MSC Cruises Offers Special “Balcony Blowout” Rates For Select Europe 2009 Sailings

FORT LAUDERDALE, FL, Oct 30 – Now is the ideal time to book a European vacation with MSC Cruises to enjoy a balcony stateroom and take advantage of savings of up to 60 percent on balcony staterooms and the line’s kids 17 and younger sail free program. “Balcony Blowout” rates begin at $999 per person* for a balcony stateroom on a 7-night cruise to some of Europe’s most exotic locales and on two of the world’s newest ships.

The special rates are available for new bookings made by Nov. 30, 2008 while space lasts on select 7-night sailings of:

  • MSC Poesia: Eastern Mediterranean roundtrip from Venice
  • MSC Orchestra: Baltic or Norwegian Fjords roundtrip from Copenhagen
  • MSC Splendida (which debuts July 2009): Western Med roundtrip from Barcelona
  • MSC Fantasia (which debuts December 2008): Western Med roundtrip from Genoa

MSC Fantasia and MSC Splendida are the largest ships ever ordered by a European ship owner. In addition to elegant décor, international cuisine as well as regional Italian specialties and an alternative restaurant, European-style entertainment, and a spacious spa, they introduce a new concept in VIP cruising – MSC Yacht Club. For more information about MSC Cruises, visit or a local travel professional.