Wednesday, 23 March 2011

TOURISM FACTOR: Gigantic 'Oasis of the Seas' cruise ship docks at new Falmouth Pier

TITANIC VESSEL: The Oasis of the Seas, the world's largest passenger cruise ship, seen here as it made its maiden call to the new Falmouth Pier in Trelawny on Tuesday with approximately 6,000 passengers and 2,000 crew members on board. The ship is scheduled to make bi-weekly calls to Falmouth, thereby enhancing the economic possibilities for the growing western parish and the country.

SIGHTSEEING MISSION: Passengers from the cruise ship, seen here in tram cars as they prepare to tour the historic town of Falmouth.

BLUE RIBBON EVENT: Prime Minister Hon. Bruce Golding (Second Right) prepares to cut the ribbon to signal the official opening of the new Falmouth Cruise Ship Pier on Tuesday. Also pictured are (from right) Minister of Transport and Works, Mike Henry; Member of Parliament for Trelawny, Dr. Patrick Harris; Chairman and CEO of Royal Caribbean Cruises Limited, Richard Fain and Minister of Tourism, Edmund Bartlett.

(Photo cred: Office of the Prime Minister)

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