The Costa Smeralda has departed the Meyer Turku shipyard in Finland for sea trials. The giant ship is operated by Carnival-owned Costa Cruises.
The delivery of Carnival-owned Costa Smeralda has been delayed until mid-November at the Meyer Turku shipyard in Finland.
Construction has started on the Carnival-owned Costa Toscana which will be operated by Costa Cruises once in service in 2021.
A large Costa Cruise ship came very close to striking the dock in Venice, Italy during stormy weather conditions.
Costa Cruises has revealed the name of its new cruise ship coming in 2020 as Costa Firenze. The vessel is currently being purpose-built for the Chinese cruise market.
One of the world's largest cruise ships which is currently under construction was evacuated after a fire broke out on deck 15 and causing some injuries.
Starboard Cruise Services which is one of the world's largest cruise line retailers has unveiled the stores of one of the newest cruise ships in the world so far.