Cruise ships in Turkey fell 43 percent in 2017

The Celebrity Equinox at Istanbul (Photo credit Tura Turizm, Istanbul, Turkey)Number of cruise ships visiting Turkey’s ports was 307 last year, down from 538 in 2016, marking a 43-percent decline, data from the Directorate General of Merchant Marine has shown. That came on top of the 50-percent annual decline recorded in 2016. (