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

WorldWide Cruise Line Caribbean Cruise Day 307 An afternoon of pampering is called for to help mend the attrition caused by sea, sand and

salt; so visit your onboard spa, where you combine a seaweed body wrap, massage and sauna with a super deluxe beauty treatment. Now you are ready for a night out when mv Riviera docks in Nassau town, New Providence, the Bahamas.  ~  Island Card (visiting Island B-8)  Continue reading

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

WorldWide Cruise Line Caribbean Cruise Day 285 If you really wish to get away from it all, try Walker’s Cay, the furthermost island in the

northern Bahamas, and an unspoiled haven for divers who will find all the fish they need at White Hole. Enjoy the deserted beaches, the crystalline waters and stunning sunsets.  ~  Island Card (visiting Island C-21)  Continue reading

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WorldWide Cruise Line Caribbean Cruise Day 279 When visiting Grand Bahama on board ss Colombia your Shore Excursion is another cruise; this

one will take you over the local reefs to see brightly-coloured corals and sponges with a huge variety of marine life ~ sharks, stingrays, barracuda, parrotfish, turtles, angelfish, puffers and maybe a moray eel ~ all from the large, angled, undersea windows of your glass bottom boat.  ~  Island Card (visiting Island B-11)  Continue reading

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

WorldWide Cruise Line Caribbean Cruise Day 279 When visiting Grand Bahama on board ss Colombia your Shore Excursion is another cruise; this

one will take you over the local reefs to see brightly-coloured corals and sponges with a huge variety of marine life ~ sharks, stingrays, barracuda, parrotfish, turtles, angelfish, puffers and maybe a moray eel ~ all from the large, angled, undersea windows of your glass bottom boat.  ~  Island Card (visiting Island B-11)  Continue reading

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

WorldWide Cruise Line Caribbean Cruise Day 260 Cat Island is another Out Island where old-time Bahamas life continues, where Bahamians

pursue their everyday lives in small, sparsely settled communities. The traditions of living off the land and from the sea continue. Here you will see signs of Obeah, the West Indian Magic; also ruined plantation houses; as well as a chapel and religious retreat atop Mount Alvernia, another contribution from Father Jerome, who lived out … Continue reading

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WorldWide Cruise Line Caribbean Cruise Day 254 The buccaneering spirit is still alive and well in the Bahamas on the island of Spanish

Wells, originally named for the Spanish explorers who put ashore there for fresh water and provisions. Now the islanders put to sea in refrigerated boats and search all over Bahamian waters for the treasure of the elusive crawfish (spiny lobster).  ~  Ship Card (visiting Island C-14)  Continue reading

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

WorldWide Cruise Line Caribbean Cruise Day 239 South Florida parks make great outdoor classrooms. So, before sailing on board mv Riviera

for Cat Island in the Bahamas, visit Crandon Park, Key Biscayne, and get your feet wet as you cast your nets in sea-grass beds while pulling in shrimp, crabs and starfish. A local naturalist will explain some of the mysteries of marine life.  ~  Island Card (visiting Islands A-4 & D-29)  Continue reading

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WorldWide Cruise Line Caribbean Cruise Day 156 When ss Azure Sea sails into Nassau, the capital of New Providence, you have a chance to see

the town that has been the profit centre of the Bahamas for over 300 years: Firstly, as a pirates’ haven and operations base; then, for the years of the American Civil War, Nassau was a centre for blockade running activities. During America’s Prohibition era, the islands of New Providence, Bimini and Grand Bahama were all … Continue reading

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WorldWide Cruise Line Caribbean Cruise Day 57 Harbour Island was once (along with its inhabitants, Brilanders) one of the more prosperous

places in the Bahamas ~ this due to the renown of local boat builders. Now it is justly celebrated for the miles and miles of pink beaches (the pink color coming from the bright pink or red shells of microscopic invertebrates called Foraminifera) which surround this erstwhile capital of the Bahamas. Not far away, Spanish … Continue reading

