Monthly Archives: January 2013

Crystal Ships Voted #1 and #2 Medium-Size Ships in the World By Condé Nast Traveler Readers

Crystal Cruises’ ultra-luxe Crystal Symphony and Crystal Serenity have been voted the #1 and 2 cruise ships, respectively, in the world (medium size category) by the refined readership of Condé Nast Traveler magazine.  With overall scores of 94.5 and 94 … Continue reading

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Boutique, Unique, & Chic: Crystal Debuts New Exclusive Excursion Collection

Ultra-luxe Crystal Cruises is launching a new, uber-exclusive collection of  “Boutique Adventures” — shoreside experiences only available to Crystal travelers and not available with any other cruise lines.  Debuting this spring with its Mediterranean cruises, the intimate Boutique Adventures take … Continue reading

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New ‘Seabourn Conversations’ Offer Insights, Entertainment

Seabourn has launched “Seabourn Conversations,” a new concept for onboard enrichment and special guest entertainment aboard its award-winning fleet of six all-suite ships. The program will include a stellar lineup of celebrities and guest experts, augmenting Seabourn’s already diverse entertainment. … Continue reading

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Crystal’s Luxury Travel Planning Forecast: Younger. Shorter. Stronger. Broader.

Luxury travelers take note: Crystal Cruises is kicking off 2013 with a younger clientele, shorter cruises, stronger 2013 bookings, a broader collection of ultra-luxe cruise destinations and savings.   How so? Reduced Solo Travel Fares on 12 voyages in Asia, Mediterranean, … Continue reading

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2012 Awards for the Compagnie du Ponant!

2012  TourMag rankings. The magazine asked travel agencies, known to be very tough judges, to grade Tour Operators. The result : the Compagnie du Ponant came out top in the “cruise operator” category ! Client satisfaction, brochures, reservation service and … Continue reading

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Paul Gauguin Cruises Christened New Ship M/V Tere Moana in St. Martin

Paul Gauguin Cruises, operator of the highest-rated and longest continually sailing luxury cruise in the South Pacific, the m/s Paul Gauguin, christened its new luxurious ship, the m/v Tere Moana, in an official ceremony held dockside on December 29, 2012, … Continue reading

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