Crystal Cruises has announced its 2012 deployment with an increased presence abroad, including 68 global itineraries and myriad new travel offerings.
* 94-day “Epic Islands and Empires” Pacific Rim World Cruise through Hawaii, the South Pacific, eastern and western Australia, Indonesia, Southeast Asia, China, Japan, Russia, Alaska, British Columbia and San Francisco, including a three-day inclusive overland adventure in Beijing; a maiden call in Newcastle, Australia; and a return to South Korea for the first time since 1994
* Christmas/New Year cruises in Australia/New Zealand and the Mediterranean;
* Expanded collection Mediterranean itineraries including late fall options;
* Expanded collection of Baltic and Northern European cruises;
* More seven-day cruises in the Mediterranean and New England/Canada, as well a seven-day Thanksgiving voyage through the Mexican Riviera;
* Late fall cruises in the South Pacific and New Zealand;
* More overnight stays in destinations including Ashdod, Reykjavik, Odessa, Honfleur and Hamburg, Edinburgh, Barcelona, Monte Carlo, Istanbul, Venice, Sorrento, Bordeaux, as well as destinations throughout Asia, Australia and South America.
Complete day-by-day itineraries for 2012 will be available here after October 30, 2010.