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Aboard the two highest-rated ships in the world, Crystal Symphony and Crystal Serenity, you will discover the hallmarks of Crystal... extraordinary service, abundant space, exceptional quality and incredible choices. This is the very essence of our company; this is the Crystal Difference. A steadfast commitment to excellence has earned us unprecedented recognition as the World’s Best for an incredible 15 years – an accomplishment unmatched by any other cruise line, hotel or resort anywhere in the world.

Royal Suite Celebrity Luxury Cruises

The definitive guide to luxury cruises

If ever there was a word that’s been overused in cruising over recent years, it is ‘luxury’. This commonplace adjective now seems to precede every utterance of ‘cruise’. At sea, luxury comes in various...
MSC Aurea Spa

Top 5 spas at sea

The cream of today’s cruise ship spas are up there with the world’s best. From calming retreats perfect for pure relaxation or hedonistic high-tech havens ideal for luxurious full-body pampering 1. MSC Aurea Spa One of the top trends...
Shore Excursions Kayaking

The Ultimate Shore Excursions

Try horse riding in the Caribbean, visit a volcano in Iceland or race through river rapids in Canada- cruise excursions are reinventing themselves in a big way. Get Active Cruising offers the perfect opportunity to try...
Nobuyuki ‘Nobu’ Matsuhisa

Chef Nobu joins Crystal Cruise

Celebrity chef Nobu Matsuhisa will be on board Crystal Serenity this May to serve as executive chef in his speciality restaurants Silk Road and the Sushi Bar (pictured below). The world-famous Japanese chef plans to...
Five of the Best Staterooms

The world’s most luxurious staterooms

If you want to cruise in style then look no further – we’ve rounded up some of the most sumptuous suites at sea Royal Loft Suite - Royal Caribbean On board Allure of the Seas and Oasis of the...
Allo' Allo' Celebrities on Cruises

Celebs on Board in 2012

From Herr Flick to Peter Sissons – the cruise lines have a star-stodded roster of entertainers, adventurers, sportsmen and authors on board. Here’s our guide to who will be cruising in 2012 January 2012   Who:Stars of ’Allo ’AlloWhen: 5-19 JanuaryShip: Fred....
Crystal Serenity

Crystal Cruises Releases 2013/2014 Cruise Calendar

Crystal Cruises has released its calendar for 2013 and early 2014, featuring shorter cruises as well as those based around world famous local events. After an initial announcement earlier this year, Crystal Cruises has produced...

Strictly dancing onboard with Glenn Miller Orchestra

Whether a novice or an avid dancer, cruisers will have the opportunity to show off and hone their dancing skills on board Crystal Cruises ‘Big Band and Ballroom Dance’ voyage from Lisbon to Miami...

What are the Best Luxury Cruise Lines of 2011?

Scott Anderson discusses the Luxury cruise lines shortlisted in the Cruise International Awards Luxury cruising is an overused term and it all depends on your perspective as to what a “luxury cruise” really is. For some...

Crystal focus on “family friendliness” in Alaskan voyage

Crystal Cruises is launching a family friendly programme on its Alaska summer cruises. In a nod to the growing trend for multi-generational family bookings, Crystal have come up with an activity filled programme to keep...

Cruise International

Cruise International is the UK’s highest-selling newsstand travel magazine dedicated to cruise holidays. Packed with inspirational reviews, the hottest destination advice, celebrity interviews and the very latest ocean and river cruise news, it helps both new and experienced cruisers alike plan their next trip. With its high production values, stunning photography and outstanding editorial, Cruise International is first choice for Britain’s 1.75 million annual cruise holidaymakers.







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