12.6 BILLION EUROS AND OVER 63,000 JOBS GENERATED IN EUROPE BY COSTA GROUP

Cruises confirm their positive contribution to the European and Italian economy. In particular, the Costa Group, a leader in this sector, both in Europe and China, with 3.2 m… Read More

September 24 2019

Costa Smeralda

COSTA CRUISES CELEBRATES FLOAT-OUT OF NEWEST SHIP: COSTA SMERALDA

Costa Smeralda will launch in October 2019 as the Italian brand’s first ship powered by liquefied natural gas. Read More

March 15 2019

New luxury cruise ship Seabourn Venture

SEABOURN NAMES THE FIRST NEW ULTRA-LUXURY EXPEDITION SHIP ‘’SEABOURN VENTURE’’

Seabourn Venture is scheduled to launch in June 2021, with a second yet-to-be-named sister ship slated to launch in May 2022. Read More

March 6 2019

CRUISE INDUSTRY CONTRIBUTES RECORD €47.86 BILLION TO EUROPEAN ECONOMY IN 2017

The cruise industry contributed a record €47.86 billion to the European economy in 2017, this represents an increase of 16.9 % against the previous figure released in 2015. Read More

November 9 2018

MSC Cruises starts Ultra-Luxury cruises

MSC CRUISES ENTERS ULTRA-LUXURY SEGMENT BY PLACING ORDER FOR 4 ADDITIONAL SHIPS FROM FINCANTIERI

Geneva and Trieste – MSC Cruises and Fincantieri announced the signing of a memorandum of agreement (MOA) for the construction of four ultra-luxury cruise ships for a total… Read More

October 18 2018

CROISIEUROPE LAUNCHES 2019 RIVER CRUISE ITINERARIES

Europe’s largest river cruise operator, CroisiEurope, has launched its brand new 2019 worldwide programme featuring 170 itineraries that take place on over 50 ships on 39 w… Read More

July 26 2018

MSC CRUISES TAKES DELIVERY OF MSC SEAVIEW, THE BIGGEST SHIP EVER BUILT IN ITALY

MSC Seaview is the third next-generation MSC Cruises ship to come into service in just 12 months. In her inaugural year, she will strengthen the Company’s position in two k… Read More

June 5 2018

SILVERSEA ORDERS SILVER DAWN, THE 3RD SHIP IN SILVER MUSE CLASS

Silversea Cruises has awarded Fincantieri with an order for another ultra-luxury cruise ship, with delivery scheduled for Q4 2021, contract is valued at over €320 million. Read More

May 23 2018

CROISIEUROPE INAUGURATES THREE NEW RIVER CRUISE SHIPS

CroisiEurope, the leader in European river cruises, inaugurates three new ships, bringing its fleet to a total of 55 vessels: the MS Van Gogh in Lyon, the MS Elbe Princesse I… Read More

May 15 2018

RECORD LEVEL OF GUEST SATISFACTION FOR COSTA CRUISES

In February the Italian company achieved a Net Promoter Score of 55%, the highest it has ever recorded, mainly due to the increased appreciation for its exotic destinations…. Read More

April 13 2018

SILVERSEA CRUISES ROLLS OUT UNLIMITED FREE WI-FI FOR ALL GUESTS

Silversea is taking its offer of free Wi-Fi to the next level. Starting with voyages sailing in April 2018, free unlimited Wi-Fi access will be extended to every guest throug… Read More

April 12 2018

A NEW LIVERY FOR THE SHIPS IN THE COSTA CRUISES FLEET

Costa Mediterranea is the first ship to feature the new graphic design with the ship name and Italian flag on the bow. The vessel’s hull was painted during stopovers in Marse… Read More

April 9 2018