MONTEGO BAY, JAMAICA – Jamaica is this year’s Leading Caribbean Destination and Leading Caribbean Cruise Destination as determined by the World Travel Awards.
New York, —The Island of Martinique’ great port of Fort-de-France won second place in the Seatrade Cruise Awards’ Port of the Year category. The award was announced in Lisbon on September 19, 2018 featuring three finalists: the port of Dublin—the 2018 winner, the port of Martinique and the port of Quebec.
PHILIPSBURG, ST. MAARTEN – Rainforest Adventures is pleased to announce that Rockland Estate St. Maarten’s The Flying Dutchman, the world’s steepest zipline, has received the 2018 Seatrade Cruise Award for “Innovative Shorex of the Year.” Cherinah Franken, Product Development Assistant of the St. Maarten Tourist Bureau accepted the award on behalf of Rainforest Adventures Rockland Estate at the Seatrade Cruise Med 2018 held on September 19, 2018, at Páto da Galé in Lisbon, Portugal.
St. George’s, Grenada – Pure Grenada, the Spice of the Caribbean opened its 2018/2019 cruise ship season with an inaugural visit from the Carnival Breeze. The large cruise ship has a capacity of 4,428 passengers and 1,386 crew members.