Genting Outlines Bold Plans For Crystal Cruises

Genting Hong Kong, the new owner of Crystal Cruises, has outlined its ambitions for the luxury cruise brand. In one of the boldest moves for the cruise industry in recent times, the Asian giant will add 3 new polar ice-class cruise ships, a luxury yacht, river cruising and a private Boeing 787 Dreamliner to the … Continue reading

Crystal Symphony Returns To Service After Refurbishment

Luxury cruise ship Crystal Symphony has returned to service for Crystal Cruises fleet, following a 2-week, USD 20 million dry-dock enhancement. Guests on a 8-day Hamburg to Lisbon sailing that departed 27 September 2014 were the first to experience her upgraded designs and facilities, which includes an enlarged fitness space, more allergy-friendly cabins and updates … Continue reading

Crystal Cruises Unveils Expanded 2014 Asian Season

Leading luxury cruise line Crystal Cruises has announced an expanded Asian presence for 2014, with 2 ships offering 34 voyages to exotic ports in Brunei, Cambodia, China, Indonesia, Japan, Malaysia, Singapore, Thailand and Vietnam. The award-winning Crystal Symphony and Crystal Serenity will cruise the region, operating a series of 5- to 29-day itineraries.   Bali, … Continue reading

Crystal Cruises, Silversea Offer Shorter Voyages

Luxury cruise lines Crystal Cruises and Silversea Cruises have announced a series of new short cruise options, in response to growing demand for such itineraries. The former is introducing 26 voyages ranging from 5- to 8-days throughout Europe from April to November 2013, while Silversea Cruises will offer 8 sailings of between 4- to 7-days … Continue reading

Crystal Cruises Ventures To Middle Earth With New Shore Excursion

Crystal Cruises is offering fans of the popular Lord of the Rings trilogy sailing onboard Crystal Symphony a chance to experience the charms of Middle Earth. The luxury cruise line has announced a duo of exclusive shore excursions to the film set of The Hobbit when the 922-guest ship calls at Tauranga and Christchurch in December … Continue reading