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Sailings
75 Night Southeast Asia
departing from Laem Chabang (Bangkok), Thailand
Cruise Line Crystal Cruises
Ship Crystal Symphony
Departing Wed, Jan 06, 2021
Return Port Cape Town, South Africa
Ports of Call Laem Chabang (Bangkok), Thailand | Ko Samui, Thailand | Sihanoukville, Cambodia | Ho Chi Minh City (Saigon), Vietnam |...
Crystal Cruises
Laem Chabang (Bangkok), Thailand | Ko Samui, Thailand | Sihanoukville, Cambodia | Ho Chi Minh City (Saigon), Vietnam | Singapore, Singapore | Port Kelang (Kuala Lumpur), Malaysia | Phuket, Thailand | Yangon (Rangoon), Myanmar | Langkawi, Malaysia | Hong Gai (Hanoi), Vietnam | Hong Kong, Hong Kong SAR, China | Manila, Philippines | Boracay, Philippines | Kota Kinabalu, Malaysia | Bandar Seri Begawan, Brunei | Colombo, Sri Lanka | Mahe, Seychelles Islands | Praslin, Seychelles Islands | Mombasa, Kenya | Zanzibar, Tanzania | Maputo, Mozambique | Richards Bay, South Africa | Durban, South Africa | Port Elizabeth South Africa | Monterey, California | Cape Town, South Africa
Prices starting from
  • Inside
    Oceanview
    Balcony
    Suite
  • $28,339 USD $377.85 USD per day
    $39,189 USD $522.52 USD per day
    $60,089 USD $801.19 USD per day
Port charges of $3,750 included. Taxes and fees are not included.
Itinerary
  • Date Date Location Location Arrival Arrival Departure Departure
  • Wed, Jan 06, 2021 Bangkok/Laem Chabang -- 5:00 pm
    Thu, Jan 07, 2021 Koh Samui 8:00 am 5:00 pm
    Fri, Jan 08, 2021 Sihanoukville 7:00 am 8:00 pm
    Sat, Jan 09, 2021 At Sea -- --
    Sun, Jan 10, 2021 Ho Chi Minh City (Saigon) 8:00 am --
    Mon, Jan 11, 2021 Ho Chi Minh City (Saigon) -- --
    Tue, Jan 12, 2021 Ho Chi Minh City (Saigon) -- 3:00 pm
    Wed, Jan 13, 2021 At Sea -- --
    Thu, Jan 14, 2021 Singapore 7:00 am --
    Fri, Jan 15, 2021 Singapore -- --
    Sat, Jan 16, 2021 Singapore -- 7:00 pm
    Sun, Jan 17, 2021 Port Kelang (for Kuala Lumpur) 8:00 am 7:00 pm
    Mon, Jan 18, 2021 Penang (Georgetown) 8:00 am 6:00 pm
    Tue, Jan 19, 2021 Phuket 7:00 am 6:00 pm
    Wed, Jan 20, 2021 At Sea -- --
    Thu, Jan 21, 2021 Yangon 10:00 am --
    Fri, Jan 22, 2021 Yangon -- --
    Sat, Jan 23, 2021 Yangon -- 9:45 am
    Sun, Jan 24, 2021 At Sea -- --
    Mon, Jan 25, 2021 Langkawi 8:00 am 6:00 pm
    Tue, Jan 26, 2021 At Sea -- --
    Wed, Jan 27, 2021 Singapore 6:00 am --
    Thu, Jan 28, 2021 Singapore -- 6:00 pm
    Fri, Jan 29, 2021 At Sea -- --
    Sat, Jan 30, 2021 Koh Samui 7:30 am 5:30 pm
    Sun, Jan 31, 2021 Bangkok/Laem Chabang 7:30 am --
    Mon, Feb 01, 2021 Bangkok/Laem Chabang -- 5:00 pm
    Tue, Feb 02, 2021 Sihanoukville 8:00 am 8:00 pm
    Wed, Feb 03, 2021 At Sea -- --
    Thu, Feb 04, 2021 Ho Chi Minh City (Saigon) 8:30 am --
    Fri, Feb 05, 2021 Ho Chi Minh City (Saigon) -- 4:00 pm
    Sat, Feb 06, 2021 At Sea -- --
    Sun, Feb 07, 2021 Hanoi/Hongai 1:00 pm --
    Mon, Feb 08, 2021 Hanoi/Hongai -- 8:00 pm
    Tue, Feb 09, 2021 At Sea -- --
    Wed, Feb 10, 2021 Hong Kong 7:00 am --
    Thu, Feb 11, 2021 Hong Kong -- 6:00 pm
    Fri, Feb 12, 2021 At Sea -- --
    Sat, Feb 13, 2021 Manila 7:00 am 6:00 pm
    Sun, Feb 14, 2021 Boracay 7:30 am 6:00 pm
    Mon, Feb 15, 2021 Puerto Princesa 7:30 am 5:00 pm
    Tue, Feb 16, 2021 Kota Kinabalu, Sabah 9:00 am 7:00 pm
    Wed, Feb 17, 2021 Bandar Seri Begawan 7:00 am 3:00 pm
    Thu, Feb 18, 2021 At Sea -- --
    Fri, Feb 19, 2021 Singapore 6:30 am 6:00 pm
    Sat, Feb 20, 2021 Port Kelang (for Kuala Lumpur) 8:00 am 6:00 pm
    Sun, Feb 21, 2021 Penang (Georgetown) 8:00 am 6:00 pm
    Mon, Feb 22, 2021 Phuket 7:30 am --
    Tue, Feb 23, 2021 Phuket -- 5:00 pm
    Wed, Feb 24, 2021 At Sea -- --
    Thu, Feb 25, 2021 At Sea -- --
    Fri, Feb 26, 2021 Colombo 7:00 am --
    Sat, Feb 27, 2021 Colombo -- 8:00 pm
    Sun, Feb 28, 2021 At Sea -- --
    Mon, Mar 01, 2021 Male 7:00 am 4:00 pm
    Tue, Mar 02, 2021 At Sea -- --
    Wed, Mar 03, 2021 At Sea -- --
    Thu, Mar 04, 2021 Mahe/Victoria Harbor 9:00 am --
    Fri, Mar 05, 2021 Mahe/Victoria Harbor -- 6:00 am
    Fri, Mar 05, 2021 Praslin 7:30 am 6:00 pm
    Sat, Mar 06, 2021 At Sea -- --
    Sun, Mar 07, 2021 At Sea -- --
    Mon, Mar 08, 2021 Mombasa 6:00 am --
    Tue, Mar 09, 2021 Mombasa -- 7:00 pm
    Wed, Mar 10, 2021 Zanzibar 7:00 am 9:00 pm
    Thu, Mar 11, 2021 At Sea -- --
    Fri, Mar 12, 2021 Mayotte 7:30 am 6:00 pm
    Sat, Mar 13, 2021 At Sea -- --
    Sun, Mar 14, 2021 At Sea -- --
    Mon, Mar 15, 2021 Maputo 7:00 am 5:00 pm
    Tue, Mar 16, 2021 Richards Bay 8:00 am 10:00 pm
    Wed, Mar 17, 2021 Durban 7:00 am 9:00 pm
    Thu, Mar 18, 2021 At Sea -- --
    Fri, Mar 19, 2021 Port Elizabeth 7:00 am 6:00 pm
    Sat, Mar 20, 2021 Mossel Bay 7:00 am 6:00 pm
    Sun, Mar 21, 2021 Cape Town 9:00 am --
    Mon, Mar 22, 2021 Cape Town -- --
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Crystal Cruises
General

