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ATM’s at the Civitavecchia Port?

Lyn (New Zealand)Can you confirm if there are ATM's at the Port itself? We will disembark from a cruise ship and need to know if we need to bring cash with us or if there are an ATM to obtain euros so we can pay for our transfers into Rome. Unfortunately, there are currently no ATMs inside the port. The Continue reading  

5 mistakes not to be done on board the cruise ship

Here are the 5 mistakes to avoid on a cruise. 1) Wear white clothes. The sailor look is always very fashionable on board, but pay attention to the stern (the back of the ship), where it is advisable not to wear white clothing. Particles of black powder often come out of the ship’s smokestack together with the smoke, which releases

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Thomson Cruises announces name change in Marella Cruises

The British company Thomson Cruises – cruise branch of the tour operator Thomson and third in importance in the United Kingdom – announced today (10 October 2017) the change of its name in Marella Cruises by the end of this month in view of the general reorganization of the German group TUI of which it is part, which will bring

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Norwegian Cruise Line suspends the docking of its ships in Turkish ports for terrorism risk

The terrorism alert has led the Norwegian Cruise Line Holdings to terminate for security reasons, 61 moorings of his ships in Turkish ports planned for 2016. The decision was taken because of the recent attacks, and in particular the last of 12 January 2016, in Istanbul that killed 10 German tourists in the historic center of Sultanahmet. The Norwegian shipping

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Work started to build the Silver Muse

It took place in Sestri Ponente (Genoa), the ceremony of setting reservoir Silver Muse, super luxury cruise ship which Fincantieri is building for the shipping company Silversea Cruises, which we hope to soon see in the Civitavecchia Port . For the shipping company were present, among others, Enzo Visone, CEO of Silversea, while Fincantieri was present Davassi Raffaele, Director of

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MSC Preziosa has finished its dry-dock in Palermo

MSC Preziosa ended in late January its routine maintenance (Dry-Dock) at Fincantieri shipyard in Palermo. These operations, in which it is subject, have not turned the ship, but were only works of ordinary administration (like happened at the MSC Fantasia a few months ago). The only addition, worthy of note, is the scrubber, that will make it more ecological, and

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