Italian tourism will sail the seas with Costa Cruises
Italian tourism, represented by its Italian pavilion, will travel aboard Costa Cruises to Expo 2020 Dubai in the United Arab Emirates.
- Expo 2020 was planned as a world exposition to be hosted by Dubai in the United Arab Emirates from 2020, but due to COVID-19, the new dates are October 1, 2021 – March 31, 2022.
- The agreement between the Italian company and the Commissioner for Italy’s participation in Expo Dubai 2021 was signed in Civitavecchia on board the “green” flagship Costa Smeralda.
- The event saw the extraordinary participation of the Italian singer Annalisa.
The agreement was signed by Mario Zanetti, General Manager of Costa Cruises, and Commissioner Paolo Glisenti in the presence of the UAE Ambassador to Italy, HE Omar Obaid Alshamsi.
“The presence in the Italy pavilion at Expo Dubai is a source of great pride for us and another tangible and concrete sign of the restart of tourism and the country system,” said Zanetti. “Our ships bring the beauty of Italy to the world and we are excited to continue this story in Dubai on such an important rebirth occasion with many other brand protagonists of the best of Italy.
“The Expo will be a place for meeting and discussing key future topics such as the development of sustainable and integrative tourism, in which our company wants to be a leader and example for the entire industry in order to add value to the economy for our destinations on behalf of Innovation, respect for cultures and the environment. “
In order to enable its guests to experience the expo and visit the Italian pavilion, the company will be hosted by the 17th Golf.