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The Spa on Celebrity Edge
       Celebrity Cruises has unveiled The   Featuring more than 124 treatments, 31   ambience. Every treatment starts with a
       Spa on Celebrity Edge, a 2000 square   therapists and signature offerings such   unique welcome ritual to prepare one’s
       metre sprawling space dedicated to   as the Ocean Spa Wave Massage, Hot   mind, body and spirit for the pampering
       relaxation and rejuvenation at sea.   Mineral Body Boost, Poultice-Powered   to follow and a first line of Elemis Biotec
       Created in collaboration with world-  Muscle Release, Zero Gravity Wellness   facials ever offered on a Celebrity ship.
       renowned designer Kelly Hoppen, The   Massage, The Spa is the ultimate in
       Spa is inspired by the soothing elements   pampering at sea.             Celebrity Edge will spend her inaugural
       of nature and Celebrity Edge’s mantra   Features of The Spa: SEA: Nature infuses   season sailing alternating seven-night
       of bringing the destination closer to   every moment of the experience at   eastern and western Caribbean cruise
       guests.                             The Spa through a concept called     itineraries before transporting guests to
       “Our aspiration for The Spa was the   SEA – inspired by the Sea, Earth and   the stunning vistas of the Mediterranean
       same aspiration we have for Celebrity   the Air, The SEA Thermal Suite: an   with a range of seven- to 11-night
       Edge – to provide our guests with a   evolution of the signature Persian   sailings from iconic cities like Barcelona
       deeper and more profound connection   Gardens on the brand’s current fleet,   and Rome in 2019. Homeporting and
       to the sea,” said Lisa Lutoff-Perlo,   with eight distinctive therapeutic   cruising from Fort Lauderdale, Florida,
       President and CEO, Celebrity Cruises.   experiences harnessing the benefits of   Celebrity Edge will be making her first
       “To start the revolution in relaxation,   natural elements. Experiences include   sailing on December 1, 2018. Celebrity
       we turned once again to the visionary   The Hammam, Salt Room, Steam     Edge will be joined by three sister ships
       Kelly Hoppen to completely transform   Room, Rainfall Water Therapy Room,   in 2020, 2021 and 2022.
       the spa experience and develop an   Float Room, heated tile loungers,
       atmosphere that envelops you in luxury   Infrared Sauna and Crystalarium and   Editor – In our August issue we talk with
       and soothes your soul from the moment   Relaxation Lounge: A sumptuous   Lisa Lutoff-Perlo, President and CEO,
       you walk in.”                       lounge surrounding guests in a Zen-like   Celebrity Cruises about Celebrity Edge

       2020 Itineraries
       Azamara Club Cruises has announced   from Micato Safaris. Highlights include   Chobe Game Reserve.
       its 2020 itineraries, including newly   30 departures of two tours: Five-Night   The 2020 itineraries will also feature an
       added destinations such as South    Kruger to Cape: A Wildlife & Culinary   18-night maiden voyage to French
       Africa, French Polynesia and Hawaii.   Safari (offered pre-or post-Azamara
       With a total of 92 individual cruises   voyage) Before embarking on a    Polynesia and Hawaii.
       across the three ships, Azamara will   voyage with Azamara, meet the     Azamara Journey returns down under
       offer 41 maiden ports, 303 late night   Micato team in Johannesburg for an   in early 2020, making her way from
       stays, 170 overnight stays and 40   exploration from Kruger to Cape Town   Tahiti, around New Zealand and then
       country-intensive voyages.          with stops along the way at a notable   on to Australia. Highlights of Azamara
       Azamara’s itineraries emphasize     game reserve and a visit to the Western   Journey’s Australia & New Zealand
       spending more time in port, enabling   Cape and Five-Night Wild Wonders of   season include: Azamara’s first ever
                                           the World – Victoria Falls & Botswana
       travellers to explore beyond the initial   Safari (offered pre-or post-Azamara   voyage from Tahiti, a 15-night Tahiti
       layers of a city and fully immerse   Voyage): Travel through Zimbabwe to   & New Zealand voyage to Auckland
       themselves in the destination. In   Botswana to experience one of the    departing 23 January 2020, with a
       addition, Azamara will also unveil new   Seven Wonders of the World, Victoria   maiden call to New Plymouth on
       Land and Sea packages hosted by     Falls. This expedition also includes a   New Zealand’s West Coast, 15-night
       Micato Safaris, a luxury safari outfitter.   dawn game drive through Botswana’s   New Zealand and Australia Voyage
       “Our guests spoke and we listened;                                       from Auckland to Sydney departing 8
       the addition of our third ship, the                                      February 2020, with an overnight call in
       Azamara Pursuit, has allowed us to                                       Hobart, 15-night New Zealand Intensive
       expand our footprint across all seven
       continents, bringing guests to new                                       sailing from Sydney to Auckland
       destinations, new experiences, and                                       departing 23 February 2020, 15-night
       new opportunities,” said Larry Pimentel,                                 New Zealand and Australia Voyage
       President and CEO of Azamara Club                                        from Auckland to Sydney departing
       Cruises.                                                                 9 March 2020, with an overnight
       Azamara will call to South Africa and                                    call in Melbourne and an 18-night
       ports around Africa for the first time. The                              Australia and Bali repositioning itinerary
       new South Africa itineraries will coincide                               departing 24 March 2019 with calls to
       with pre-and post-cruise packages                                        ports in Australia and Indonesia.

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