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A sad farewell to Costa Concordia wreck?

Duration: 04:48

The wreck of one of the most famous shipping disasters in recent times is due to be towed away for scrapping and recycling.

The Costa Concordia capsized after hitting a reef near the island of Giglio in January 2012. Thirty two people died.

Since the disaster the cruise ship has become the focus of attention again by becoming a tourist attraction.

Rajan Datar reports on why many people on Giglio will miss the wreck once it is gone.

Available since: Tue 8 Jul 2014

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The Travel Show 05/07/2014 GMT

The latest news about travel, from the industry itself to deals and destinations.

First broadcast: 05 Jul 2014

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