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

WorldWide Cruise Line Caribbean Cruise Day 54 Of course, the best way to enjoy the islands of the Abacos is to sail off on a day long

island-hopping tour: Start at Elbow Cay for a view of the pink and white striped lighthouse; then on to Man-O-War Cay, the boat building capital of the Abacos; next, the sleepy tropical delights of the beaches of Great Guana Cay; before carrying onwards to Shell Island for some beachcombing. Finish off the day at Misse’s … Continue reading

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

WorldWide Cruise Line Caribbean Cruise Day 22 When you visit Harbour Island on board ss Caribbean Star you can still see the influence of

the original British settlers – Victorian horse and carriage can be seen on the streets and the tea room continues to serve the infusion made famous by the English. Also, Windermere Island, some miles to the south, has been a frequent haunt of British royalty.  ~  Ship Card (visiting Islands C-13 & C-15 on the … Continue reading

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WorldWide Cruise Line Caribbean Cruise Day 8 One of the most anticipated annual celebrations in the Bahamas is the week-long Out Island

Regatta on Great Exuma. When you dock your ketch Indigo Sails at Georgetown in March this normally sleepy town has been transformed. Traditional Bahamian sailing sloops race against each other during the day, and for a week the party mix of yachties, boat people, visitors, locals, island lovers and seafarers hardly get any sleep. ~ Ship Card (visiting … Continue reading

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WorldWide Cruise Line Caribbean Cruise Day 6 Sweet Bimini – only fifty miles from the Port of Miami – is a world apart. A famous Reverend

and Preacher visited the island to find some inspiration for his acceptance speech of the Nobel Peace Prize and the words to his guide after a ride through the bonefish flats perhaps sums up all of the Bahamas and the Caribbean: “You make me feel so close to heaven I feel I can almost touch … Continue reading

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

WorldWide Cruise Line Caribbean Cruise Day 307 An afternoon of pampering is called for to help mend the attrition caused by sea, sand and

salt; so visit your onboard spa, where you combine a seaweed body wrap, massage and sauna with a super deluxe beauty treatment. Now you are ready for a night out when mv Riviera docks in Nassau town, New Providence, the Bahamas.  ~  Island Card (visiting Island B-8)  Continue reading

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

WorldWide Cruise Line Caribbean Cruise Day 285 If you really wish to get away from it all, try Walker’s Cay, the furthermost island in the

northern Bahamas, and an unspoiled haven for divers who will find all the fish they need at White Hole. Enjoy the deserted beaches, the crystalline waters and stunning sunsets.  ~  Island Card (visiting Island C-21)  Continue reading

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

WorldWide Cruise Line Caribbean Cruise Day 279 When visiting Grand Bahama on board ss Colombia your Shore Excursion is another cruise; this

one will take you over the local reefs to see brightly-coloured corals and sponges with a huge variety of marine life ~ sharks, stingrays, barracuda, parrotfish, turtles, angelfish, puffers and maybe a moray eel ~ all from the large, angled, undersea windows of your glass bottom boat.  ~  Island Card (visiting Island B-11)  Continue reading

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

WorldWide Cruise Line Caribbean Cruise Day 260 Cat Island is another Out Island where old-time Bahamas life continues, where Bahamians

pursue their everyday lives in small, sparsely settled communities. The traditions of living off the land and from the sea continue. Here you will see signs of Obeah, the West Indian Magic; also ruined plantation houses; as well as a chapel and religious retreat atop Mount Alvernia, another contribution from Father Jerome, who lived out … Continue reading

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

WorldWide Cruise Line Caribbean Cruise Day 254 The buccaneering spirit is still alive and well in the Bahamas on the island of Spanish

Wells, originally named for the Spanish explorers who put ashore for fresh water and provisions. Now the islanders put to sea in refrigerated boats and search all over Bahamian waters for the treasure of the elusive crawfish (spiny lobster).  ~  Ship Card (visiting Island C-14)  Continue reading

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

WorldWide Cruise Line Caribbean Cruise Day 239 South Florida parks make great outdoor classrooms. So, before sailing on board mv Riviera

for Cat Island in the Bahamas, visit Crandon Park, Key Biscayne, and get your feet wet as you cast your nets in sea-grass beds while pulling in shrimp, crabs and starfish. A local naturalist will explain some of the mysteries of marine life.  ~  Island Card (visiting Islands A-4 & D-29)  Continue reading

