Crystal will expand its acclaimed Crystal Visions Enrichment Programme to Crystal Yacht Cruises, with three of its most popular guest speakers set to give riveting and interactive presentations to Crystal Esprit’s guests.
When Crystal Esprit sails through Greece, Cyprus, Israel, Jordan, Qatar, Oman and the UAE this November and December, she will be joined by leading experts on the distinct global affairs of the regions and the world at large.
Sailing aboard Crystal Esprit’s 6 November 2016, Athens-Limassol, 7 day voyage (visiting the Greek Isles and Cyprus) and the 13 November 2016, Limassol-Aqaba, 10 day voyage (visiting Cyprus, Israel and Jordan) are:
- Stephen Cole – A renowned international speaker and broadcast journalist, who shares his perspective from his time with the BBC and CNN International. (pictured top left)
- Jean-Pierre Isbouts – A humanities scholar, best-selling author for National Geographic books and award-winning filmmaker, who shares his stories and observations gleaned from decades of study. (pictured centre)
Joining the yacht’s 23 December 2016, 10 days round-trip Dubai sailing (calling in Oman, Qatar, UAE and offering a double overnight in Dubai) is:
- U.S. Marine Corps General (Ret.) Anthony Zinni – A decorated military veteran celebrated as a fascinating and dynamic speaker, who will share his colourful history and world experiences.(pictured top right)
“An important component of travel is understanding the world we explore, and Crystal has long been a leader in providing enlightening onboard experiences with esteemed leaders in various fields that mirror the enriching experiences ashore in each destination,” says Crystal CEO and president, Edie Rodriguez. “Presentations from guest experts always draw in our audience of savvy, inquisitive travellers. The intimate setting aboard Crystal Esprit will only enhance the interactive and conversational atmosphere for a truly informative opportunity.”
The three guest speakers to kick off the enrichment programming on Crystal Esprit will be familiar to Crystal guests who have sailed on the company’s award-winning ocean ships, Crystal Symphony andCrystal Serenity, as they’ve all been featured as part of the Crystal Visions Enrichment Programme many times, due to the high level of interest from travellers.
If booked by 31 August 2016, Crystal Yacht Cruises fares for the mentioned begin at:
- Athens to Limassol, 6 November 2016, 7 days, US$4,550 (per person double occupancy including taxes), Cat S4
- Limassol to Aqaba, 13 November 2016, 10 days, US$6,350 (per person double occupancy including taxes), Cat S4
- Roundtrip Dubai, 23 December 2016, 10 days, US$9,150 (per person double occupancy including taxes), Cat S4