New Activities Revealed for Ocean Cay MSC Marine Reserve

New Activities Revealed for Ocean Cay MSC Marine Reserve

MSC Cruises have announced further activities available on their private island which opens in just under 30 days. Nine new island attractions will be available to the passengers on the four MSC Cruises’ ships that will call at Ocean Cay MSC Marine Reserve from November 2019 onwards. With endless sweeping vistas of crystal blue waters…

MSC Cruises Status Match – What is it?

MSC Cruises Status Match – What is it?

Get matched for great rewards Almost all cruise lines offer a loyalty scheme, from Cunard Line’s Cunard World Club to Royal Caribbean’s Crown and Anchor Society. MSC Cruises are no different and their loyalty scheme is the MSC Voyagers Club. What is different is they have a fantastic status match scheme that almost anyone that has cruised…

MSC Cruises Announces Grand Celebration Plans for MSC Grandiosa Hamburg Christening

MSC Cruises Announces Grand Celebration Plans for MSC Grandiosa Hamburg Christening

MSC Cruises have released more details about the upcoming Christening Ceremony of their new flagship MSC Grandiosa. MSC Grandiosa will be officially named in Hamburg, Germany on the 9th November 2019 and become the cruise line’s flagship of the fleet. Festivities kick-off with the arrival of MSC Grandiosa in Hamburg on November 6 and the…

MSC Meraviglia Becomes Biggest Ship to Call in Manhattan

MSC Meraviglia Becomes Biggest Ship to Call in Manhattan

MSC Cruises’ MSC Meraviglia completed her MSC Grand Voyage from Kiel, Germany to New York, USA today and became the biggest ship to ever visit and dock in Manhattan, New York. The 171,500 GRT 5,600-passenger cruise ship sailed into Manhattan in the early hours of the morning and will stay in New York overnight before…

World’s Largest Cruise Ships (2019)

World’s Largest Cruise Ships (2019)

Did you know, there are over 325 cruise ships in the world? With so many brands and names of ships it is hard to keep up with which is the largest ship and who it belongs to! Below we present the World’s Largest Cruise Ships – you’ll see a familiar pattern amongst some, but over…

MSC Cruises Reveals Grand Launch Details of Flagship MSC Grandiosa

MSC Cruises Reveals Grand Launch Details of Flagship MSC Grandiosa

MSC Cruises is to embark on the Company’s most comprehensive new ship launch ever and will carry out the largest face-to-face engagement drive with more than 14,000 travel agents on board MSC Grandiosa. The events will commence in St Nazaire, France when the Company’s newest flagship officially comes into service on 31st October. Achille Staiano, MSC…

MSC Meraviglia Breaks Records as Largest Ever Cruise Ship to Visit Belfast

MSC Meraviglia Breaks Records as Largest Ever Cruise Ship to Visit Belfast

MSC Cruises’ MSC Meraviglia called into Belfast Harbour, Northern Ireland today whilst on her MSC Grand Voyage from Kiel (Germany) to New York (USA). The ship 315-metre long 6,500 passenger ship is visiting for the first time. Antonio Paradiso Managing Director, MSC Cruises UK and Ireland said, “It is a pleasure to be here in…

MSC Cruises Signs the Travel & Tourism Declaration on Illegal Trade in Wildlife

MSC Cruises Signs the Travel & Tourism Declaration on Illegal Trade in Wildlife

MSC Cruises also becomes the first company to sign WTTC’s Illegal Wildlife Zero Tolerance Policy MSC Cruises has signed the Travel & Tourism Declaration on Illegal Trade in Wildlife – the so-called ‘Buenos Aires Declaration’ – which sets out a number of specific commitments for companies active in the travel and tourism sector to help…

MSC Seashore feature preview

MSC Seashore feature preview

MSC Seashore will be the first Seaside-Evo class from MSC Cruises. Built on the same style as MSC Seaside and MSC Seaview. MSC Seashore offers enhanced environmental technologies, more space, extra passenger capacity and new features. More than 40-percent of the ship has been redesigned or enhanced. The ship will be 16-metres longer than the…

MSC Seashore Completes Keel-laying and Coin Ceremony

MSC Seashore Completes Keel-laying and Coin Ceremony

MSC Seashore the first Seaside-EVO class ship from MSC Cruises undertook her traditional coin and keel-laying ceremony today at the Fincantieri shipyard in Monfalcone, Italy. The 169,500 GRT 5,877-passenger cruise ship started construction in November 2018. She will be the longest ship in the MSC fleet at 339 metres long. When MSC Seashore enters service in…