Order to release information on Falmouth Cruise Ship Pier under review on request of Royal Caribbean

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TRELAWNY, Jamaica – The Appeals Tribunal of the Access to Information Act instructed that the Port Authority of Jamaica (PAJ) release documents related to the Falmouth Cruise Ship Pier in Trelawny, to the Jamaica Environment Trust (JET). However, the order has been denied, pending legal action. In September 2012, JET requested the Ground Lease Agreement...

Fred. Olsen Cruise Lines Makes Falmouth Jamaica New Port of Call For 2016-2017

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Fred. Olsen Cruise Lines will make its maiden voyage to Falmouth Port of Call, Jamaica during the 2016-2017 cruise shipping season. This was showcased in the British based cruise line’s Worldwide Cruises 2016/17 brochure. Fred. Olsen Cruise Lines is a small line, but appears to be in expansion mode for the upcoming season. Their four cruise...

A Complete Tour Of The Town of Falmouth, Jamaica – Video

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I found this video of a 30 minutes tour of the town of Falmouth. The tour highlights the main points of interest as well as Falmouth attractions. It also gives a brief history of the town. Most visitors miss out on the real Falmouth experience as they take tours that take them away to other points...

The History of the Phoenix Foundry (Dome) in Falmouth Jamaica

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The History of the Phoenix Foundry (Dome) in Falmouth The Phoenix Foundry or the Dome, as it is popularly called, is a unique, historic structure in Falmouth. Situated at the corner of Tharpe Street and Harbour Street, the unique structure will certainly force a first-time visitor to ask: “what is that?” The structure was once...

Falmouth, Jamaica Tour and Review Video

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Falmouth Jamaica Tour and Review Falmouth Jamaica Tour and Review is presented by CruisesOnly.com. This is a short, 2 minute-video that summarises what you get when you book a cruise tour to Falmouth, Trelawny, Jamaica. The video quickly covers everything including the history, shopping, dining and heritage tour. It also covers attractions in Ocho Rios...

Falmouth Cruise Ship Pier to be Expanded Soon – Sea Wall and Road Repair to Follow

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Falmouth Cruise Ship Pier to be Expanded Chairman of the Port Authority of Jamaica, Gordon Shirley, announced in April, that soon, the Falmouth Port will be undergoing expansion. This is to accommodate the new largest ships in the world. It seems the current title holders, the Oasis of the Seas and Allure of the Seas...

Falmouth Jamaica Will Be One of Two Stops for the First Ever Zumba Cruise

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On January 25, 2016, the first ever Zumba Cruise will set sail from Fort Lauderdale, Florida with stops in Labadee, Haiti and Falmouth, Jamaica. The Zumba cruise will feature over 160 Zumba instructors with exclusive themed classes, parties, and seminars with Zumba® celebs, including Beto, the creator of Zumba®. Zumba, created by choreographer Alberto “Beto”...

Pictures Showing the Erosion of the Falmouth Sea Wall & Main Road as a Result of the Cruise Ship Port Construction

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  Breaking the Reefs When the cruise ship project was first announced, several persons voiced concerns that breaking the reefs will place Falmouth, Jamaica in danger of flooding as the town itself is below sea level. It was recommended that the shoreline be protected. Not much was done and we are now seeing the wisdom...

A Typical Port Day In Falmouth Jamaica

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A Complete Port Tour of Falmouth Jamaica

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