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All cruise lines will tell you they offer great service, all will tell you they travel the world, and all will tell you that cruising with them is like cruising with no other cruise line... but that doesn't help you choose the right cruise line so let us help by outlining here all those features that distinguish one cruise line from another...
So why will you love Crystal Cruises? What distinguishes Crystal Cruises from other cruise lines? What moments will I experience that only cruising with Crystal will bring?
DIGITAL ENTERTAINMENT APPS
Crystal Cruises are one of the most advanced cruise lines when it comes to the use of technology on-board and have recently launched 'Crystal Connect'; a dedicated internal portal and digital app. This app allows access to the ships daily newspaper (also International news services), as well as access to book spa treatments, shore excursions and more. Expect further developments over time.
In addition Crystal have apps such as 'The Storyteller' which allows you to share your travel stories via Facebook, e-mail and even printed postcards; 'Swank Media Player' allows access to complimentary movies and on-board lectures all from the comfort of your device.
...IS ALL EXCLUSIVE
A cruise with Crystal is not just all inclusive, it's all exclusive! It's all inclusive with so much more; stylish ships, unique itineraries and six star service. It's drinks including fine wines, premium spirits and champagne, it's gratuities, it's 24 hour room service, it's laundry, it's speciality dining in each (exclusive to Crystal) restaurant once per cruise, its ambassador hosts, it's complimentary faster WiFi on all devices, it's complimentary movies and lectures. Have a Penthouse? Enjoy 24 hour butler service, in-suite afternoon tea, luggage packing. It's generous space per passenger and a crew to passenger ratio 2nd to none.
ONLY 'NOBU' AT SEA...
Crystal pride themselves on their dining offering to all on-board their ships. Having embraced an open dining concept, Crystal now allow you to dine at your leisure, at a time that suits you. If you have a fancy for a classic dish then Crystal have a menu full of them, or if you want a modern menu exploring molecular gastronomy (Think re-imagined strawberries in a cotton candy dome) then you can have that too...
Also, with complimentary once per cruise visits to speciality restaurants you'll get to enjoy the cuisine of world renowned chef Nobuyuki Matsuhisa (or 'Nobu' to you and I) at the newly named 'Umi Uma' without waiting months for a reservation...
EXPERIENCES OF DISCOVERY
Inspired by the curiosities and interests of guests, Crystal have created a collection of 'Experiences of Discovery' theme cruises inviting the finest names aboard to share their expertise in everything from food, wine and wellness to music, dance and film.
From the Crystal Wine & Food Festival which attracts the hottest stars of the culinary world to Jazz Days & Cabaret Nights to Film & Theatre cruises complete with speakers and performers from the world of stage and screen. Specialised programming and optional excursions ashore add a deeper perspective to the topics and activities that interest you most, such as golf at premier courses throughout the world and ballroom dancing with renowned big band entertainers.