Category Archives: Crystal Cruises

The art of cruising

Great  expectations for newbie cruisers First cruise?  Here’s what’s in store: An exhilarating experience. Fresh sea air, wind in your hair, leaving woes behind in the wake, completely relaxing. Better way to see new ports without having to catch planes … Continue reading

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Picking a cruise that suits your personality

Passenger Profiling Ever wonder what your fellow shipmates will be like and if you’ll  gel? I’ve got you covered By Patti Pietschmann Whether you’re a virgin cruiser or veteran seafarer trying a new cruise line you might wonder what your shipmates … Continue reading

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What makes cruises so appealing — everything fro A to Z

Great expectations By Patti Pietschmann   First cruise?  Here’s what’s in store: An exhilarating experience. Fresh sea air, wind in your hair, leaving woes behind in the wake,sitting in a lounge chair on Crystal Serenity or Symphony. Better way to … Continue reading

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Edie and the jets

Crystal Cruises CEO/president gets keys to spiffy new Boeing 777  It’s luxury travel provider Crystal Cruises latest extravagance. An amazing, over-the-top  swank aircraft that will fly the friendly skies with  Crystal AirCruise.    Edie Rodriguez took possession of her company’s spirited … Continue reading

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Lazy days on chic Crystal Cruises(photos)

Nothing like sailing on the open sea on Crystal Symphony or Serenity with nothing to do to but.. By Patti Covello Pietschmann with photos by Richard Pietschmann Love days at sea? Most seasoned cruisers do. Some of us  actually more … Continue reading

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Jacques-Michel Costeau to join three Crystal Cruise voyages

Serenity in Grand Turk photo by Richard Pietschmann Explore  the mysteries of the deep with Jacques-Michel Cousteau, the first son of the great master of the sea  Jacques-Yves Cousteau on  one of a pair of   cruises on Crystal Serenity … Continue reading

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The savvy seafarer’s cruise album

By  Richard and Patti Pietschmann We’ve taken cruises on ships of every size and style from mega liners to small luxury vessels and written about  them in newspapers,magazines and on the web (most recently  www.cruiseable.com) and here are a few good … Continue reading

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