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Costa Riviera
Costa Cruises

Built in 1963 -- 30,400 tons -- 974 passengers (double capacity)  


Teenage guests on Costa Riviera share the Teen Club, a special place for 13 to 17 year olds to listen to CDs and meet their peers. 

Regional Italian cuisines, including authentic pizzas, are prepared by Costa Riviera’s European chefs and culinary school graduates, who are also members of the world famous Chaîne des Rôtisseurs. 

White-gloved attendants escort Costa Riviera passengers to their staterooms upon embarkation. 

The Costa Riviera “Costa Kids” Program provides fun for children from ages 3 to 17, including pizza parties, face painting, masquerades, pirate treasure hunts, visits to the bridge, and even Italian lessons. 

Costa Riviera features a fully contained spa at sea with treatments including restorative body wraps conditioning therapies, and an array of aerobic activities and fitness equipment. 

Costa Riviera’s “Galleria Via Veneto” features duty-free Italian designer goods and a variety of sundries. 

Hollywood Cinema is Costa Riviera’s two-story movie theater with tiered seating for viewing feature films.

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