The Ministry of Tourism through the St. John’s Development Corporation has partnered with telecommunications provider Digicel to provide free wi-fi access to all cruise passengers visiting at the Heritage Quay Pier for the 2018/2019 Winter Tourist Season.
There will be free full Wi-fi coverage of the Heritage Quay beginning from the edge of the dock through the main corridor of shops and businesses up to Thames Street.
The Tourism Minister continued that “this venture should be looked upon as a major marketing thrust and we sincerely thank Digicel for coming on board with their professional service as an invaluable partner”.
A total of 10 access points provide a mesh coverage of the area, meaning users are able to browse continuously in any area of the quay without losing access. These access points can support
Merchants within the area are being encouraged to use the opportunity to advertise their products and services through the medium.