MSC Cruises Offers “Suite Deal”

MSC Cruises is offering savings of 60 percent or more on balcony suites on select Caribbean cruises on the MSC Lirica. The special is available on new bookings made by Oct. 30.

Cruise-only prices begin at $1,195 per person, double occupancy; government fees and taxes are extra. Each Category 11 suite boasts a balcony, larger common space, a king-sized bed, a sofa bed, and a bathroom with tub. The MSC Lirica sails 11-night Deep Caribbean and Panama itineraries roundtrip from Fort Lauderdale.

The “Suite Deal” is available on the Deep Caribbean sailings departing Nov. 15, Jan. 20, Feb. 11, March 5, March 27 and April 18 and the Panama itineraries departing Nov. 26, Dec. 18, Jan. 9, Jan. 31, Feb. 22, March 16 and April 7.

The Deep Caribbean itineraries call at San Juan, St. Maarten, Grenada, Barbados, St. Lucia, Tortola, and Samana, Dominican Republic. Panama itineraries visit Ocho Rios, Cartagena, San Blas, Cristobal, Puerto Limon and Roatan Island. Each itinerary includes several days at sea.

The Nov. 26 and April 18 sailings are also “Baseball Greats” theme cruises, with former Yankees Graig Nettles, Frank Howard and Stan Bahnsen, Hall-of-Famer Bob Feller and slugger Ken Griffey on the Nov. 26 sailing and Vida Blue, Earl Weaver, Stan Bahnsen, Randy Hundley, and Cito Gaston on the April 18 sailing. Each baseball theme cruise includes free interactive passenger/player activities and a free autograph session at the end of the cruise. For more information, visit