Casual cruise line Ocean Village has introduced a series of new, adventure-packed Action Ashore programme for its forthcoming 2008/09 Caribbean season, giving -devil passengers the chance to experience the more extreme side of the region.

With a choice of four itineraries from Barbados and Aruba, three brand new destinations (St Barts, Guadeloupe and Caracas), two ships and more than 300 Action Ashore options (from as little as �20 per person) appealing to thrill-seekers and chill-seekers alike.

Shore excursion highlights include Land-Sailing in Bonaire; Yacht Racing in Antigua; Quad Biking in St Barts; Aerial adventures in Barbados; and Touring in cosmopolitan Caracas. For more info, call 0845 358 5000 or visit