|Videos, Streamlined Navigation and Enticing Design Distinguish Port Websites
Tampa, FL, and Denver, CO, August, 2013- Bayshore Solutions, an award winning, web design, web development and digital marketing agency, is pleased to announce the launch of two Carnival Corporation & plc destination websites for Mahogany Bay on Roatan Island and Grand Turk in the Turks & Caicos. Mahogany Bay and Grand Turk are premier cruise ship ports of call offering a variety of shore excursions and attractions for visitors to enjoy.
Bayshore Solutions created stand-alone websites for Mahogany Bay and Grand Turk designed to reflect each of the ports unique personalities, while delivering an enjoyable user experience, helping drive more on-line traffic and providing vacationers with helpful information and activity options at each destination.
The Grand Turk Cruise Center, which opened in 2006, has a two-berth cruise terminal and can accommodate 7,000 passengers daily. The cruise center is located in the capital of Turks and Caicos Islands and is 30 miles south of the Bahamas and features 45,000 square feet of retail space, swimming pool, and welcome center.
The $62 million Mahogany Bay Cruise Center opened in 2009 and includes a two-berth cruise terminal that can accommodate up to 8,000 passengers daily, and a private beach connected to the port area by the Caribbeans only Magical Flying Beach Chair that takes riders from the cruise terminal to beautiful Mahogany Beach.
Bayshore Solutions designed the websites for Mahogany Bay and Grand Turk to be inviting and interactive by applying subtle background layouts and enticing videos along with appealing imagery and vivid hues reminiscent of their Caribbean locales. To support consistency in the brand feel of Carnival Corporation & plc, the layouts and functionality of the websites are similar, yet each site presents a unique design to reflect the location and individuality of the port. A live weather module, monthly cruise ship schedules, SlideShow functionality, and live streaming web cam videos of port events are featured on each website. Bayshore Solutions integrated a user-friendly content management system, WebModulesCMS that allows site adminstrators to easily add and edit information.
We receive continuous praise from visitors on the design and functionality of the websites for the Mahogany Bay and Grand Turk cruise centers, said Raquel Mota, Port Services Manager for Carnival Corporation & plc. These web sites provide a terrific first impression into our destinations for our passengers which in turn gets them excited about visiting these destinations.
Bayshore Solutions is proud to present Carnival with these attractive and functional web destinations, said Kevin Hourigan, President and CEO of Bayshore Solutions. The websites for Mahogany Bay and Grand Turk provide a pleasant visitor experience that drives interest and traffic to the port amenities and further grow the business.
Read more about the Mahogany Bay website design here.
Learn more about the Grand Turk website design here.
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