Costa Crociere veteran Gianni Onorato, who resigned the presidency to ‘pursue a new career direction,’ is going to MSC Cruises, several independent, well-placed sources in Europe and the US told Seatrade Insider.
Belfast’s position as Ireland’s fastest growing cruise destination will receive a major boost from a £7m investment by Belfast Harbour to create the island’s first purpose-built cruise facility, reports Belfast Harbour.
Gianni Onorato, president of Costa Crociere has announced his decision to leave the company with immediate effect in order to pursue a new career direction.
Princess Cruises chief executive Alan Buckelew summed up Royal Princess—the brand’s first new capacity in five years—as ‘a ship that is at once familiar and welcoming while at the same time, innovative and exciting.’
Celebrity Xpedition’s license to enter the Galápagos National Park is being reinstated and the ship will return to service for the June 30 sailing. However, Celebrity Cruises informs it will be necessary to cancel the June 23 sailing of Celebrity Xpedition.
Total ships: 18
Total berths: 57,331
Total Order Book Value:$12,857,800.00
Average Price Per Berth:$245,706