Costa Cruises Highlights Asian Deployment at Korean Expo

Costa Cruises — the first Western cruise line to enter the Asian market in 2006 — took center stage during the “National Day of Italy” today at the Yeosu International Expo in Korea. The 2,394-guest Costa Victoria berthed for the occasion at a wharf set up by the expo organizers inside the exhibition area and […]

Construction Starts on New Passenger Terminal at Savona, Italy

Today marked the official start of construction to double the capacity of the Savona Palacrociere with a second passenger terminal at Savona, Italy. The design was approved and June 1 the Savona Port Authority granted Costa Cruises a concession on the site where it will build the new facility with an investment of approximately $11.2 […]

Shanghai Home Port For New Costa Cruise Ship

Costa Cruises launched new Costa Victoria at Shanghai Wusongkou International Cruise Terminal this week with renowned fashion designer Mary Ma serving as the ship’s godmother.  Shanghai will be the homeport for Costa Victoria, which will provide 33 itineraries a year, making Costa Cruises the biggest international operator at the terminal. “We are thrilled to see […]

Costa Victoria launches maiden voyage from Shanghai

Costa Cruises held a launch ceremony yesterday for Costa Victoria at Shanghai Wusongkou International Cruise Terminal. Costa Victoria will have a unique on-board designer boutique concept, selling top brands at duty-free prices, featuring a large array of high-end fashion stores plus a fashion show modeling on-board wares. With the support and encouragement from the Chinese […]

Cruise Line Makes Move For Asian Market

Costa Cruises knows all about Italian-style cruising. For more than 60 years Costa ships have sailed worldwide, offering the best in Italian style, hospitality and cuisine, while providing holidays focused on fun and relaxation.  Now, Costa Cruises plans to bring a second cruise ship to Asia beginning in May 2013 along with a unique product […]

Costa Cruises to double capacity in Asian market for 2013

Costa Cruises announced today that they’ll be doubling up their Asian capacity starting in May 2013. Costa Cruises plans to position a second cruise ship in Asia beginning in May 2013. Currently, the line operates the 2,394-guest Costa Victoria in Asia and will start sailing from Shanghai May 18, 2012. Costa Victoria replaces the 1,680-guest […]