Defunct Cruise Lines
Costa Luminosa came into service for Costa cruises in 2009, she was built in Italy at the Fincantieri shipyards and cost 450 million euro's, Luminosa and her sister ship Costa Deliziosa have very similar designs taking in the best elements of Spirit-class and Vista-class ships.
The inauguration ceremony took place in 2009 and was the world's first duel ceremony setting a new Guinness record, the second ship at christening ceremony was the Costa Pacifica Both ships have different godmothers.
On board Luminosa should satisfy all tastes and all ages, from the art gallery and precious sculptures to the state of the art 4D cinema, giant movie screen and golf and grand prix simulators.
The Costa Luminosa has a wide range of cabins to choose from, four special suites have direct access to the Samsara Spa.
Onboard Entertainment and Facilities
|Restaurants & Bars||Shops|
|Fast Food||Room Service|
|Nightclub or Disco||Lounge|
|Pursers desk||Excursion desk|
|Card room||Medical room|
|Laundry room||Sauna/steam room|
|Gym||Childrens activity clubs|
|Babysitting service||Video games room|
|Sports facilities||Outdoor movie theater|
Afterdeck - Deck behind a Ship's Bridge
Bow - The Front of the Ship (pointy bit)
Beam - The Greatest Width of the Ship
Bridge - The Location From Which a Ship is Steered and its Speed Controlled
Cargo Hold - A Space for Storing Cargo
Capstan - Upright Device for Winding in Heavy Ropes or Cables
Davit - Device for Hoisting and Lowering a Boat
Flagstaff - Flag Pole at the Stern of a Ship
Forecastle - The Section of the Upper Deck of a Ship Located at the Bow Forward of the Foremast
Foremast - Mast nearest to the Bow of a Ship
Galley - The Kitchen area of a Ship
Helm - Ship's Steering Wheel
Hull - The Main Structure or Body of a Ship
Knot - A Measure of Speed Equal to One Nautical Mile (6076 feet) per Hour