Tag: Costa Cruises

Carnival to launch four new cruise ships in 2020

Chief Assignment Editor Chief Assignment Editor- January 7, 2020 23:35

Carnival Corporation & plc today announced it will launch four new cruise ships in 2020 across four of its global cruise line brands – Iona for P&O Cruises UK, Enchanted ... Read More

Record six international cruise ships arrive in Dubai in one day

Chief Assignment Editor Chief Assignment Editor- January 2, 2020 16:01

Port Rashid, also referred to as Mina Rashid - a man made, commercial port in Dubai, has welcomed the arrival of six international cruise ships on December 29, 2019. The ... Read More

Ideal ocean cruise ship: Ship sizes and what they mean for your cruise

Chief Assignment Editor Chief Assignment Editor- April 24, 2019 01:35

Ships sizes range from megaships (over 4,000 passengers) to very small vessels and luxury yachts whose passengers number in mere dozens, and knowing the differences is key to planning your ... Read More

New cruise ship touches the sea for the first time in Turku

Mario Masciullo - eTN Italy Mario Masciullo - eTN Italy- March 19, 2019 02:18

Costa Crociere celebrated the technical launch of the new flagship Costa Smeralda at the Meyer shipyard in Turku, Finland. During the ceremony, the ship officially touched the sea for the ... Read More

First Costa Cruises ship designed for Chinese market comes into service

Chief Assignment Editor Chief Assignment Editor- March 1, 2019 21:24

Yesterday, at the Fincantieri shipyard in Monfalcone, in the presence of the Deputy Prime Minister and Interior Minister of Italy, Matteo Salvini, and of the Deputy Minister of Infrastructure and ... Read More

Dusit boosts global sales team

editor editor- February 13, 2019 01:31

Dusit International, a Thailand hotel and property development company, has announced the appointment of new sales directors to head its Global Sales Offices in India and Europe, including a new ... Read More

Cruising 2019: List of all cruise ships set to launch this year released

Chief Assignment Editor Chief Assignment Editor- February 7, 2019 21:28

Every year, the world welcomes a variety of new ocean and river-faring cruise ships, and 2019 is no exception. In total, the cruise industry will launch 37 new ships this ... Read More

Carnival Corporation’s AIDA Cruises Welcomes History-Making AIDAnova to Fleet

Dmytro Makarov Dmytro Makarov- December 12, 2018 10:23

The world's largest leisure travel company's AIDA Cruises, Germany's leading cruise line, launches its newest ship, AIDAnova, which makes history as the world's first cruise vessel powered at sea and ... Read More

Cruise prices drop in the wake of Costa Cruses disasters

editor editor- March 5, 2012 07:56

Even before the second Costa cruise liner hit trouble in the Indian Ocean, prices of Mediterranean cruises had dropped by 15% in the wake of the earlier Costa Concordia disaster, ... Read More

Costa Cruises issues update on Costa Allegra

editor editor- March 1, 2012 01:35

Cristiano De Musso from Costa Cruises has made a statement just ahead of the last evening at sea of their Costa cruise ship, the Costa Allegra, before entering Port Victoria ... Read More

Costa Cruises Indian Ocean emergency update

editor editor- February 28, 2012 23:15

The Seychelles government has confirmed that they been informed by Costa Cruises representatives that have arrived in the country, and that the cruise ship, the Costa Allegra, has changed their ... Read More

Costa Allegra adrift off Seychelles after engine fire

editor editor- February 28, 2012 09:45

ROME, Italy - A cruise ship of the Costa Cruises line is adrift off the coast of the Seychelles after a fire in its engine room, the Italian coast guard ... Read More

927-guest Costa Voyager joins Costa Cruises’ fleet

editor editor- November 15, 2011 07:38

Costa Cruises has added the 927-guest Costa Voyager to its fleet, transferring the vessel from Iberocruceros, its Spanish brand, where it sailed as Grand Voyager. Read More

Largest Italian cruise ship enters service in Venice

editor editor- July 1, 2011 05:30

The Marghera shipyard (Venice) is where Fincantieri delivered to Costa Cruises, Italy’s largest tourism group and Europe’s no. Read More

Seychelles welcomes luxury Costa Cruises

editor editor- April 12, 2011 01:58

Costa Cruises, in association with their regional representative ATOM Travel of Mauritius and Ocean Charters of Seychelles, have now brought luxury cruise holidays within the reach of most holiday mak Read More

Costa Cruises cancels all Egypt and Tunisia calls

editor editor- February 4, 2011 04:20

In the latest tourism-related fallout from the growing unrest across North Africa, industry giant Costa Cruises yesterday canceled all upcoming calls in Egypt and Tunisia. Read More

Emirates and Costa Cruises to be at the forefront of UAE emerging cruise industry

editor editor- January 18, 2010 04:05

The UAE’s position as the hub – and most popular destination - for cruise ships in the Middle East will be consolidated next month with the arrival of a new ... Read More

Costa Cruises makes Malta its homeport

editor editor- November 16, 2009 07:44

Cruise lovers will be enticed to catch a flight to Malta to board their holiday ship after the island was chosen as homeport for four different itineraries next year. Read More

Costa Cruises awarded “Best Cruise Operator” title in China

editor editor- August 6, 2009 05:58

Costa Cruises once again demonstrated its leadership position in the Chinese cruise industry by winning the title of the “Best Cruise Operator” at the “2009 China Travel & Meeting Industry ... Read More

The first Pelé Cruise on board the Costa Serena

editor editor- October 18, 2008 04:15

HONG KONG - On June 28, 2009, the flagship of the Costa fleet will sail the first cruise dedicated to “O’ Rey”, the King of world football. Read More