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travel42 Cruise Ship Review: MSC Cruises MSC Poesia

MSC Poesia travel42 Professional Ship Review

From the Italian cruise line MSC Cruises, MSC Poesia (poetry in Italian) was christened in April 2008 in Dover, England. The choice of Dover underlines the port's importance for the line as well as the increasing importance of the U.K. market for cruising. The 964-ft ship weighs in at 92,490 tons, and carries 2,550 passengers with an international crew of 987.

The Poesia itself should be a draw for year-round cruising; the third ship in the Musica class is perhaps the most beautiful of all, e...

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