MSC Cruises is offering travelers planning to cruise Europe this winter an opportunity to take advantage of its new “Balcony Bonanza” savings promotion, one of the cruise line’s best of the season, between now and Sept. 30.
 
Guests receive a balcony stateroom at the inside stateroom rate or a balcony superior at the standard balcony rate. Rates begin at $649 for a balcony stateroom per person plus government fees and taxes (GFTs) on select 8-night cruises and $849 for a balcony superior. 
 
Cruises to Europe featuring special “Balcony Bonanza” rates on 7-, 8-, 9- and 11-night sailings include:
 
•    MSC Musica: 8-night, Eastern Mediterranean “World Heritage Tour” roundtrip from Venice or Bari, balcony from $649; balcony superior from $849 plus government fees and taxes (GFTs); Oct. 30 and several dates in Nov.
•    MSC Magnifica: 7-night, Italy, Greece, Turkey and Croatia “The Magnificent Mediterranean” roundtrip from Venice or Bari, balcony from $869; balcony superior $1,149 plus GFTs; Nov. 12 and 19.
•    MSC Splendida: 7-night, Western Mediterranean “The Splendid Mediterranean” roundtrip from Genoa or Barcelona, balcony from $919; balcony superior from $1,199 plus GFT; Oct. 16, 21, 23, 28 and 30, Nov. 4 and 6; and Jan. 7 and 8. 
•    MSC Fantasia: 7-night, Western Mediterranean “Mediterranean Fantasy” roundtrip from Genoa, Barcelona, or Civitavecchia (Rome), balcony from $969; balcony superior from $1,289 plus GFTs; Oct. 14.
 
Select 9- and 11-night cruise itineraries include:
 
•    MSC Magnifica: 9-night and 11-night, Italy, Greece, Turkey and Croatia “The Magnificent Mediterranean” roundtrip from Venice or Bari, 9-night balcony from $869 and balcony superior for $1,199 plus GFTs; 11-night balcony from $1,069 and balcony superior from $1,379 plus GFTs; Nov. 26 and 27, Dec. 7, and Jan. 5 and 6.
•    MSC Splendida: 11-night, Western Mediterranean “The Splendid Mediterranean” roundtrip from Genoa or Barcelona, balcony from $1,019 and balcony superior from $1,349 plus GFTs; Nov. 13 and 24, and Dec. 5.
•    MSC Fantasia: 11-night, Western Mediterranean “Mediterranean Fantasy” roundtrip from Genoa, Barcelona, or Civitavecchia (Rome), balcony from $969 and balcony superior from $1,229 plus GFTs; Nov. 5, 16, 26, 27, 28 and Jan. 7, 8, and 9.