Crystal to go “All Inclusive” Starting in March 2010

LOS ANGELES, March 22, 2011 – Crystal Cruises is enhancing its already expansive host of luxury services and amenities. Effective spring 2012, vacations on the award-winning Crystal Symphony and Crystal Serenity will include complimentary fine wines and premium spirits throughout the ship, open bar service in all lounges, and pre-paid gratuities for housekeeping, bar… [Continue Reading]

All Inclusive – As You Wish Credit Expanded

LOS ANGELES, April 27, 2009 – Due to the overwhelming response to its recent All Inclusive – As You Wish spending credits for Europe, Crystal Cruises has expanded the offer to most of its cruises in 2009, as well as most of 2010. Guests can enjoy a shipboard credit of up to $2,000 per couple… [Continue Reading]

Hawaii By Cruise Ship or By Land?

In the current economic climate, many people either are cutting back on their vacation spending or trying to make sure that the get the best value for their money. Hawaii is a popular vacation destination reached by either air or sea. I thought it would be interesting to evaluate the over all… [Continue Reading]

Remember That Your Cruise Cost Is Not “All Inclusive”

I was browsing the net today and I saw a scathing review of Carnival Cruise cruise line. The poster said that he couldn’t believe that he would be charged an extra $50 for dining room service and room cleaning. He felt that is was an exorbitant charge, especially since he was… [Continue Reading]