The Executive Director of the Puerto Rico Tourism Company (PRTC), Ingrid I. Rivera Rocafort, announced the arrival of nearly 19,000 passengers at the port of San Juan. Cruise ships present include Anthem of the Seas, Westerdam, Carnival Glory, Carnival Breeze and Celebrity Silhouette.
"The port of San Juan and the island now receive more than 19,000 passengers who enjoy our attractions and contribute to our countries economy by nearly $1.1 million," said Rivera Rocafort.
As part of growing efforts to promote the island, Puerto Rican cultural and musical pieces will be performed at Plaza Colón. Additional promotional efforts to improve the stay of tourists include PRTC staff assigned to the docks to assist passengers with information and services, among others.