Friday, 18 May 2018

50 FAST FACTS -MSC MERAVIGLIA


Meet MSC Meraviglia-the ultimate ship for the ultimate holiday!

       This weekend we had a chance to stroll on board of, and be amazed by, the wonderful Meraviglia from MSC. As we were discovering and marveling at all that it had to offer we also received very interesting facts about how the ship was made and why it is different from other ships in the MSC' feet. We made up a list of 50 fast facts which we tough would be interesting to know about this particular ship.  



ABOUT THE SHIP

1. Meraviglia means 'a wonder' in Italian
2. All decks of the ship are named after the wonders of the world
3. Guests have access to 33,000 square meters of public space across 15 public decks
4. Th ship has 3 home ports: Genoa, Barcelona and Marseille
5. The ship is 315 m long
6. At full capacity, the ship can accommodate 5,714 guests
7. The ship is 65 m high
8. The ship has a gross tonnage of 167,000 GRT
9. The top speed of the ship is 22.7 knots
10. There are a total of 32 lifts on board ( 19 for guests)
11. An average of 1,540 crew members will serve guests onboard.


 


DESIGN FEATURES

12. The ship is the 5th ship in MSC Cruises' fleet to feature a Swarovski staircase
13. The ship has a 96m Mediterranean-style promenade with multiple bars, restaurants and shops
14. The longest LED Sky Screen at sea will broadcast atmospheric images and entertainment 24-hours a day

CONSTRUCTION

15. Around 35,000 tons of steel makes up the ship
16. Over 1,800 people worked on the ship's hull alone
17. The interior of the ship took over 1 year to complete
18. There are over 300,000 parts to the ship's hull
19. The ship was assembled by joining together 50 mega-blocks
20. From the 1st cutting of steel to the final delivery, construction took 26 months
21. There were 2 sea trials where every part of the may systems, machinery, engines and pumps were tested


 

ENTERTAINMENT

22. There are 7 different kids clubs including a technology lab and a TV studio for the first time on a MSC Cruises' ship
23. There is a Bay Club designed in partnership with baby experts Chicco
24. Teens will have their own area which serves as a cinema, gaming room, live stage and disco
25. There are 2 kids' clubs developed in collaboration with the LEGO Group with a total area 123 square meters
26. Cirque du Soleil have created 2 shows exclusively for MSC Cruises' guests
27. There will be 12 Cirque du Soleil at Sea performances each week
28. The Broadway Theater is able to seat 985 guests, with entertainment every evening
29. The ship has 10 different areas for dancing
30. The Sport Bar has a full-size bowling alley with 2 lanes
31. The ship offers more than 20 hours of daily entertainment 
32. The promenade hosts three major parades each week
33. More than 24 musicians will perform 40 hours of live music each day
34. Live music will be performed by 11 different nationalities, giving a taste of music from all around the world
35. 6 Bands and 3 Soloists will be among the live music performed on board
36. A high-tech, multi-purpose TV and radio suite broadcasts games, quizzes and talent contests live across the ship 
37. The ship features a full size indoor basketball court which turns into a party venue at night
38. The onboard casino (Casino Imperiale) can seat up to 600 guests
39. The ship has a 35 square meters library
40. The Broadway theater, at 1,000 square meters is bigger than 2 and a half basketball courts
41. The ship has 2 F1 simulators immersing guests in races based on real F1 tracks
42. The ship has a Star Wars pod and a flight simulator




POOLS AND AQUA PARK

43. Guests have access to 4 pools, including 1 indoor with a magrodome
44. There is a total of 4,360 square meters of pool space onboard 
45. 9 public whirlpool baths grace the ship
46. The Polar Aquapark has 3 exhilarating waterslides
47. The 'Himalayan Bridge' which spans the ship will allow guests to climb 82 m above sea level
48. The ship has more than 1,300 sun loungers for guests to use free of charge
49. The aqua park features a high-speed champagne flute waterslide
50. The ship has the most poolside space per guest on any ship at sea













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