MSC Opera travel42 Professional Ship Review
Built at France's Chantiers de l'Atlantique shipyard in 2004, the midsize MSC Opera
is a throwback to the days before gimmicky megaships. This Italian-owned ship emphasizes sociable lounges and a distinct cultural identity. The ambience is designed to recall grand Italian hotels, but up-to-date amenities, such as an internet cafe, are available, too. Its modern decor uses lots of blond woods, solid colors and floral carpets, as well as a smattering of marble, brass and mirrors.
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