Brazilians Attempt to Cancel Cruise to Asia for Fear of Coronavirus Covid-19

A group of at least 50 Brazilians intends to cancel their trip, but the operator, MSC, is charging the standard cancellation fine of 60 percent.

RIO DE JANEIRO, BRAZIL - It was to be the trip of dreams: a month on the high seas in Asia, passing through the Arab Emirates, Sri Lanka, Thailand, Malaysia, Singapore, China, Hong Kong, Taiwan, and finally Japan. Until the coronavirus emerged and thwarted preparations for the cruise out of Subscribe to our Premium Membership Plan. Already Subscribed?