Baby Boomers, Seniors, Can Save Up to Half Off on Select MSC Cruises Europe Sailings

FORT LAUDERDALE, FLA. (March 21, 2006) – Baby Boomers and Seniors can save more than 40 percent � and as much as 51 percent off retail rates on selected 2007 Europe sailings of MSC Cruises’ ships.

The Senior Saver prices are available on bookings made through April 30. Prices begin at $745 for Mediterranean cruises and $1,095 for Northern European cruises. All rates are per person, double occupancy (cruise only, not including government fees and taxes). Restrictions apply. At least one guest in the stateroom must be 50 years of age on the departure date.

“This is an extremely affordable way for Seniors and Baby Boomers to experience Europe with a cruise line whose roots are in Europe” says Richard E. Sasso, president and CEO of MSC Cruises USA.

Senior Saver rates are available on selected MSC Cruises’ sailings in both Northern Europe and the Mediterranean, including MSC Orchestra, the line’s newest ship, which begins sailing 7-night roundtrip itineraries from Venice to Greece and Turkey this spring, and MSC Musica, offering 7-night Western Mediterranean itineraries. In Northern Europe, Senior Saver rates are available on 7-night Baltic Capitals and Norwegian Fjords sailings of MSC Opera and MSC Lirica.

On each itinerary, guests will be surrounded by the line�s “Beautiful. Passionate. Italian.” cruise experience, including the elegant decor, authentic Italian cuisine, European ambiance, and exceptional service found onboard every MSC Cruises’ ship.

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