THE COSTA CROCIERE GROUP
Costa Crociere S.p.A. is the leading cruise company in Europe, headquartered in Genoa (Italy). The 25 ships of the brands Costa Cruises, AIDA Cruises and Costa Asia together have a total capacity of 68,000 beds. The fleet will be further strengthened by two new vessels with a total of 8,700 beds by 2016. The company has a global workforce of 27,000 employees working onboard and in its 20 offices in 14 countries.
For 67 years the ships of the historic Costa Cruises brand have plied the seas of the world, offering the most diverse choice of cruise holidays with unique Italian touch, based on Italy’s finest concept in terms of hospitality, gastronomy, style and fun.
The Costa Cruises fleet has a total of 15 ships in service, all flying the Italian flag.
Each year Costa’s ships offer the chance to visit some 250 separate destinations. They operate in the Mediterranean, Northern Europe, the Baltic Sea, the Caribbean, Central America, South America, the United Arab Emirates, the Indian Ocean, the Far East and Africa, as well as Around-the-World Cruises and Grand Cruises calling at destinations in different continents on the one vacation.
Costa Cruises is the first international cruise company to operate homeport cruises in the China market since 2006. For the past 9 years, Costa Cruises holds the principle of customer-oriented and focuses on innovation and excelsior to bring Chinese passengers the most creative and high-quality cruise products with the flavor of “Italy at Sea”. At present 3 out of 15 ships of the Costa fleet are positioned regularly in China and Asia.
AIDA Cruises is the number one cruise company for the German market. There are 10 AIDA ships operating at present. Another 2 new vessels will enter service in 2015 and 2016. AIDA markets its cruises in German-speaking countries, its hallmarks being a youthful style and informal service.
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