Presentation of Plans for Roatán Development

The recent incidents have led the Secretary of Tourism to prepare a plan for the development of this tourist destination.

Thursday, May 21, 2009

The Minister of Tursimo, Ricardo Martínez, said that among the tasks in the plan is the improvement of security on the island as well as an increase in the number of police. published the Minister’s comments: "The plan seeks to implement a Labor Relations Office for complaints and solve children’s problems such as begging and delinquency. The plan also provides professional training programs for personnel working in the hotels on the island."

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Honduras: Pier for Cruise Ships Ready by September

June 2009

With an investment of $70 million, the construction of the Carnival’s cruise terminal on the island of Roatán is 80% complete.

The developers of Carnival’s pier hope to finish the Project by September.

According to, “The Project–which covers 75,000 square feet, includes a commercial area being built to quality specifications that enable it to withstand earthquakes and hurricanes-was visited by international representatives of the cruise industry that have been on the island since the weekend with the purpose of attending the meeting of the Federation of Cruise Lines of the Caribbean and Florida, FCCA.

Port construction continues in Roatan

January 2009

The first phase of the remodeling ended with the construction of three buildings for first-class commercial establishments. reports: "Despite the global financial crisis, this company is betting on the second phase of the Puerto de Cruceros renovation project which involves the investment of an additional $30 million.

Honduras: Roatan strengthened as tourist destination

August 2008

The construction of hotels and new investments will increase the island's profile as a destination for natural recreation and relaxation.

Considered to be one of the Roatan's biggest promoters, Romeo Silvestri has worked as the president of the island's Tourism Chamber and fervently believes in the development of the place.

New Cruise Ship Port in Roatán Opens in November

November 2009

The second cruise ship port in the Bay lslands will open on November 20, after a $62 million investment.

It is the first phase of Carnival Cruise Line's project in Roatán, and boasts 7.000 constructed square meters, including commercial space. reports: "For this project, Carnival joined forces with businessman Jerry Hinds.

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