MSC Cruises Announces Unprecedented South America Deployment

Italian cruise line MSC Cruises is increasing its presence in South America with the announcement that the MSC Magnifica will be deployed to the region for the 2012/2013 season. Arriving in Santos in November 2012, the 2,550-guest vessel will replace the MSC Armonia and take her place alongside sister ships MSC Fantasia, MSC Musica and MSC Orchestra to operate short voyages through March … Continue reading

MSC Cruises Christens MSC Magnifica In Hamburg

MSC Cruises has christened the latest addition to its fleet, the 2,518-guest MSC Magnifica. The fourth Musica-class cruise ship for the line, she was named in an elaborate ceremony in Hamburg, Germany, by her godmother, Italian screen legend Sophia Loren. The celebrations paid tribute to the vessel’s future homeport of Venice with a carnival atmosphere … Continue reading