Cruise industry calls for destinations to offer cultural experiences COCI learns at SeatradeCruiseGlobal Conference. | SMN News

PHILIPSBURG:— A delegation from the St. Maarten Chamber of Commerce & Industry (COCI) recently returned from attending SeatradeCruiseGlobal Conference that took place from April 8-11 at the Miami Beach Convention Center.
COCI representatives stated that the cruise industry is looking for unique cultural experiences that define the destination which cruise travelers can experience during their one-day visit.
“Many destinations in the Caribbean Basin offer similar shore excursions and cruise travelers are experiencing the same things on each island that they visit. Another point that was brought forward is to offer amenities for families. Family travel is a trend that

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