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Crystal Serenity

86-Year-Old Woman Pays $164,000 a Year to Live on Luxury Cruise Ship

Lee Wachtstetter loves cruising. She loves it so much, in fact, that she has been living on a cruise ship for the past decade, first on a Holland America ship for three years, and then on the Crystal Serenity for the last seven years. Wactstetter, who becomes Mama Lee aboard the Serenity, abandoned Holland America the moment it canceled its dance host program, which gave single passengers like Wactstetter a partner for evening ballroom dancing. Holland America might regret their decision to abandon the program, considering that Wactstetter now spends about $164,000 a year on Crystal Serenity, which is one of two ships in Crystal Cruises' fleet of luxury vessels. Read more [...]

Cruise and Cruise Ship Tips

Once you feel that you know a bit more about the different cruise lines and cruise ships, you should get to know your destinations. Depending on the cruise line, you can expect to travel to popular destinations such as the Caribbean, Mexico, Alaska, and Hawaii or romantic and exotic destinations such as Tahiti, Fiji, Australia, Bermuda, and Europe. Read more [...]

NYK Asia/Pacific Cruise News

NYK (Nippon Yusen Kaisha) Cruises offer everything form one-night cruises to 100-day world cruises. NYK has a number of operators and they have made several changes on the agenda for 2011. Read more [...]