Written by Michela | 2 March, 2011 9:00
Salerno,March 2011 - It strengthens the successful partnership between the Salerno and MSC Cruises. During a press conference held yesterday at the Hall of the Banner in the Town Hall of Salerno, Mayor Salerno Vincenzo De Luca, il Managing Director MSC Crociere Domenico Pellegrino, the President of the Port explained Andrea Annunziata The cruise program 2011-2012.
Even for the 2011 MSC Cruises chose to place on a modern cruise ship Salerno, per week in the western Mediterranean itineraries. by 25 April 10 October MSC Lirica, one of the friendliest and most elegant ships of the fleet can accommodate up to 2.200 passeggeri, Indeed, will depart every Monday from the port of Salerno for a cruise 8 days and 7 nights at a time of Palma de Mallorca, Marseille, GENOA, Ajaccio, Civitavecchia, making a total of 25 airports that will allow the ship to move around 60.000 passeggeri.passengers
Furthermore, the Company has also planned a stopover MSC Sinfonia in Salerno The 3 June, during a cruise to the Greek islands.
“We are proud - Said Mayor of Salerno Vincenzo De Luca – these additional investments in Salem MSC Cruises. We are grateful to the company that has chosen to focus on the city by giving confidence to our programs of urban renewal and environmental; MSC Cruises landings we showcase a promotional strategy for the attraction of the city with beneficial effects on the local economy. In the coming months will be completed, signed by the Maritime Station Zaha Hadid and the square of Liberty by Ricardo Bofill that belong to a unique sea front in Italy; seven kilometers of marinas, including the Marina d'Arechi Santiago Calatrava, beaches, Marine Parks, Hotels, Facilities for leisure and shipbuilding. MSC travelers will be enchanted by these wonderful”.
“We believed in the city of Salerno, since 1996 when we include the port field during a series of cruises in the Eastern Mediterranean. Since then, our commitment has grown, and is now four years MSC Cruises to the program on a cyclic route Salerno, throughout the season. Thanks to this, thousands of cruise passengers every week from over 90 different countries have reached Salerno on board our ships, generating significant economic impact on the land and encouraging other companies in imitating them. " stressed Domenico Pellegrino, Managing Director of MSC Crociere. "We are still the only company that allows Salerno to begin and end a holiday of great quality, practically "own". And 'We intend to continue to operate even in Salerno 2012. In this case, Indeed, expect 26 calls every Sunday with her sister ship MSC Sinfonia ".
The President of the Port Andrea Annunziata remarked "efforts to create more suitable conditions for receiving the growing needs of the cruise tourism. in particular, in agreement with the City of Salerno and other local government bodies and national, are under design and construction assistance to upgrade the docks, dredging, optimization of mobility into and exit from the airport and the Port of Salerno has already received several international quality certificates for its operational capacity and safety procedures.”