Serenity II
Crystal Cruises has been named the World's Best Large-Ship Cruise Line by Travel + Leisure magazine for an unprecedented 13th consecutive year!
Launched in 2003 and designed with your absolute comfort in mind, the state-of-the-art Crystal Serenity offers one of the most generous space-per-passenger ratios of any luxury ship afloat! Its many amenities are distinguished by personalized service rendered through thoughtful details. Work out in the fully equipped gym, relax with a massage in the spa, put a new spring in your step with dance lessons and shave a few strokes off your game with pointers from the golf pro. Grand-themed luncheon buffets present a colorful display of taste sensations from around the globe! In the evening, enjoy fine cuisine and the doting hospitality of your wait staff in the Crystal Dining Room. The Crystal Serenity also celebrates the specialties of Italian and Asian restaurants, as well as a Sushi Bar, at no extra cost. Entertainment showcases Broadway-style productions, Big Band and jazz, comedy and the Crystal Casino!
At day's end, elegant staterooms, the most spacious at sea, are stylishly furnished with modern amenities such as a color television, DVD player, direct-dial telephone and safe.
The Crystal Serenity promises more than just a cruise, it takes your vacation experience to a higher level with the luxury of individual attention!

Ancient Lands & Seas

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Istanbul to Venice ~ Serenity II
September 18 - October 1, 2011

Delight in a thrilling adventure on board the Six-Star Crystal Serenity as you sail to captivating ports on the Mediterranean Sea. Begin in Istanbul, Turkey, a stunning city that stands on the banks of the Bosporus Strait. Cruise the narrow Dardanelles, a strait connecting the Aegean Sea to the Sea of Marmara. Sail to beautiful Kusadasi, the Gateway to Ephesus, and to Fethiye, situated on a wide Mediterranean bay dotted with islands. Visit Mykonos, Greece, where traditional whitewashed windmills line powdery beaches. Discover crescent-shaped Santorini where legend whispers that this was the site of the ill-fated city of Atlantis! Journey to beautiful Argostolio, and the city of Kotor, located at the head of southern Europe’s deepest fjord. Explore the walled city of Dubrovnik, Croatia and marvel at the incomparable splendor of Venice, Italy—a superb end to a fabulous journey!
Best of all, take advantage of 2-for-1 pricing, and also receive $1,000 As You Wish shipboard credit, per passenger, redeemable in the shops, spa and lounges aboard.





Immerse yourself in the picturesque natural beauty and ancient heritage of the Turkish Coast and the Greek Isles as you cruise from Istanbul to Venice.

Take advantage of 2-for-1 pricing.

Fly from select gateway cities for free.

Receive $1,000 shipboard credit, per passenger, redeemable in the shops, spa and lounges aboard—a $2,000 per couple additional value!

Attend two special AHI Parties, including an open bar and hot and cold hors d’oeuvres.

Experience why world-renowned Crystal Cruises has received the ranking of “World’s Best” from Travel + Leisure and Condé Nast Traveler!

Cost  Special Tulane pricing is from approximately $5275 per person, plus airfare, and V.A.T., based on double occupancy. An Air Program will be offered.

Booking  For booking information please contact Alumni Holidays International at 800-323-7373, or  Tulane Alumni Travel at 877-488-5263.

Specific trip details (itinerary, meals, sightseeing & accommodations) will be published in the brochure.

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Alumni Relations, Tulane University, 6319 Willow Street, New Orleans, LA 70118 504-865-5901