Puerto Plata offers warm welcome to hundreds of tourists traveling on the cruise ship Carnival Victory
PUERTO PLATA The authorities of Puerto Plata offered on Tuesday morning a splendid welcome to hundreds of tourists who came on the cruise ship “Carnival Victory” which is the first to reach the newly built terminal Amber Cove Maimon, Puerto Plata this year 2015.
The act of welcoming visitors took place in Independence Square or Central Park where there was presented a musical rhythm of merengue tasty (Perico Ripiao) where a folk ballet and a group of children danced merrily to typical meringue orchestra from the joint Air Base in Puerto Plata, the grace of identity Taimáscaros are local carnival and several troubadours of the Ministry of Tourism.
According to data supplied by the reporter Augusto (The diligent) Martinez, the committee welcomed the cruisers of “Carnival Victory”, he was accompanied by the provincial governor; Ivan Rivera, Senator Francis Vargas, Mayor Walter Musa, the deputy tourism minister in July Almonte, director of CESTUR; Robiou General Juan Carlos Torres, commander of the Air Base of Puerto Plata; Brigadier General pilot Richard Vasquez Jimenez, the vice mayor Maritza Nunez de Rivera and the president of municipal council; Rafael Dario Wood Torres.
At 6:00 am on Tuesday, October 6, 2015 the tourist terminal in Maimon, Amber Cove, welcomed the cruise ship “Carnival Victory”, the first to arrive in Puerto Plata in the year 2015, on board the was about 2,754 passengers and 1,100 ship crew.
These visitors began to step off of the cruise at 8:05 am. From local destinations that were offered by Carnival Corporation there are tours “Four Wheels”, the historic center, the water park Ocean World, the cable car to the 27 pools of Damajagua in Imbert, overlooking the famous beaches of Sosua and Cabarete and others point of attraction of “The Bride of the Atlantic” since the departure of “Carnival Victory” is scheduled for 4:00 pm.
Finally it is noted that the resort of Puerto Plata for about 24 years had not docked any cruise ships, and thanks to the huge investment of the multinational company Carnival Corporation which built the Amber Cove terminal in the bay of Maimon. Along with Carnival Victory we will see visits of several of these liners in the coming days.
Source: Puerto Plata Digital
Oct 6, 2015
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