Caribbean Island recorded arrival of 10.7 million cruise passengers

Travel And Tour World | June 26, 2019

According to the Caribbean Tourism Organisation, the Caribbean Island recorded a 12 percent increase in tourist arrivals during the first quarter of 2019 spurred on by a 24 percent rise in arrivals from the United States.CTO Chairman Dominic Fedee said that the overall a statistical analysis of the first quarter gives us much to celebrate as substantial numbers indicate healthy economic conditions in key source markets and a strong resurgence of tourism in destinations impacted by the 2017 hurricanes. Between January and March, there were 9.1 million international tourist trips to the region, an increase of 970,000 over the same period last year, according to the organisation.

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Can you imagine a more amazing place to live and work? Take a look at this paradise island surrounded by shimmering reefs, kaleidoscopic fish, vast manta rays and countless sharks. Biodiversity is all about variety. The natural world has developed complex ecosystems over millennia that are precisely balanced. Huge numbers of different plant and animal species are interdependent. Take away one or two and the whole system can be disrupted.

Spotlight

Can you imagine a more amazing place to live and work? Take a look at this paradise island surrounded by shimmering reefs, kaleidoscopic fish, vast manta rays and countless sharks. Biodiversity is all about variety. The natural world has developed complex ecosystems over millennia that are precisely balanced. Huge numbers of different plant and animal species are interdependent. Take away one or two and the whole system can be disrupted.

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