2008 – nowadays A course towards innovative future

Luca De Longis Hystory

2008 – nowadays A course towards innovative future In 2009 we entered the Guinness Book of Records with the launching of two ships in Genoa: it was the first time that a shipowner had launched two ships on the same day in the same port. With the fleet continuing to grow, we turned our attention to improving facilities for onboard …

1988 – 2008 All onboard for fun!

Luca De Longis Hystory

1988 – 2008 All onboard for fun! In 1993, we were the first tour operator in Italy to launch a TV spot campaign, with our slogan “Navighiamo per divertirvi”! We run some memorable advertising campaigns in Europe and the US to attract younger clients.

1948 – 1968 Where everything starts..

Luca De Longis Hystory

1948 – 1968 Where everything starts… On March 31st 1948, anyone looking from the shore of Genoa would have seen the blue “C” on the yellow funnel of the “Anna C.”, the Costa family’s first transatlantic liner, as it left port. Seventy years have passed since this first voyage from Genoa to Buenos Aires…a new way of exploring the world …

1968 – 1988 The biggest cruise company in the world

Luca De Longis Hystory

1968 – 1988 The biggest cruise company in the world In 1968 we launched the fly-cruise concept, making it possible for the first time to take a short cruise on the other side of the world. To please our most loyal clients, we created the wintertime World Cruise, departing from Genoa in December and returning in March: an innovation, which …