travel42 Cruise Ship Review: Costa Cruise Lines Costa Mediterranea

Costa Mediterranea travel42 Professional Ship Review

Completed in 2003, this cruise liner is a newer 85,700-ton sister to the Costa Atlantica. Carrying 2,114-passengers, Costa Mediterranea has the same layout and bold design with both classic Italian and contemporary features. The officers are Italian and the crew international.

Costa began as a cargo ship line then branched out into passenger shipping following World War II. The first routes linked the Mediterranean with the east coast of South America and the West Indies. Cruisi...

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