July 18, 2024


World Trip Is Really Fun

Bahamas Pavilion Captivates Attendees at Fort Lauderdale Worldwide Boat Present

Bahamas Pavilion Captivates Attendees at Fort Lauderdale Worldwide Boat Present

NASSAU, Bahamas, Nov. 17, 2022 /PRNewswire/ — The Islands of The Bahamas wrapped up its participation at this yr’s Annual Fort Lauderdale Worldwide Boat Present (FLIBS), 26-30 October, the place the vacation spot prominently featured the various choices of its boating sector and inspired the hundreds of boaters in attendance to join upcoming boating flings to The Bahamas.

John Pinder, Parliamentary Secretary to the Bahamas Ministry of Tourism, Investments & Aviation (BMOTIA), together with Dr. Kenneth Romer, Deputy Director Normal, attended the present and met with varied producers, influencers, members of the worldwide media, traders and main boating trade companions in attendance.

Florida is such a big marketplace for The Bahamas. Our islands are a magnet for fishing excursions and day journeys, boating and mega yacht charters. Our participation in occasions resembling FLIBS presents our vacation spot with huge potentialities and alternatives for the expansion of our boating and yachting sector,” Pinder mentioned.

All through the 5-day present, exercise on the BMOTIA’s sales space remained persistently excessive and oversubscribed. 1000’s of boaters and boating lovers met face-to-face with Bahamas resort and marina operators — whose operations have been additionally featured at The Bahamas’ pavilion — and ebook direct enterprise at their respective properties, for the 2022-2023 season.

A whole bunch of boaters serious about collaborating in boating flings to The Bahamas registered and attended two boating seminars, which centered on first-time crossers navigating the Gulf Stream to The Bahamas. With over 20 members in attendance, the BMOTIA’s boating seminars have been recognized because the highest-attended FLIBS seminar for the second consecutive yr. The seminars have been carried out by representatives of the BMOTIA’s Verticals crew and The Bahamas’ newly appointed Bahamas Boating Ambassadors.

Along with the success of The Bahamas’ pavilion, the BMOTIA additionally noticed important relationship constructing alternatives with worldwide boating stakeholders. Amongst these new companions is Price Avenue Yachts, who facilitated a reside Junkanoo efficiency at their cocktail occasion on the Tremendous Yacht Village. This partnership will showcase The Bahamas as the perfect vacation spot for luxurious yachting and permit the nation to develop long-standing relationships with yacht homeowners and different potential shoppers serious about visiting and doing enterprise in The Bahamas.

Moreover, the BMOTIA partnered with Nautical Community and captured footage throughout the occasion to advertise The Bahamas to its over eight million robust viewers of worldwide boating lovers, positioning The Bahamas via their channels as an interesting distinctive tremendous yacht and boating vacation spot.

This yr’s boating present attracted a document variety of stakeholders, and the BMOTIA is hopeful that The Bahamas’ participation will lead to 2023 being one other banner yr for boating.

For extra info, please go to www.FLIBS.com and www.Bahamas.com/boating

Discover all of the islands have to supply at www.bahamas.com or on Fb, YouTube or Instagram to see why It is Higher in The Bahamas.

Anita Johnson-Patty
Bahamas Ministry of Tourism & Aviation
[email protected]

Weber Shandwick 
Public Relations  
[email protected]  

SOURCE The Bahamas Ministry of Tourism, Investments & Aviation

Bahamas Pavilion Captivates Attendees at Fort Lauderdale Worldwide Boat Present