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travel42 Cruise Ship Review: Costa Cruise Lines Costa Fascinosa

Costa Fascinosa travel42 Professional Ship Review

The 3,800-passenger Costa Fascinosa, which was constructed in Italy at Fincantieri's Marghera shipyard, debuted in May 2012.

The ship sails mostly Mediterranean cruises.

Fascinosa is a sister to Favolosa, which debuted in 2011. The two 114,500-ton, 3,000-passenger ships were part of Costa's major fleet expansion. Five ships were delivered between 2009 and 2012.

Costa can trace its long history back to before World War II as a cargo ship operator. Then, after the war, she was an immigr...

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