Crystal Cruises

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Updated: Crystal Chairmen’s Cruise latest casualty of Red Sea attacks

Updated: Crystal Chairmen’s Cruise latest casualty of Red Sea tension as more cruise lines avoid the area after miiltant attacks.

WORDS BY Bernadette Chua . Jan 31 2024
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Ultimate guide: Crystal

This is an ultimate guide to Crystal, a cruise line that offers luxury cruising on big ships.

WORDS BY Cruise Passenger . Jan 19 2024
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How Crystal was reborn with an A&K advantage

Crystal is back with a new world cruise featuring A&K shore experiences

WORDS BY Peter Lynch . Dec 17 2023
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Cruise Month: The most luxurious ships afloat 

October not only signifies Cruise Month but also marks the beginning of the Australian cruise season. It's the time when major cruise lines from around the world send their most exquisite vessels from the Mediterranean or the Caribbean down under.

WORDS BY Cruise Passenger . Oct 19 2023
Crystal Cruises is offering former guests cruise credits

Hugs, tears as Crystal Cruises makes a comeback – and heads to Australia

The butlers and dance hosts are back on Crystal Cruises’ Serenity. And so are their most ardent fans – the passengers.

WORDS BY Peter Lynch . Aug 10 2023
Four new Ships for Crystal Cruises

Four new ships for Crystal Cruises

Luxury line Crystal Cruises is returning in bullish form with a planned order for four new ships and an extension into expedition.

WORDS BY Peter Lynch . Jul 29 2023

Crystal Serenity won’t disappoint

As Crystal Serenity sets sail from Venice this week on a short preview cruise, the big question is: What has changed?

WORDS BY Sue Bryant . Jul 28 2023
The Aurora Spa onboard Crystal Cruises

Crystal Cruises to debut new Aurora Spa on its fleet

Guests booked to cruise on the inaugural sailings onboard Crystal Serenity and Crystal Symphony this summer, will be in for a treat at the new Aurora Spa, inspired by the Goddess of Dawn. Offering “sunrise-inspired” […]

WORDS BY Teresa Ooi . Jun 16 2023
Save our Symphony! Former Silversea owner puts in a bid to buy Crystal as bills total $100 million

Crystal Cruises come back with a bang: Four 2024 Grand Journeys, including a Sydney spectacular

Crystal Cruises has announced four ‘Grand Journey’ extended cruises for 2024, headlined by a 68-night Sydney to Singapore sailing.  Onboard the 606-guest Crystal Symphony, departing on January 4, 2024, passengers will sail through various destinations […]

WORDS BY Tallis Boerne Marcus . May 24 2023
Crystal Cruises is offering former guests cruise credits

Crystal Cruises offers guests who lost money, cruise credit

The new Crystal Cruises is offering credit to former passengers who lost money after the luxury line shut down under the previous ownership of Genting Hong Kong. When the line shut down last year, more […]

WORDS BY Tallis Boerne Marcus . Mar 24 2023