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Cruise Tourism Threatens Placencia:
How You Can Help

Join the Facebook Group:  Keep Cruise Ships Away from Placencia

Donate Money to Fund Television and Newspaper Ads:  Make checks payable to NoCruisesOrg and mail to, General Delivery, Placencia Belize, or donate by PayPal using the PayPal donation box below.  (You can also use Mastercard or Visa by donating through PCSD and writing on your authorization form that you want your donation to be used on the cruise ship issue - see this PCSD Website page.) 

Sign this Petition

Send emails to John Tercek, VP, Commercial Development, Royal Caribbean Cruises, Ltd.,  This is the man spearheading destination Punta Placencia for Royal Caribbean.  Let him know what you think!

Placencia Visitors:  complete this survey and email to (we will then forward them to the Placencia Tourist Center, which is compiling the results of the surveys.

Local Placencia Petition

Email the following organizations and individuals and let them know why you think cruise ship tourism is a bad idea for Placencia and southern Belize.  (If you are a tourist, let these people know whether you will come back to Placencia if cruise ships arrive.)

The Honorable Dean Barrow
Prime Minister of Belize
The Honorable Manuel Heredia
Minister of Tourism
Belize Tourism Board
Mr. Michael Singh,
CEO Ministry of Tourism
LoveFM News (radio)

Daedra Haylock

Executive Director, BTIA
The Amandala Newspaper
The Reporter Newspaper

The Guardian Newspaper
Channel 5 News
Jose Sanchez (reporter)

Channel 7 News 
Jules Vasquez (reporter)
Belize Times
Elizabeth Pridgeon (reporter)
Krem News
San Pedro Sun

Ambergris Today
Placencia Tour Guide Assoc.
Belize Hotel Association
Wave Radio

Placencia Village Council

Lloydia Caballero (PVC member)

Ilsa Villanueva (PVC member)

Harald Wallen (PVC Member)