POINTE BLANCHE--Port St. Maarten will welcome five new cruise ships this month.
The forecast for November is 67 calls and an estimated 178,953 cruise passengers. November 2015 had 70 calls and 184,338 passengers.
November also will see two days with six ships in port (November 16 and 30) and two days with seven ships in port (November 24 and 26), the Port announced on Thursday.
Eleven cruise ships calling this month will also remain in port until midnight, a plus for restaurants in and around...