Freedom of the Seas was awarded
Cruise Ship of the Year 2009 at a ceremony last month.
Representatives of Royal Caribbean
Cruise Line vessel were given the accolade by Cline Glidden, MLA on behalf of
the government and the Caymanian
Land and Sea Co-operative
Also honoured were Carol Scott for
tour co-ordinator of the year and Shane Ebanks, treasurer of Caymanian Land
and Sea Co-operative Society. Mr. Ebanks received an appreciation award on
behalf of the society.
Clara Bush-Young, operations
manager of the Caymanian
Land and Sea
Co-operative, commented that the awards highlighted the relationship between
the cruise provider and Cayman.
“On behalf of the Cayman Islands
government, tour guides and Caymanian Land and Sea boat owners I would like to say a
special thanks to Royal Caribbean Cruise Lines for having such faith and confidence
in us, providing such great service and being great ambassadors for the Cayman Islands,” she said.