October 3, 2018 - Most recently, Costa Fortuna toured in Asia. At the end of March 2019, the Costa Crociere cruise ship will resume service in Europe . In preparation, the ship, measured at 100.000 GT, will be converted for the European market from December 10 to 16, 2018 in Singapore.
The Artefice Group is accompanying the conversion of the cruise ship, which can accommodate a maximum of 3.470 guests. Artefice has been supporting companies in brand development and design issues for more than 22 years. Changes are taking place in the following areas:
Costa Magica - sister ship of the Costa Fortuna
Stores are converted and adapted to European tastes and needs. Separate Restaurants are being newly established or relocated. Costa Fortuna receives the Pizzeria Pummid'Oro. They are already known from other ships in the group. The ice cream shop Gelateria Bar Amarillo will be set up on deck 9 next to the central pool. Thanks to the pastel colors used, the design of the ice cream parlor should be reminiscent of traditional Italian bathing establishments. Common areas experience changes. The Atrium is being completely renovated. In the future, three large sails will dominate there. Of the Green Count becomes a lounge bar; of the Conte Rosso receives a new light installation. There are also innovations in the suites. Brand new showers replace the hot tubs.
The Costa Fortuna, the sister ship of the Costa Magica, will be from December 16, 2018 to February 26, 2019 after the renovation Singapore, "Sail" on two different one-week routes. The transit journey from Singapore to Genoa will start on March 5, 2019. Costa Fortuna calls the port of Genoa a total of 29 times between March 8 and November 34. The Asia cruises starting in December will be offered in all markets.