Mayor Quinell Francis and area MP Kenneth Bascome celebrated the ships arrival in the historic town in a brief press conference yesterday afternoon.
Mr Fahy also noted the St Regis hotel project in St Georges and the new airport terminal building, both of which he said would bring economic activity to the area.
In 2012, we promised to be a reliable partner and help bring recovery to St Georges, and we havent finished yet, he said.
They are seasonal because Bermuda, not the Caribbean but 1200 miles north of it, has an appreciably cooler climate in the winter months. Transport minister Walter Roban led the delegation aboard the Bermuda-registered luxury liner which arrived from the port of Charleston, United States, on its inaugural visit to the island.
Stopping in its home port for the day and then sailing on to Ponta Delgada, Azores, the vessel carried some 1,900 passengers and a crew of 850.
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