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

WorldWide Cruise Line Caribbean Cruise Day 156 When ss Azure Sea sails into Nassau, the capital of New Providence, you have a chance to see the

town that has been the profit centre of the Bahamas for over 300 years: Firstly, as a pirates’ haven and operations base; then, for the years of the American Civil War, Nassau was a centre for blockade running activities. During America’s Prohibition era, the islands of New Providence, Bimini and Grand Bahama were all major … Continue reading

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

WorldWide Cruise Line Caribbean Cruise Day 57 Harbour Island was once (along with its inhabitants, Brilanders) one of the more prosperous

places in the Bahamas ~ this due to the renown of local boat builders. Now it is justly celebrated for the miles and miles of pink beaches (the pink color coming from the bright pink or red shells of microscopic invertebrates called Foraminifera) which surround this erstwhile capital of the Bahamas. Not far away, Spanish … Continue reading

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

WorldWide Cruise Line Caribbean Cruise Day 54 Of course the best way to enjoy the islands of the Abacos is to sail off on a day long island-

hopping tour: Start at Elbow Cay for a view of the pink and white striped lighthouse; then on to Man-O-War Cay, the boat building capital of the Abacos; next, the sleepy tropical delights of the beaches of Great Guana Cay; before carrying onwards to Shell Island for some beachcombing. Finish off the day at Misse’s … Continue reading

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

WorldWide Cruise Line Caribbean Cruise Day 22 When you visit Harbour Island on board ss Caribbean Star you can still see the influence of

the original British settlers: Victorian horse and carriage can be seen on the streets and the tea room continues to serve the infusion made famous by the English. Also, Windermere Island, some miles to the south, has been a frequent haunt of British royalty. ~ Ship Card (visiting Islands C-13 & C-15 on the scorecard)  Continue reading

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

WorldWide Cruise Line Caribbean Cruise Day 8 One of the most anticipated annual celebrations in the Bahamas is the week-long Out Island

Regatta on Great Exuma. When you dock your ketch Indigo Sails at Georgetown in March this normally sleepy town has been transformed. Traditional Bahamian sailing sloops race against each other during the day, and for a week the party mix of yachties, boat people, visitors, locals, island lovers and seafarers hardly get any sleep. ~ Ship Card (visiting … Continue reading

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

WorldWide Cruise Line Caribbean Cruise Day 6 Sweet Bimini … only fifty miles from the Port of Miami … is a world apart. A famous

Reverend and Preacher visited the island to find some inspiration for his acceptance speech of the Nobel Peace Prize and his words to his guide after a ride through the bonefish flats perhaps sums up all of the Bahamas and the Caribbean: “You make me feel so close to heaven I feel I can almost … Continue reading

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An afternoon of pampering is called for to help mend the attrition caused by sea, sand

and salt; so visit your onboard spa, where you combine a seaweed body wrap, massage and sauna with a super deluxe beauty treatment. Now you are ready for a night out when mv Riviera docks in Nassau town, New Providence, the Bahamas.  ~  Island Card (visiting Island B-8) Continue reading

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When visiting Grand Bahama on board ss Colombia, your Shore Excursion is another

cruise; this one will take you over the local reefs to see brightly-colored corals and sponges with a huge variety of other marine life ~ sharks, stingrays, barracuda, parrotfish, turtles, angelfish, puffers and maybe a moray eel ~ all from the large, angled, undersea windows of your glass bottom boat.  ~  Island Card (visiting Island … Continue reading

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Cat Island is another Out Island where old-time Bahamian life continues, another

Out Island where Bahamians pursue their everyday lives in small, sparsely settled communities. The traditions of living off the land and from the sea continue. Here you will see signs of Obeah, the West Indian Magic; also ruined plantation houses; as well as a chapel and religious retreat atop Mount Alvernia, another contribution from Father … Continue reading

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The buccaneering spirit is still alive and well in the Bahamas on the island of

Spanish Wells, originally named for the Spanish explorers who put ashore for fresh water and provisions. Now the islanders put to sea in refrigerated boats and search all over Bahamian waters for the treasure of the elusive crawfish (spiny lobster).  ~  Ship Card (visiting Island C-14) Continue reading

