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MSC Cruises Signs Letter of Intent for Up To Four New 200,000 Ton Ships

Ships To Use LNG Fuel April 6, 2016 – MSC Cruises just announced that it has signed a letter of intent (LOI) with STX France for the construction of up to four new LNG-powered cruise ships that will be more than 200,000 GRT. The four ships, the first one of which will be delivered in […]

MSC Cruises Reaches $4.4 Million Contribution Mark In UNICEF Partnership

September 28, 2015 – MSC Cruises S.A., the world’s largest privately-owned cruise line, announced yesterday that, in the framework of its partnership with UNICEF, €4million (about $4.4 million) have been raised to-date on board its ships around the globe. In conjunction with this, at a ceremony held at Expo Milano 2015 yesterday – in the […]

MSC Opera Returns To Service With “Renaissance Program” Upgrades

July 6, 2015 – MSC Cruises, the world’s largest privately-owned global cruise line, announced that MSC Opera, the third of four MSC Cruises’ ships to be renovated under the company’s “Renaissance Program,” re-joined the high seas on Saturday, July 4, and will homeport in Venice for the entire summer season. This positioning further strengthens the […]

Azamara Club Cruises Announces Major Upgrades For Its Two Ships

June 3, 2015 – Very exciting news from a highly regarded cruise line. Azamara Club Cruises, a boutique line delivering an up-market experience at sea with unparalleled destination immersion on land, announced today that its two ships – Azamara Journey and Azamara Quest – will undergo “major upgrades” while in dry dock in early 2016, […]

MSC Cruises To Name 1st Vista-class Ship “MSC Meraviglia”

April 20, 2015 – MSC Cruises marked a key milestone in its $5.4 billion growth plan today as the first steel for its new Vista generation of megaships was cut at STX France, during a ceremony in Saint-Nazaire. At the steel-cutting ceremony, MSC Cruises Executive Chairman Pierfrancesco Vago told assembled press and dignitaries that the […]

MSC Cruises Launches New, Free, Interactive Mobile App

January 22, 2015 – MSC Cruises has launched a new, interactive, mobile app for iOS and Android devices that allows vacationers to easily explore the fleet’s 12 ultramodern ships and the multiple destinations visited around the world. The official MSC Cruises app, which is free to download from the App Store and Google Play, is […]

‘Premiere Sailings’ of Holland America Line’s ms Koningsdam will be in the Mediterranean

November 19, 2014 — When Holland America Line’s ms Koningsdam sets sail in February 2016 the ship will head to the azure waters of the Mediterranean on a seven-day Premiere Voyage and continue on a series of 12-day Premiere Sailings through early May 2016. The debut cruises will explore some of the region’s most popular […]

MSC Cruises Offering Deals On Caribbean and Mediterranean Sailings for National Cruise Vacation Month

October 1, 2014 – To celebrate National Cruise Vacation Month, MSC Cruises is offering balcony staterooms at ocean view rates for select sailings in both the Caribbean and Mediterranean, plus kids aged 11 and under sail free for guests who book cruises during the month of October. And, the line will sweeten the deal for […]

MSC Cruises Launches New ‘Inclusive Experiences’

September 29, 2014 –MSC Cruises announced today that it has launched ‘Inclusive Experiences’, a new pricing structure in which guests choose an “experience” based on their own personal preferences and amenities desired while cruising. Valued at up to $700+ per person, guests have the option of selecting from four different experience categories — Bella, Fantastica, […]

MSC Cruises Begins Two-Year $273 Million “Renaissance Program”

Sept. 10, 2014 – MSC Cruises today began the process of physically enlarging the MSC Armonia, the first of four ships in the line’s fleet to undergo the Renaissance Program. During an event at Fincantieri shipyard in Palermo, Sicily, the separated 14,000 ton bow of the MSC Armonia slowly advanced 30 meters away from her […]