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Osvaldo Tinacci

Hotel General Manager, Dawn Princess

Number of Years with Princess:


Number of Countries Visited:

Countless (I have been all over the world)


La Spezia, Italy

A little about my job:

I am responsible for the performance of the entire Hotel Department, which includes Administration, Accommodations, Food and Beverage, Medical and Entertainment on board. Additionally, I make sure that every passenger has a memorable cruise and receives the best possible service during their cruise.


What item is in your suitcase that you couldn’t travel without?

My phone book with all the emergency numbers.


What’s your most treasured travel souvenir?

An engraved wooden ball bought in Hong Kong about 20 years ago.


What’s the most memorable dish you’ve eaten during your travels?

A real Chinese dinner when I was in Shanghai.


What’s your travel motto?

Do not let any inconvenience spoil the pleasure of the voyage.


Where haven’t you been that’s on your travel bucket list?

Cruising along the rivers of Europe.

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