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Ocho Rios Seafood Experience

Tourism Roundup | September 10, 2019
From the sea to your plate, that will be the experience for cruise passengers in Ocho Rios as part of the transformation underway at the port. Originally a fishing village, the resort town of Ocho Rios has been transformed into one Jamaica’s most popular cruise destinations. Join us to find out more about the new Ocho Rios.
Presenter: Andrae Palmer
Producer: Andrae Palmer
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