Barbados Welcomes Record Number of Cruise Passengers

By ,   December 31, 2017 ,   Cruise Industry

Friday, December 29, 2017, became a significant day in the history of cruise sector in Barbados, as the island welcomed its record 812 864th cruise passenger.

The family of Tom & Laura Thieman from Dayton (Ohio, USA), arrived at Bridgetown Port in the morning, onboard Wind Star.

Port of Bridgetown (Barbados)

The couple was welcomed by Richard Sealy, Tourism Minister and David Jean-Marie, Chief Executive Officer of Bridgetown Port, and other officials. To mark the occasion, they were presented with a plaque and several gifts.

The Thiemans visited Barbados for the very first time and were excited after receiving such a warm welcome.

They said that they were interested in participating in a lot of activities, including going on island tour.