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travel42 Cruise Ship Review: Costa Cruise Lines Costa Victoria

Costa Victoria travel42 Professional Ship Review

Launched in 1996, Costa Victoria weighs 75,200 tons and is registered in Italy. The ship comes in at 828 ft with a beam of 105 ft and a cruising speed of 23 knots. She was designed by well-known naval architect Robert Tillberg.

The vessel's larger size permitted some dramatic design features, as well as additional choices in dining and entertainment. During a winter 2004 refit, she had 242 balconies clipped on, so that 43% of her outside cabins now have them.

In 2013, Costa Victoria underw...

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