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Old September 19th, 2013, 08:41 PM's Avatar is offline
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We've had alot of clients go on MSC and so far we've gotten mixed reviews - seems to be a love/hate relationship - people either love them or hate them. Those who have not traveled alot in Europe aren't use to their ways, whereas those who have travel alot in Europe, appreciate the differences.

MSC stands for Mediterranean Shipping Company. They started selling cruises in 1985, but changed the name to MSC Cruises in 1995. It's heavily Italian and many Americans are turned off by the experience since they cater more to the European clientele.

Now that they are porting a ship in Florida full-time, it'll be interesting to see what changes, if any, they make to cater more to the No. American clientele in order to attract more Americans to their brand.

Travel Agent/Cruise Specialist w/13 yrs exp and 48 Cruises on 11 cruise lines! Favorites: Paul Gauguin - Tahiti: Uniworld River Cruises - Europe; Celebrity Solstice-class ships; Holland America - 12-nights Baltics & Russia; RCCL - 14-nights Greek Isles, Turkey, & Croatia; Holland America - 14-day Alaskan cruisetour; 10-night Canada/New England cruise; 21 days Hawaii w/7-night NCL cruise; Oceania - 25 days in Asia; more than 3 months touring Europe by train. And many all-inclusive resorts!
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