Boston to Québec City on Crystal Serenity
DATES : September 19 - 29, 2014 (10 Days) CRUISE-ONLY FARES FROM : $3,540 Per Person
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New England & Canada
Boston to Québec City
September 19 to September 29, 2014
10 Days (1 sea day) aboard Crystal Serenity
Jonathan Ansell, Vocalist
Gary Hunter, Ventriloquist
John Joseph, Comedian
Joel Spire, Avenue Saloon
John Mentis, Crystal Cove
Featuring the Crystal Ensemble of Singers and Dancers
Across the Pond
iLuminate: The Tourist
Rocket Man: A Tribute to Elton John starring Jonathan Kane
(Please note: not all shows are performed on all cruises).
Special Interest Lecturer: World Affairs
Dr. Sheldon Simon (Tempe, AZ)
Sheldon Simon (Ph.D. University of Minnesota) is professor of international politics and a specialist in U.S. national security and Asian international politics at Arizona State University where he has been a member of the faculty since 1975. The author or editor of ten books and over 130 scholarly articles and book chapters, Professor Simon's most recent books are Religion and Conflict in South and Southeast Asia: Disrupting Violence (2007) and China, the United States, and Southeast Asia: Perspectives from Politics, Economics, and Security(2008). Dr. Simon regularly consults with the U.S. State and Defense Departments on Asian security issues and travels abroad annually for research and guest lectures.
Ambassador Adrian Sindall is a former senior British diplomat. During his Foreign Service career, Adrian served as British Ambassador to Syria, as British High Commissioner to His Majesty The Sultan of Brunei and as a senior policy advisor on South America, Antarctica and the Falkland Islands. Adrian was seconded to the British Ministry of Defense as a Middle East advisor at the time of the first Gulf War and has held senior posts in Australia, Peru and the Middle East. He is a past Chairman of the Council for British Research in the Levant, of the London-based Arab British Centre and of the International Development Awards Panel of the UK National Lottery Charities Board. He is an active member of The Royal Institute of International Affairs and lectures both at academic level to community and social organizations.
Our innovative series of complimentary interactive classes created to enhance our guests quality of life in the areas of Arts & Entertainment, Business & Technology, Lifestyle & Wellness. Guests receive a certificate of completion at the end of the curriculum.
Get your creative juices flowing using a variety of media in classes taught by our specially trained Odyssey Art at Sea instructor Barbara Seibel (Hot Springs Village, AR).
The relaxing and social aspects of knitting have been added on select cruises. On this sailing, Sue Apuzzo (Sleepy Hollow, NY) will host knitting classes and all levels are welcome. Participants are encouraged to knit together sharing skills and advice in a congenial environment. Participation is limited.
Digital Filmmaking: The iPad Moviemaking Course. A fun way to learn the fundamentals of filmmaking.
Khara Plicanic (Lincoln, NE)
Want to take your home movies to the next level and learn how to share them with family and friends? In five entertaining classes, learn how to shoot and edit short movies using an iPad. Improve your video and photo skills. The course is taught by professionals, but aimed at non-professionals.
Course requirements: please bring your own iPad pre-loaded with the iMovie application. If you do not already own the iMovie for iOS app, you must have iOS7 in order to download iMovie from the App Store. If you have an older version of the iMovie app, be sure to update to the current version. You cannot download the app on board the ship. Please sign up online using the Priority Check-in & Planning Center (PCPC). If you sign up on board, make sure to sign up EARLY, in the Library, as the class size is limited.
Lead Technology Concierge TBA plus Instructors Sandy Mingia and Gary Maggard (Los Altos Hills, CA). Our popular Computer University@Sea program: expanded curriculum of complimentary lectures and classes on a variety of computer-related topics, plus e-mail instruction in our computer center, equipped with 25 state-of-the-art workstations, all equipped for e-mail and Internet access (fees apply).
Crystal Cruises' exclusive Walk-on-Water program features The WALKVEST® Training System which revolutionizes walking simply by adding resistance (added weight) to your walk.
Crystal Cruises is the only cruise line to offer a Nordic Walking program to help you get more out of your limited exercise time on board. The use of lightweight poles for stability and balance will facilitate your fitness needs even if you have knee or hip issues. Two specially designed adjustable poles work the upper body while walking. Like cross country skiing, the poles are used by the arms to match each step the person takes. Our Fitness Staff will guide you to quickly be deck-walking for fun and fitness. You will be using feather weight aluminum poles provided by the market leader, LEKI®
CPGA Teaching Professional
R. Bruce Murray (Deep Cove, Nova Scotia)
Bruce Murray has been a C.P.G.A. member for over 40 years serving the C.P.G.A. as a Director, as well as serving as chairman of many association portfolios. He has been a Head Professional/Director of Golf at five clubs in his career the most prominent being Royal Montréal, Shaughnessy in Vancouver and now Wildfire in Lakefield, Ontario. Bruce's responsibilities have varied within the scope of the various clubs, but teaching has been and remains his main passion. He has taught students of every level, from novices to professionals and leading amateurs. Bruce is now retired from the private club life and lives outside Halifax, Nova Scotia.
Our exclusive program features TaylorMade, the best performance golf company in the world and #1 driver in golf.
Enid Roitman and Carole Reeve-Newson (Toronto, Canada)
Beginner and intermediate bridge classes, and afternoon games.
Rev. Peter Bayer (Rochester, NY)
Rabbi Morris Hershman (Burlingame, CA)
Epic Moves: Joanne Almond and Leighton Jones (Gosport, England)
Daily dance classes on sea days, and private lessons by appointment.
Richard Douglas (San Diego, CA)
Marty Mulligan (Toms River, NJ)
Al Padua (San Francisco, CA)
Dietmar Weber (Mannheim, Germany)