Costa Deliziosa, sister ship to Costa Luminosa, is the new flagship of Costa Cruises. It is constructed as what is termed a Vista-class ship, with a nicely balanced profile. A 4-D cinema features sound and lighting effects, with scent pump in to highten the experience. A two-deck
midships Lido area swimming pool can be covered with a sliding glass roof in inclement weather. There’s also a large 193.7- sq. ft (18 sq. meters) poolside movie screen.
Costa Deliziosa in Bergen, Norway on June 24, 2010. Photo: Dex Sularte
|Cruise Line:||Costa Cruises|
|Entered Service:||June 2010|
|Original Cost:||Euro 420 million|
|Gross Tonnage||92,700 tons|
Extracted from the Berlitz Complete Guide to Cruising & Cruise Ships 2010 http://www.berlitzpublishing.com/
Costa Crociere (Italian for Costa Cruises) traces its history back in 1860 when Giocano Costa started an olive oil business. Costa Cruises specializes in cruises for Europeans or passengers with European tastes particularly Italians during, the summer.
- Berlitz Complete Guide to Cruising & Cruise Ships 2010