October is National Plan a Cruise Month, in case you didn’t know, and MSC Cruises wants to make travelers fall in love with cruising with special deals on its MSC Divina, one of the line’s newest and most ultra-modern ships that sets sail from Miami to the Caribbean year-round starting November. To sweeten the pot for couples the company is offering anyone who books a Caribbean 2016-2017 cruise on the Divina up to $600 shipboard credit (to use as you wish) and beverage and dining packages, depending on the category of stateroom booked. The line’s including families too and offering a Kids Sail Free promotion on popular family travel dates such as President Week/Spring Break (Feb 13. 2016); Memorial Day (May 28, 2016); School Ending (June 11 and June 18); and Labor Day (Sept. 3, 2016)..
Also to further promote National Plan a Cruise Month, the entire cruise industry is launching #CruiseSmile in which travelers can try their hand at winning a cruise vacation from different v various lines every day during the month of October. On October 1,2015 and October 30, 2015 MSC Cruises will be giving away seven-night Caribbean cruise vacations with balcony stateroom accommodations aboard MSC Divina. Winners of MSC’s cruise giveaways will be able to select from 2016 Caribbean sailings on MSC Divina (blackout dates apply).
To enter the #CruiseSmile sweepstakes submit a photo featuring a ‘cruise smile’ at CruiseSmile.org, or post your best ‘cruise smile’ on Twitter or Instagram using #CruiseSmile and #Sweepstakes on either October 1 or October 30. For more information on contest rules, visit www.CruiseSmile.org. And there’s more, MSC is also giving everyone who book its National Plan a Cruise Month promotion between now and November 15, 2015 a free 5×7 onboard photo per stateroom.
Cupid’s reasons for falling in love with cruising on the MSC Divina (interpreted by the cruise line)
- MSC Cruises stages six different Broadway-style production shows on a seven-night cruise with everything from exhilarating acrobatic feats to riveting operas and tribute shows. Shows seen in the Pantheon Theater on MSC Divina receive a standing ovation every night.
- Family-fun offered through a variety of dedicated activities for all ages, in addition to a 4D theatre, F1 Simulator, mini-bowling alley, water slide, and unique LEGO Experience.
- Pampering at the MSC Aurea Spa offers guests Balinese style massages as well as a state-of-the-art gym with personal trainers and yoga instructors. In addition, MSC Divina is the first cruise ship in the world to offer its passengers Aqua Cycling at sea – allowing guests to get a workout, while having fun and trying something different.
- MSC Yacht Club suites that enhance your seafaring experience with 24-hour concierge services, personal butlers, exclusive Top Sail Lounge and pool, and a private restaurant – allowing guests to enjoy a private luxury experience while still having access to the amenities of a larger ship.
National Plan a Cruise Month is celebrated in October to promote special offers from member cruise lines of the Cruise Lines International Association (CLIA), the world’s largest cruise industry trade association. MSC Cruises’ National Plan a Cruise Month deal is available until November 15, 2015. For more information on the deal and to book, visit http://bit.ly/MSC-NPACM or contact a local travel professional.