Crystal’s New Expanded 2011 Experiences of Discovery Series Brings Special Interests Into Focus

LOS ANGELES, July 19, 2010 – A Distinguished Speaker Series through New England/Canada and a new focus on sophisticated floral design in Europe are among the more than two dozen 2011 Experiences of Discovery vacations on Crystal Cruises. Other enriching 2011 worldwide special interest cruises include the ultra-luxury line’s popular Wine & Food… [Continue Reading]

Royal Caribbean Announces Voyager-class Brazil Cruises Aboard Mariner of the Seas in Spring 2011

MIAMI, May 20: Royal Caribbean Intl has announced Mariner of the Seas’ short Brazil season beginning Feb 15, 2011. Mariner of the Seas will offer four roundtrip sailings from Sao Paulo (Santos) on a 6-night itinerary – the March 5, 2011 voyage coinciding with Brazil’s Carnaval celebrations – featuring a call at Rio De… [Continue Reading]

Eco-Adventures Highlight Mediterranean Natural Wonders on Crystal Cruises

LOS ANGELES, April 19: This summer, Crystal Cruises’ guests on Mediterranean voyages can explore UNESCO declared national parks, the fragile ecosystems of a Spanish nature reserve and various wildlife habitats with Crystal Eco-Adventures. Several options ashore highlight Southern Europe’s environmental treasures and natural wonders on dozens of Crystal Serenity voyages from May through October.
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DK Eyewitness Travel: My Favorite Guide Books

I first discovered books from DK Publishing when my children were babies. We had a picture book from DK called My Big Book of Everything. This book had very sharp pictures of every day objects and I credit it as being a great early vocabulary builder for both of my children. … [Continue Reading]

New European Inland Journeys Expand Crystal’s Luxury Mediterranean Cruise Experience

LOS ANGELES, June 17, 2009 – New luxury packages to Spain’s Costa Brava and Madrid and Segovia are among several pre- and post-cruise hotel and land programs Crystal Cruises is offering with 15 Mediterranean cruise itineraries this summer and fall. From inland journeys through Prague and Budapest to Italy’s posh Lake Como, each carefully… [Continue Reading]