Crystal’s New Expedition Ship Planned To Debut Summer Of 2021

Crystal Endeavor, the German-built, PC6-designated vessel for Crystal Expedition Cruises is on track to debut in Summer 2021. Originally set to launch in August of 2020, the ship’s construction was delayed as the global health crisis forced a shutdown of MV WERFTEN where Crystal Endeavor is currently under construction.

Seabourn’s 2021 Alaska Season

Seabourn has planned a program of adventures and experiences in Alaska and British Columbia this summer. Seabourn Odyssey is scheduled to sail on a series of newly-revised, seven-day voyages between Juneau, Alaska and Vancouver, British Columbia.

What Will 2021 Look Like For Us?

With 2020 finally behind us (thank goodness), we, like many of you, feel a dire need to plan for 2021 and beyond. After all, who among us can say they’ve not missed cruising? Though the first week of 2021 has not proved to be much better than last year was, we are still holding out a lot of hope to board cruise ships in 2021. Today we want to talk to you all about our plans for the new year here at Avid Cruiser & River Cruise Advisor.

Join Me On Crystal Bach: No Money Down Until February 22

Want to cruise the Moselle on Crystal Bach? Join my group September 23 – October 3, 2021 for the exceptional rate of $5,599 per person, with no money down until February 22, and final payment and cancellation without penalty 60 days before the sailing.

Avid Cruiser Meetup | Silversea Cruises’ Silver Moon, Origin & New Initiatives

On Friday, December 4 at 1 PM EST, we were joined by Roberto Martinoli, president and CEO of Silversea Cruises, and Jason Liberty, executive vice president and chief financial officer for Royal Caribbean Group. The webinar focused on Silversea’s new ships, Silver Origin and Silver Moon, and the growth of luxury and expedition cruising within the company.

Emerald’s Christmastime Cruises

Emerald Cruises’ array of river and yacht sailings itineraries around the winter holidays offer something for just about every type of traveler, from those looking to explore a winter wonderland to balmy weather seekers alike.

Silversea’s 2022-2023 Voyages Open For Pre-Sale

Silversea Cruises opened an exclusive pre-sale to Venetian Society members on 315 new voyages for 2022-2023 – the largest itinerary release in the cruise line’s history. With Silversea becoming more all-inclusive than ever, guests will enjoy complimentary shore excursions and roundtrip air included with all voyages in the new itinerary collection.

Cruise To Zakynthos, A Hidden Ionian Gem

Our writer worked on cruise ships for more than seven years, spending much of her time in the shore excursions department. She shares with us her favorite ways to explore the Greek isle of Zakynthos, where she lived for more than three months.

Holland America Line’s Black Friday Extras

Holland America Line will join the Black Friday frenzy this holiday season with a weeklong Black Friday Sale that offers a free Wi-Fi package for all new bookings and a special bonus gift card with all gift card purchases.

Seabourn’s Black Friday Sale

Available for a limited time, Seabourn’s “Black Friday Sale” will feature value-added benefits on select voyages from summer 2021 through winter/spring 2022 on every ship in the fleet, including the line’s first purpose-built expedition ship, Seabourn Venture.

MSC Cruises’ Black Friday Promotions

MSC Cruises is kicking off Black Friday and Cyber Monday with up to $1,400 in value for bookings made from November 25 – December 1, 2020 for sailings between March 2021 and November 2021.