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Open Top Buses Arrive in Puerto Rico

Open Top Buses Arrive in Puerto Rico

Enrique Ybarra Valdenebro, President and CEO of City Sightseeing, and Ingrid I. Rivera Rocafort, Executive Director of the Puerto Rico Tourism Company (PRTC), announced the arrival of City Sightseeing in Puerto Rico. City Sightseeing, an international tour bus company, will offer transportation services with its open top buses on the Island. Over the course of two years this $2.7 million partnership aims to create approximately 45 new jobs on the Island.
Wednesday, August 31, 2016/Author: Anonym/Number of views (3302)/Comments (0)/
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Se renueva acuerdo histórico de Turismo Sostenible

17 de agosto de 2016-San Juan, Puerto Rico- La Compañía de Turismo de Puerto Rico  (CTPR) y la Autoridad de Desperdicios Sólidos de Puerto Rico (ADS), firmaron en días recientes,  un Memorando de Entendimiento en conjunto con la Agencia de Protección Ambiental federal (EPA, por sus siglas en inglés) para fomentar prácticas de sostenibilidad en la industria turística de Puerto Rico y fortalecer el Programa de Instalaciones Turísticas Sostenibles de la CTPR.
Wednesday, August 17, 2016/Author: Anonym/Number of views (2511)/Comments (0)/
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Historic sustainable tourism contract is renewed

The Puerto Rico Tourism Company (PRTC) and the Solid Waste Authority of Puerto Rico (SWAPR) signed a consented contract, valid for five years, with the Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) to implement new sustainability practices within Puerto Rico’s tourism industry, as well as to strengthen PRTC’s Sustainable Tourism Program. 
Wednesday, August 17, 2016/Author: Anonym/Number of views (2550)/Comments (0)/
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San Juan Launches La Ruta de la Salsa

Executive Director of the Puerto Rico Tourism Company (PRTC), Ingrid I. Rivera Rocafort, announced the launch of La Ruta de la Salsa, or The Salsa Route. Created by PRTC certified tour guide Clemente de Freitas, this route aims to provide both local and international tourists an in-depth look at the salsa music genre, honoring past legends such as Héctor Lavoe, Ismael Rivera and Cheo Feliciano.
Wednesday, July 20, 2016/Author: Anonym/Number of views (2110)/Comments (0)/
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AC Hotel by Marriott to open in Condado, San Juan

AC Hotel by Marriott to open in Condado, San Juan

AC Hotel development represents the most recent transformation of the tourism sector in Puerto Rico

Secretary of Government, Grace M. Santana Balado; Executive Director of the Puerto Rico Tourism Company (PRTC), Ingrid I. Rivera Rocafort; President and CEO of Interlink, Federico Sánchez-Ortiz; and Vice President of the Caribbean and Latin America for Marriott International Inc., Andrew Houghton, announced the start of the construction for AC Hotel by Marriott in Condado, San Juan. The project equates to an estimated $45 million investment and will create nearly 520 new jobs throughout the construction and opening phases.   
Thursday, June 30, 2016/Author: Anonym/Number of views (2574)/Comments (0)/
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Se levanta nueva bandera de Hoteles en Condado

El AC Hotel by Marriot es el ejemplo más reciente de la transformación de nuestro sector turístico.

29 de junio de 2016 – San Juan – La secretaria de la gobernación, Grace M. Santana Balado, junto a la directora ejecutiva de la Compañía de Turismo de Puerto Rico, Ingrid I. Rivera Rocafort; al presidente & CEO de Interlink, Federico Sánchez-Ortiz y al vicepresidente del Caribe y América Latina para Marriott International Inc., Andrew Houghton anunció hoy el inicio de la construcción del AC Hotel by Marriott en el antiguo local del Radisson Ambassador Plaza & Casino en Condado. Esta nueva edificación, cuya inversión estimada es de $45 millones, creará aproximadamente 400 empleos en la fase de construcción y 120 cuando empiecen a operar.
Saturday, June 25, 2016/Author: Anonym/Number of views (2055)/Comments (0)/
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Air Canada add new routes and service from Montreal and Toronto for the winter season

June 16, 2016-San Juan, Puerto Rico – The Executive Director of the Puerto Rico Tourism Company (PRTC), Ingrid I. Rivera Rocafort, and Alex Pittman, Director of Sales for Latin America & the Caribbean at Air Canada announced the inauguration of a new Air Canada route connecting the cities of Montreal and San Juan. The flight option will be available Saturdays starting on Dec. 17, 2016.
Thursday, June 16, 2016/Author: Anonym/Number of views (2345)/Comments (0)/
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Florida-Caribbean Cruise Association (FCCA) Cruise Conference & Trade Show Concludes in Puerto Rico

Executive Director of the Puerto Rico Tourism Company (PRTC), Ingrid I. Rivera Rocafort, and Executive Director of the Port Authority, Ingrid Colberg Rodríguez, announced the conclusion of the Florida-Caribbean Cruise Association’s (FCCA) Cruise Conference & Trade Show in Puerto Rico. Participants included representatives and senior executives of Caribbean cruise lines such as Royal Caribbean, Carnival, Holland and Disney.
Wednesday, April 27, 2016/Author: Anonym/Number of views (2350)/Comments (0)/
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Turismo celebra primera feria de negocios de productos innovadores

22 de abril de 2016-San Juan, Puerto Rico-La Compañía de Turismo de Puerto Rico  (CTPR)  celebró hoy, la Feria de negocios de productos innovadores de Turismo que integran los programas de Ecoturismo, Agroturismo y Turismo Sostenible de Base Comunitaria, esto en unión a  la celebración mundial del Día del Planeta Tierra. Diferentes empresas endosadas por esta certificación, se dieron cita en las oficinas centrales de la CTPR e intercambiaron recursos  para  generar oportunidades de negocios entre sí.
Friday, April 22, 2016/Author: Anonym/Number of views (1800)/Comments (0)/
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Construction begins on first all-inclusive hotel in Puerto Rico

Construction begins on first all-inclusive hotel in Puerto Rico

AMResorts hotel chain has formalized its entry into the Puerto Rican market with the announcement of its first hotel on the Island. Dreams Puerto Rico Resort & Spa will be built in the town of Guánica in the Porta Del Sol region and scheduled to open its doors in October 2018. The 250-room hotel will operate as an all-inclusive resort, offering an Unlimited–Luxury® package specially designed for families.

Tuesday, April 12, 2016/Author: Anonym/Number of views (2454)/Comments (0)/
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