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Cruise market boom for Colombia

Cruise market boom for Colombia

15 July 2013 Cruise News

Colombia has increased the number of cruise ships arriving in the country threefold in the last six years according to new figures from the ministry of commerce, industry and tourism. In 2006 there were 53 landfalls recorded in the Latin American country’s ports, snowballing to 166 in 2012.

Courtyard by Marriott plans first hotel in Colombia

Courtyard by Marriott plans first hotel in Colombia

17 April 2013 Hotel News

Marriott International plans to open the first Courtyard by Marriott brand hotel in Bogota, Colombia. Opening in April 2014, the 146-room Courtyard hotel on Avenida El Dorado will be part of a mixed-use complex which will include prime office and retail space.