Floating Hotel Rooms Used for Summit of the Americas

What do you do when you’re planning a high-profile meeting in a destination that doesn’t have enough hotel rooms? The organizers of the Summit of the Americas, which took place April 17-19 in Port of Spain, Trinidad and Tobago, brought in floating hotels.

The summit, attended by leaders and dignitaries from 34 nations as well as some 1,200 journalists, had more than 5,000 total attendees. The U.S. delegation alone was reported to be close to 1,000, including President Barack Obama, Fi

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