Redeveloped Hampden Wharf to add spice to Falmouth
Chairman of the Tourism Enhancement Fund (TEF), Godfrey Dyer, estimates that the first phase of Falmouth's newest attraction, the Hampden Wharf, should be ready for the start of the 2016-2017 winter tourist season.
Dyer, while on a tour of the historic facility last Tuesday, said the project, which will take between 19 months and two years to complete, will transform the cruise ship town, not only for tourists, but local residents.
He is also keen on seeing the construction of the artisan village, conceptualised and touted by Minister of Tourism Edmund Bartlett, come to fruition.
"Falmouth's artisan village will probably be the first," he said, noting that the tourism minister was strong on having these villages set up in Ocho Rios, Falmouth and Montego Bay ... read