lush tropical jungle, amid the ruins of temples and tombs alongside residential and ceremonial structures, you will find the Green Tomb in which … Continue reading

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WWCL Caribbean Cruise, Day 298

Ship Card      (visiting Caribbean destination W-143) ~ ss Colombia arrives in Puerto Barrios, Guatemala, during the local Fiesta celebrating Holy Week (before Easter Sunday), when villagers from the surrounding area honour two important deities ~ Jesus Christ of the Catholic Church, and the local Maya god. ~ Continue reading

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WWCL Caribbean Cruise, Day 268

Ship Card       (visiting Caribbean destination (W-143) ~  When ss Azure Sea anchors off Puerto Barrios you go ashore and discover the wonderful language of design and color that is Guatemalan weaving. Most women still weave on the same backstrap loom used by the early Maya, using cotton and woolen threads dyed with … Continue reading

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WWCL Caribbean Cruise, Day 165

Island Card                    (visiting Islands X-146 & X-148) ~  The laid-back aura that permeates Isla Mujeres – the Island of Women – does not stop you from exploring when you visit on board the ss Caribbean Star. Choose from a visit to the turtle sanctuary, a Maya … Continue reading