Central Americann Cruise Ship Conference 2012

The event will be held from 29 to 31 May in Antigua Guatemala.

Wednesday, February 20, 2013

According to an article in Siglo21.com.gt "Antigua Guatemala will host the second Central American Cruise Conference 2013, which will take place from 29 to 31 May, with which it hopes to impact this tourism segment in the country . $100,000 is being invested in the activity. "
Pedro Duchez, director of the Guatemalan Tourism Institute (Inguat), explained that the amount to be invested in the conference will have a positive impact on the country, as it will be recompensed with the arrival more cruise goers.

Duchez added that this activity will be attended by the country’s representatives and senior executives, decision makers of the cruise lines coming to the country or those who may come to Guatemala.

Moreover Peige Michele, president of the Florida Caribbean Cruise Association (FCCA), was pleased by the selection of the country as the event organizer. "This place is a great destination for tourism and investment, therefore this event is a unique opportunity for the country to position itself as that", he added.

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