Book lovers will have a unique experience when the world’s largest floating book fair, Logos Hope, docks in Montego Bay and opens to the public on February 13 – 23.
The specially refitted ship carries 400 volunteers from many countries and have onboard events but with limited seats, including a movie and interactive displays, the sale of 5,000 books at reasonable prices, exploration of the upper deck, eating in an international cafe’ when hunger strikes, and watching a theatrical production of “The Lion, The Witch and The Wardrobe” for just $700. But be seated at 2 p.m. and 6 p.m. on February 16 and 23.
Visiting hours are from 2 p.m. to 9 p.m. and is closed on Tuesday February 18.
Tickets are available onboard and at Speedy Prints, 20 Market Street, Montego Bay.
Entrance fee is $200 per person. Adults 65 and over, as well as children under 12 years old, will enter free. However, children must be accompanied by an adult.
Logos Hope is said to operate by GBA Ships e.v, an international, charitable organization registered in Germany.
Since 1970, the organization has reportedly welcomed over 45 million visitors up the gangways in over 150 countries and territories.