Captain Linton Baso takes passengers for a ride. Photo: Tolina Tomeing

Peace Boat Cruisers Have a Blast

About 400 Peace Boat passengers, in groups of about 50 at a time, visited WAM Tuesday, March 22. Despite the language barrier, everyone left with a smile on their face after a tour of the Canoe House and, for some, a canoe ride.

The Peace Boat is a cruise ship belonging to a Japan-based international non-governmental and non-profit organization that works to promote peace, human rights, equal and sustainable development and respect for the environment.

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