FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
LOS ANGELES, CA – January 12, 2018 – HCP Media and Crystal are delighted to announce the release of the 2018 edition of Crystal Living. The multiple award-winning, en-suite coffee-table book is available on board all Crystal ocean liners, river ships and aircraft. Produced in partnership with HCP Media, a division of McClatchy, Crystal Living showcases the continuously expanding collection of Crystal’s worldwide travel experiences.
The first edition of Crystal Living was repeatedly recognized for its captivating photography, design-forward layouts and insightful content. In keeping with the superlative standards set by that inaugural book, this year’s 120-page tome highlights the dream destinations and exceptional services delivered by Crystal’s fleet – Crystal Cruises, Crystal River Cruises, Crystal Yacht Expedition Cruises, Crystal AirCruises and Crystal Luxury Air.
“It was an exciting challenge for our team to repeat and then surpass the dedication, creativity and passion we devoted to the first edition of Crystal Living,” says Marisa Beazel, President & Publisher of HCP Media. “I am very proud of our second release and look forward to continuing the successful adventure we began with the team at Crystal last year.”
“Crystal Living offers a tantalizing sampling of our unique brand of luxury travel,” says Carmen Roig, Senior Vice President of Marketing and Sales for Crystal. “Each captivating page promotes the lifestyle of adventure embraced by Crystal’s sophisticated travelers and invites both the seasoned and the aspiring to get inspired for the next journey.”
Crystal Living features beautifully presented articles that focus on Crystal’s expanding collection of bespoke experiences. For more information and Crystal reservations, contact a travel professional, call 888.799.2437 or visit Crystal’s website, crystalcruises.com. Join the hundreds of thousands who follow the Crystal Cruises’ Facebook page and @crystalcruises on Twitter and Instagram, and engage in the conversation with #crystalcruises.
About HCP Media
As communication experts, HCP Media, a division of McClatchy, creates innovative, market-leading, cross-platform solutions that stay ahead of consumers’ evolving media habits. A custom media and promotion company, HCP offers a wide variety of engaging print publications, developing and producing over 100 custom publications for hotels, airlines and other clients. The company’s reach extends beyond the travel niche and into the global luxury market, including en-suite cruise line publications and luxury lifestyle magazines. Additional custom products include multilingual destination guides, in-room hotel books, inflight magazines, travel videos and websites, as well as accompanying sales, marketing and promotional programs. The company also produces commemorative coffee-table books, healthcare publications, program guides and other customized publications.
Beyond the written word, HCP’s top-tier marketing and branding products include custom event marketing, strategic social media and blog content, marketing publications, and materials for national and global companies targeting affluent, sophisticated consumers. Together, these turnkey, top-quality print and digital marketing solutions reach more than 80 million active travelers annually and 5 million unique monthly visitors on its combined websites. In addition, HCP’s work has been recognized with more than 280 prestigious awards for editorial, photography and design.
By sea, river, land or air, Crystal is redefining the way the world views luxury travel. The world-renowned Crystal Experience – featuring global journeys with Crystal Cruises, Crystal River Cruises, Crystal Yacht Expedition Cruises, Crystal AirCruises and Crystal Luxury Air – continues to entice the world’s most discerning travelers with incomparable luxury and unparalleled personal service. Crystal will expand its fleet with the upcoming Crystal Debussy and Crystal Ravel river ships, the Crystal Endeavor expedition yacht and an entirely new class of ocean ships over the next five years.
Celebrating 27 years of excellence, Crystal Cruises is the World’s Most Awarded Luxury Cruise Line, having earned “World’s Best Cruise Ship” in Condé Nast Traveler’s Reader Choice Awards for 24 years; been voted “World’s Best Large Ship Cruise Line” by Travel + Leisure readers for 20 years; and the “Best Luxury Cruise Line” by travel professional organization Virtuoso for three consecutive years (2014, 2015 & 2016). The readers of Travel + Leisure also voted Crystal River Cruises the “World’s Best River Cruise Line” and Crystal Yacht Expedition Cruises the “World’s Best Small-Ship Cruise Line” in 2017. Crystal is proud to be a platinum partner of the professionals of ASTA.
Join the hundreds of thousands who follow Crystal Cruises’ Facebook page and @crystalcruises on Twitter and Instagram, and engage in the conversation with #crystalcruises.