MSC Cruises is a division of Mediterranean Shipping Company S.A. (MSC). Originally founded as Lauro Lines by Achille Lauro the company entered the cruise business in the 1960s operating two ships the Angelina Lauro and MS Achille Lauro both of which met fiery ends. After the Angelina Lauro burnt in the port of St. Thomas in 1979 Lauro Lines also known as Flotta Lauro met with bad times now operating just one ship the Achille Lauro.

5 tips to prevent getting scammed on a cruise deal

When looking for a good deal for a cruise holiday, it is important to be prepared in advance before searching for the cheapest deal, to be able to recognize any possible scams. Unfortunately, travel scams are abundant but, with the right information, can be avoided to ensure a wonderful cruise holiday.