Onboard Services

EmeraldACTIVE: Emerald Cruises tours

Starting in 2016, Emerald Cruises has been proposing to travelers the possibility to upgrade their vacation experience through the EmeraldACTIVE program, which it offers on all its cruises. This program includes a large selection of tours and excursions offered to cruisers at no additional charge. The excursions are on foot, by bike or in canoes […] Read more

Msc and Costa Beverage Packages: how to choose?

The Costa Cruises and Msc Cruises beverage packages explained in detail, so you have all the information, advice and opinions about the best choice to make for you! The success of an unforgettable holiday highly depends on the choice of the onboard “extras” you choose, just as the success of a good dish depends on […] Read more

Coffee, cocktails and care on board the Costa Smeralda

Costa Smeralda: all the areas on board where you can enjoy everything from delicious coffee to the best cocktails, and all in Italian style. Can a cruise ship offers all the beauty of the “Dolce Vita” made in Italy? The Costa Smeralda can! With the memories of the cruise experience I had aboard the flagship […] Read more

Msc Cruises presents the innovative Msc Seashore

The delivery date of the Msc Seashore, the new ship in the Msc Cruises Seaside EVO class, is quickly approaching and it is slated to enter into service beginning next August 2021. Msc Seashore is a very innovative and technological ship built by Fincantieri in their Monfalcone shipyards and will be completed notwithstanding the difficulties […] Read more

Seabourn Spa & Wellness: luxury and relax on the sea

Seabourn Cruise Line, the ultra-luxury cruise experience, has raised the standards of well-being, pampering and relaxation with their updated Spa & Wellness area on board new ships under construction. The Spa & Wellness area was designed by Adam. D Tihany and will have an area entirely dedicated to it located on deck 7. It will […] Read more

Silversea Cruises: even more all-inclusive

Silversea Cruises will be even more all-inclusive with the 2022/2023 planned itineraries, now with excursions at each port and return flights included in the price. The newly scheduled program includes a collection of truly extraordinary voyages. Thanks in part to the recent addition to the fleet, it is the largest selection ever offered by the […] Read more

Fincantieri develops ventilation systems for Msc Cruises

Fincantieri has developed a new system of air purification for Msc Cruises to install on board their next-generation of ships. The Msc Seashore will have the first of these systems installed. Fincantieri and Msc Cruises have long been synonymous with research and innovation in the navigation and cruising sectors, with constant attention paid to the […] Read more

Celebrity Edge-class: will “Modern Luxury” ever be the same?

Celebrity Edge, and now its sister ship, Celebrity Apex were two of the most eagerly awaited cruise ships ever. And the ships have taken the cruise world by storm.. Their innovations start at its “parabolic ultra-bow” -which is curved rather than pointed–to their stern which encloses a three-story room that’s the largest glass-walled room on […] Read more

How to return to sailing: the example of Costa Cruises

Costa Cruises has begun to sail again as of September 6, after a long safety protocol planning phase and attentive health evaluations coordinated with the Italian government. Let’s take an in-depth look at life on board post-Coronavirus and in particular at the new Safety Protocols. In order to return to sailing, Costa Cruises has developed […] Read more

Silver Spirit: the first infection-proof ship

On August 24, 2020 the Silver Spirit became the first luxury cruise ship to obtain the certification for the maritime prevention of infection (CIP-M) from DNV GL, a world-class certification company. The certification of Silversea Cruises is the final step in their updating and preparation of new protocols which has already been underway for some […] Read more