LOS ANGELES, July 2, 2010 â€“ Crystal Cruises has published its 2011 Cruise Guide, featuring the 59 worldwide cruises, 167 ports and savings and innovations for Crystal Symphony and Crystal Serenity in 2011. A full page details Crystalâ€™s extensive value propositions, including Two-for-One promotional pricing, â€˜All Inclusive â€“ As You Wishâ€™ shipboard spending credits, â€˜Save Now, Save Later,â€™ and its Crystal Family Memories program. Special attention is given to newly introduced programs Perfect Choice Diningâ„¢ featuring Open Dining by Reservation, and the Priority Check-in and Planning Center.
A layout of the six-star elements comprising Crystalâ€™s winning formula of service, space, quality and choices, boasts a â€œWhatâ€™s Newâ€ top banner detailing these and other new enrichment and shoreside programs. Crystalâ€™s acclaimed Experiences of Discovery theme cruises are also featured.
A preview to the 150+-page Crystal Cruises Worldwide Atlas available later this summer, the 30-page, full color brochure is conveniently color-coded by destination, and includes deck plans for the award-winning vessels with comprehensive listings of the luxurious appointments and new features in the staterooms and penthouses.
â€œPractical itinerary and ship information, plus the tremendous promotional offers and new services, make the Cruise Guide an ideal tool for advance travel planning for guests and travel agents,â€ says Nitsa Lewis, vice president, marketing. â€œAt the same time, there is appealing lifestyle information to convey Crystalâ€™s award-winning casually elegant style.
In addition to Crystalâ€™s epic 110-day â€œGrand Exotic Expeditionâ€ World Cruise, new for 2011 is a return to cruising Alaska for the first time since 2005 aboard Crystal Symphony, with eight visits to Glacier Bay, and to West Africa for the first time since 2001; all Baltic and Mediterranean cruises aboard Crystal Serenity, with added North Cape and Black Sea voyages; a final voyage to Antarctica; overnight calls in Ashdod, Melbourne, Barcelona, Cannes, Istanbul, New York and others; two-night stays in Dubai, Cape Town and St. Petersburg; maiden visits to Argostoli, Kefalonia; Fethiye, Turkey; Komodo Island, Indonesia; Koper, Slovenia; and Marigot Bay, St. Martin; and a Christmas holiday cruise to Mexico round-trip from Los Angeles.
To order a 2011 Cruise Guide, contact a travel agent, call 888-799-4625, or download it at www.crystalcruises.com beginning July 10.