On Tuesday, April 10, 2018, MSC Armonia was on a 7 Nights Caribbean, Cuba And Antilles Cruise which embarked from Havana, Cuba on Saturday April 7, 2018. The cruise ship then called at Belize City, Belize. MSC Armonia and then continued on, arriving at Roatan, Honduras where the cruise ship aligned with the dock (see video below).
Armonia sustained minor damage, but the Honduran dock maintenance workers will be crying the blues. MSC Armonia will call at Costa Maya, Mexico then Cozumel, Mexico before returning to Havana, Cuba on Saturday, April 14. MSC Armonia is home ported in Havana, Cuba for seven and 14-day itineraries in the Caribbean.
The cruise ship was built in 2001 for the now defunct Festival Cruises as MS European Vision. Festival Cruises was a Greece-based cruise line that operated between 1994 and 2004 before filing for bankruptcy. Since 2004, the ship has been owned and operated by MSC Cruises. She can accommodate 2,065 passengers in 783 cabins and has a crew of 760.
Video: MSC Armonia cruise ship hits in to dock in Honduras