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WorldWide Cruise Line Caribbean Cruise Day 138 During your stop-over in Trinidad while on board ss Colombia, you visit the museum in Port

of Spain and see the wonderful watercolor landscapes and island scenes of Michael-Jean Cazabon, a French-Creole Trinidadian who studied art in Paris. His view of an Immortelle tree on Belmont Hill which he painted in 1850 is an excellent example of his genre. ~  Ship Card (visiting Island P-105)  Advertisements Continue reading

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WorldWide Cruise Line Caribbean Cruise Day 116 Arriving in Miami Beach’s Art Deco District before sailing on board ss Neptune, you party at

the Midem Latin America and Caribbean Music Festival where you hear Soca singers from Trinidad; a Garifuna band from Livingston, Guatemala, playing Punta Rock; an ensemble from Cuba playing Jazz, Danzon, Son and Bolero; and a group of veteran Jamaican Reggae All-Stars. ~  Ship Card (visiting Islands A-2, F-48, F-49, P-105 & W-143)  Continue reading

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WorldWide Cruise Line Caribbean Cruise Day 98 The word on everyone’s lips when you awake on board ss Azure Sea is Carnival, Carnival,

Carnival … that means the island of Trinidad with it’s Calypso tunes, steel pan bands, Soca rhythms, Mas (masquerade) costumes, Moko Jumbies (stilt men), decorated floats, massive musical sounds and everybody dancing through the streets for days on end.  ~  Ship Card (visiting Island P-105)  Continue reading

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WorldWide Cruise Line Caribbean Cruise Day 73 Your visit to Trinidad on board sv Riviera shows you an international mix of races, cultures

and religions living together ~ English, French, Spanish, Portuguese, African, Amerindian, Chinese, Middle Eastern and East Indian; with Hindu temples and Muslim mosques standing next to Protestant and Catholic churches, while Spiritual Baptism and Trinidad Orisha are also practiced on the island.  ~  Island Card (visiting Island P-105)  Continue reading

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WorldWide Cruise Line Caribbean Cruise Day 26 One of the most exciting sailing trips ever made in the Caribbean was the 1997 voyage made by

a handful of Kalinago (Carib Indians of Dominica), who, according to their art of canoe building, chopped down a huge gommier tree, hollowed it out and “opened” (stretched and warped) it; they then fitted a sail on which a Gli Gli (small fierce hawk revered by ancient Carib warriors) motif was daubed. These proud warriors … Continue reading

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WorldWide Cruise Line Caribbean Cruise Day 281 During your stopover in Trinidad on board Indigo Sails you have to be rescued from the

La Brea Pitch Lake ~ the world’s largest asphalt deposit, with its self-replenishing supply. You have definitely stepped in too deep this time … Lose Trinidad.  ~  Island Card  <Lose Island P-105>  Continue reading

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

WorldWide Cruise Line Caribbean Cruise Day 138 During your stop-over in Trinidad while on board ss Colombia, you visit the museum in Port

of Spain and see the wonderful watercolor landscapes and island scenes of Michael-Jean Cazabon, a French-Creole Trinidadian who studied art in Paris. His view of an Immortelle tree on Belmont Hill which he painted in 1850 is an excellent example of his genre. ~  Ship Card (visiting Island P-105)  Continue reading