Sections of the roof are seen peeled off on the Bayside Hotel on Sept. 13, 2017, in Key West, Fla.
It could be up to a month until cruise ships return to Key West, Fla.
The popular cruise destination, currently in the midst of a massive clean-up in the wake of Hurricane Irma and closed to visitors, is aiming to be back up and running for cruisers and other tourists by Oct. 20, according to a posting updated Wednesday on the Keys tourism website.
23 and 27, and Oct. 2, 7 and 11, the line announced this week.
A second Royal Caribbean ship that regularly visits Key West, the Miami-based Enchantment of the Seas, will substitute a call at Freeport in the Bahamas for Key West on sailings departing on Sept. 25, and Oct.
2 and 9.
Even harder hit were St. Thomas and St.
Maarten — the Dutch side of the island of St. Martin.
Both St. Thomas and St.
In an interview with NPR last week, the governor of the U.S.
Virgin Islands said he hoped St. Thomas could be back up and running for tourism by January.
In addition to Key West, St. Thomas and St.
Maarten, cruise ship destinations significantly affected by Irma include St. John in the U.
S. Virgin Islands; Barbuda; St.
Barts; and Tortola in the British Virgin Islands.
In addition to water and other drinks, Adventure of the Seas on Sept. 10 brought canned foods, shelf stable milk, gloves, rags, line, batteries, sanitizer, plastic cups, utensils, toilet paper and other much-needed provisions to St.
Royal Caribbean International
In addition to water and other drinks, Adventure of the Seas brought canned foods, shelf stable milk, gloves, rags, line, batteries, sanitizer, plastic cups, utensils, toilet paper and other much-needed provisions to St.
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