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WorldWide Cruise Line Caribbean Cruise Day 273 Of all the wonderful protected environments in Costa Rica perhaps the most inspiring is the

“Children’s Rain Forest”, which has grown from 15 acres to over 46,000 acres of trees, vegetation and wildlife through the donations and sacrifices of children from over 40 countries who wish for people and children around the world to learn more about Natural History and the long-term protection of our planet’s rainforest. ~  Island Card … Continue reading

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WorldWide Cruise Line Caribbean Cruise Day 244 On board ss Neptune today you dock at Scarborough, Tobago, learning that this island’s

spectacular rainforests are protected by a law dating back to 1776: This law states that “these forests shall remain forever unalienable, to be left in wood for the express purpose of attracting rains”. ~  Island Card (visiting Island P-107)  Continue reading

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WorldWide Cruise Line Caribbean Cruise Day 198 When Indigo Sails docks in Paramaribo, Suriname, you visit the tropical rainforests in the

south, and find members of Conservation International gathering indigenous plants and meeting with the Shamans (wise men) of the Trio tribe who advise on the uses and medicinal properties of each plant.  ~  Ship Card (visiting Caribbean destination P-109)  Continue reading

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WorldWide Cruise Line Caribbean Cruise Day 197 During your Yoga Retreat Cruise aboard ssc Island Dancer you visit the lower Caribbean coast

of Costa Rica. Here, amidst the abundant flora and fauna of the surrounding rainforest you begin to understand how Hindu philosophers recognized the sacred in the supposedly mundane, and how they developed sensitivity and the mental power to communicate with all of the forces of Nature in order for them to fully worship our divine … Continue reading

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WorldWide Cruise Line Caribbean Cruise Day 191 Relaxing in Trinidad while cruising aboard ss Caribbean Star, you take afternoon tea at the

Asa Wright Nature Centre which is hidden high above sea level in the mountainous tropical rainforest of the Arima Valley. While sitting on the large veranda surrounded by a multitude of different species of flora and fauna you read some of this island’s literary greats ~ names such as Williams, Lovelace, James, Selvon and Naipaul, … Continue reading

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WorldWide Cruise Line Caribbean Cruise Day 126 When you visit the rainforests of Surinam whilst on board ss Magellan you see a yaguarundi,

also known as a haka tiger, in the undergrowth; you may reflect upon William Blake being inspired by a the eyes of these fierce cats, beginning his famous poem, “The Tyger”, published in 1794: Tyger! Tyger! burning bright In the forests of the night What immortal hand or eye Could frame thy fearful symmetry?  ~ … Continue reading

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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