MSC Kicks Off Its Inaugural Fall Foliage Cruise Season

FORT LAUDERDALE, FL, Sept 7: MSC Cruises kicks-off its inaugural fall foliage cruises onboard MSC Poesia from New York on September 22 and Quebec on September 27 with 13 itineraries and nearly 25 ports of call. MSC Poesia departed Kiel, Germany on Sept. 4, 2010 on an 18-night transatlantic journey to New York City. She calls at Copenhagen, Denmark; Southampton, England; Le Havre, France; Vigo, Spain; Lisbon, Portugal; Ponta Delgada, Azores/Portugal; King’s Wharf, Bermuda; and makes her inaugural arrival in New York on Sept 21, 2010 with an overnight in NYC.

Canada/New England cruises vary from 6- to 19-nights, and can be combined for an extended experience such as the repositioning cruise on October 23 with the Les Merle Big Band.

• A 10-night roundtrip, departing from New York City on Sept 22 and calling in Sydney, Charlottetown, Quebec, Halifax and Newport;
• A 7-night sailing from New York City to Quebec, departing Oct 2 and calling in Halifax, Charlottetown and Corner Brook with an overnight in Quebec;
• A return 7-night cruise from Quebec to New York City, departing Oct 9 and calling in Sydney, Bar Harbor, Boston and Newport;
• A second 7-night cruise from New York City to Quebec, departing Oct 16 and calling in Halifax, Sydney and Charlottetown with an overnight in Quebec;
• A 6-night cruise from Quebec to New York, departing on Oct 23 and calling in Sydney, Boston, and Newport;
• A 9-night voyage from Quebec to Fort Lauderdale, departing Oct 23. and calling in Sydney, Boston, Newport, and New York City.

Upon her arrival in Fort Lauderdale, MSC Poesia will begin a second winter season of Caribbean cruises from Port Everglades. For more information, visit, call 877-665-4655, or contact a local travel professional.