Monthly Archives: January 2012

Crystal Cruises to Launch Evening Bistro

With almost a dozen dining choices on each ship, Crystal Cruises’ most popular daytime gathering spot, The Bistro, is expanding to evening hours.  Reflecting the space’s European-style sidewalk café ambiance, the complimentary menu will offer “small bites,” desserts, and “midnight” … Continue reading

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SeaDream Yacht Club to offer “Raw Food” menu option

SeaDream Yacht Club introduces the first of its kind at sea, a “Raw Food” menu option. A once-radical form of vegetarianism called the “raw foods” or “living foods” movement is creeping into mainstream. Aboard the luxurious twin mega-yachts, SeaDream I … Continue reading

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Crystal New Fast-Track Embarkation Brings Guests on Board Sooner

Crystal Cruises, known for its ultra-hands-on service, announces a first-of-its kind check-in process that eases embarkation procedures for all guests.  Effective today in every Crystal embarkation port, “Crystal Fast-Track Check-In” eliminates 100% of ship check-in procedures in port terminal waiting … Continue reading

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Distinguished Wine Experts to Host Silversea’s ‘Wine Series’ Enrichment Program

Silversea Cruises has tapped renowned wine experts Lyn Farmer and Richard Nurick to host a Wine Seriesenrichment program on six voyages this year. Farmer is a widely published wine and food writer and senior editor of The Wine News magazine, … Continue reading

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Crystal Expands Asian Specialty Cuisine

In accordance with Crystal Cruises’ tradition of bringing high-quality, authentic international experiences to its guests in unique ways, the luxe line announces the addition of “Chinese comfort food” to its Crystal Serenity cruise ship.  Debuting as a casual dinner option … Continue reading

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Crystal Symphony To Receive Posh Redesign During 2012 Dry Dock

Several of Crystal Cruises’ signature spaces aboard Crystal Symphony will be remodeled during a major $15 million dry dock scheduled for June 2012.  In just 15 days at Germany’s Blohm + Voss shipyard, ultra-luxe Crystal Cruises is redesigning the ship’s … Continue reading

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New Yoga and Pilates Reformer Classes Stretch Crystal Cruises’ 2012 Wellness Options

New Year’s resolution to get in shape?  Crystal Cruises is combining fitness with world exploration on more than a dozen 2012 international cruises offering expanded Pilates and yoga programs, including Pilates Reformer, starting in January. Dedicated instructors from such high-profile … Continue reading

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