Samoa at annual Seatrade Cruise Shipping 2015 Convention

2 cruise liners in Apia port recently

APIA: TUESDAY 17 MARCH 2015: The Samoa Tourism Authority Marketing Manager, Dwayne Bentley is representing Samoa at the Seatrade Cruise Shipping 2015 Convention currently in progress in Miami until 19 March.

Cruise Shipping Miami is the epicenter of the global cruise industry and the only event guaranteed to bring together every facet of the industry including cruise lines, suppliers, Tourism Boards, Port Authorities, shipping agents, shore excursions, travel agents and partners.

This is the ninth year Samoa is taking part in this event, which is an important part of the local tourism industry’s efforts to contribute towards Samoa’s economic development.

Samoa’s participation at the event provides good opportunities to attract more cruise ships to our shores and to continue close relationships with cruise ship companies.

A total of 22 cruise ships visits have been confirmed for Samoa this year.