All posts tagged "cruise ships"
Puerto Rico Tourism Co.: Thousands of cruise passengers arriving for San Sebastián Street festival
Economic impact of about $4.5 million expected from over 35,000 visitors
- Posted January 18, 2018
Tourism Co. confirms several San Juan Port cruise sailings
Passengers' combined economic impact estimated at about $1.7 million
- Posted November 20, 2017
Caribbean reports record of 29M visits
SAN JUAN – The Caribbean received a record number of visitors last year as arrivals topped 29 million, tourism officials announced Thursday, and they said growth should continue this year, though at a slightly slower pace due...
- Posted February 9, 2017
Puerto Rico will host cruiseship convention for 4 years
SAN JUAN – Puerto Rico Tourism Co. (PRTC) Director Ingrid Rivera Rocafort and Port Authority Executive Director Ingrid Colberg Rodríguez announced Thursday that Puerto Rico will be the host of the Florida-Caribbean Cruise Association’s (FCCA) convention for at least four years,...
- Posted September 29, 2016
World’s Biggest Cruise Ship Sets Sail from France
The $1 billion Harmony of the Seas is bigger than the Eiffel Tower
- Posted May 15, 2016
Carnival May Delay Cuba Cruise over Discrimination Concerns
MIAMI – Faced with protests, political pressure and a lawsuit, Carnival Corp. announced Monday it will allow Cuban-born passengers to book cruises to the island but will delay the trips if Cuba does not change its policy...
- Posted April 18, 2016
Kerry Says Cuba Should Let Anyone Visit Via Cruise Lines
MIAMI – A Cuban law that bars anyone born on the island from returning by ship is discriminatory and should be eliminated, Secretary of State John Kerry said Thursday. Kerry said the policy discriminates against Cuban-born citizens...
- Posted April 15, 2016
Puerto Rico Welcomes One of World’s Largest Cruise Ships
Some 6,000 Passengers and 2,400 Crew Members to Disembark
- Posted March 20, 2016
Tourism Contribution to Puerto Rico GDP Grows to 7.1%
Local Cruiseship Industry Broke Record with Over 1.5 Million Passengers
- Posted March 1, 2016
Cruise Ship that Was Damaged in Storm Turns Around Again
Cruise Line Sued for Prior Trip
- Posted February 28, 2016