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South Florida parks make great outdoors classrooms. So, before sailing on board mv

Riviera for Cat Island in the Bahamas, visit Crandon Park, Key Biscayne, where you get your feet wet as you cast your nets in sea-grass beds, catching and studying shrimp, crabs and starfish, before returning them to the sea. A local naturalist will explain some of the mysteries of marine life.  ~ Continue reading

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After taking your family on a cruise aboard ss Mayan Sun to Cat Island and

Long Island in the Bahamas, they give you your Just Reward by taking you on an all-day fishing trip from Miami Beach Marina: At the end of the day there are tuna steaks for everyone.  ~  Island Card (visiting Islands A-1, D-29 & D-30) Continue reading

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When ss Azure Sea sails into Nassau, the capital of New Providence, you have

a chance to see the town that has been the profit centre of the Bahamas for over 300 years: Firstly, as a pirates’ haven and operations base; then, for the years of the American Civil War, Nassau was a centre for blockade running activities. During America’s Prohibition era, the islands of New Providence, Bimini and … Continue reading

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When ss Neptune docks in Nassau, New Providence, you find that the best

way to relive your visit to the Bahamas is to purchase one of the stunning paintings created by local artists. The festival of Junkanoo is a strong theme in some paintings, as is religion, spirituality and the celebration of local womanhood; all of these artworks are imbued with the wonderful tropical colours and light which … Continue reading

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Harbour Island was once (along with it’s inhabitants, Brilanders) one of the more prosperous

places in the Bahamas ~ this due to the renown of local boat builders. Now it is justly celebrated for the miles and miles of pink beaches (the pink color coming from the bright pink or red shells of microscopic invertebrates called Foraminifera) which surround this erstwhile capital of the Bahamas. Not far away, Spanish … Continue reading

Travel Adventure / WorldWide Cruise Line, WWCL, Caribbean Cruise, Board Game, iPhone App

Of course the best way to enjoy the islands of the Abacos is to take a day long island-hopping

tour. Start at Elbow Cay for a view of the pink and white striped lighthouse; then on to Man-O-War Cay, the boat building capital of the Abacos; next, the sleepy tropical delights of the beaches of Great Guana Cay; before carrying onwards to Shell Island for some beachcombing. Finish off the day at Misse’s on … Continue reading

Travel Adventure / WorldWide Cruise Line, WWCL, Caribbean Cruise, Board Game, iPhone App

While visiting Harbour Island on board the ss Caribbean Star you can still see the influence of

the original British settlers ~ Victorian horse and carriage can be seen on the streets and the Tea Room continues to serve the infusion made famous by the English. Also, Windermere Island, some miles to the south, has been a frequent haunt of British royalty. ~ Ship Card (visiting Islands C-13 & C-15 on the scorecard) Continue reading

Travel Adventure / WorldWide Cruise Line, WWCL, Caribbean Cruise, Board Game, iPhone App

One of the most anticipated annual celebrations in the Bahamas is the week-long Out Island Regatta on Great

Exuma. When you dock the ketch Indigo Sails at Georgetown in April this normally sleepy town has been transformed. Traditional Bahamian sailing ships race against each other during the day, and for a week the mix of yachties, boat people, visitors, locals, island lovers and seafarers never get to bed. ~ Ship Card (visiting Island D-24) Continue reading

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Sweet Bimini … only fifty miles from the Port of Miami … is a world apart. A famous

Reverend and Preacher visited the island to find some inspiration for his acceptance speech of the Nobel Peace Prize and the words he said to his guide after a boat ride through the bonefish flats perhaps sums up all of the Bahamas and the Caribbean: “You make me feel so close to heaven that I … Continue reading

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WWCL Caribbean Cruise, Day 307

Island Card      (visiting Island B-8) ~  An afternoon of pampering is called for to help mend the attrition caused by sea, sand and salt; so visit your onboard spa, where you combine a seaweed body wrap, massage and sauna with a super deluxe beauty treatment. Now you are ready for a night out … Continue reading