The All-Inclusive Crystal Experience is a heady combination of indulgent services and enriching discovery. Since our debut in 1990, we have been elevating and redefining the traditional notions of luxury cruising with innovative excellence, exquisitely designed ships, bold itineraries, customized destination immersion, and the highest standards of personalized service at sea and on land.

A proven leader in evolving the guest experience to stay ahead of global luxury travel trends, we were the first cruise line to partner with celebrity chefs - our Silk Road and Sushi Bar alternative dining venues are the only sea-going restaurants in Nobu Matsuhisa''s worldwide empire; the first to debut a Computer University@Sea with personal e-mail and Internet services; the first to launch a now critically-acclaimed Wine & Food Festival; and the soon-to-be first luxury line to transit the Northwest Passage in 2016 and offer four distinct World Cruise options in 2018.

From launching the interactive Creative Learning Institute with complimentary courses tailored to a guest''s own personal enrichment, to pushing the boundaries of gastronomic discovery with a cutting-edge new Modern Cuisine menu, we are continually adding new programs and features to our award-winning ships.

We are thrilled that you are considering travel with us, and we welcome the opportunity to explore the world with you.

Ship
Crystal Symphony
Overview

The 50,000-ton, 940-guest Crystal Symphony is one of the most spacious and luxurious cruise ships at sea. On-board amenities include grand lounges, a full-service fitness facility, a Caesars Palace at Sea Casino, a lavish spa, expansive decks, two pools, award-winning cuisine and entertainment, in addition to exquisitely-appointed staterooms, more than half of which offer private verandas.

Spa & Fitness

Wellness Fuel your spirit at a state-of-the-art fitness center, invigorate your mind with complimentary yoga, mat Pilates and more, try personal training or find your bliss at our Feng Shui-inspired Crystal Life Spa.

  • Crystal Life Spa - Feng Shui ambience and expert treatments.
  • Crystal Life Salon -Enjoy sweeping ocean views as trained stylists and aestheticians provide a full-service menu of treatments including haircuts, styling, and coloring; facials and skin analysis; manicures and pedicures; and barber services for men.
  • Crystal Life Fitness - provide harmonizing enrichment to your travels. An extensive roster of specialized programs helps you maintain, or even begin, a fitness regimen while traveling.
  • Seahorse Pool - A refreshing outdoor lap pool.
  • Golf - PGA instruction, putting greens and more.
  • Paddle Tennis - Wimbledon Court welcomes doubles and singles matches in paddle tennis.
  • Promenade Deck - Breathtaking vistas witnessed only at sea. Walk along a 360 degree teak.
Entertainment

Starlite Club - In the heart of the ship with panoramic port-to-starboard ocean views, this welcoming space features a circular bar and dance floor. Daytime lectures and nighttime dancing.

Galaxy Lounge - Boasting exceptional views from every seat in the house, elaborate stage shows and Broadway-styled productions are performed twice nightly, featuring celebrity guests, comedy revues, classical recitals and more.

Palm Court - Recalling the glamour-filled Coconut Grove of Hollywood's yesterday with an ultra-contemporary flair, Palm Court sparkles as the crown jewel atop the ship; perfect for tea and socializing by day, and shimmering with live music and dancing by night.

Fantasia & Waves - Specialized fun for Junior Cruisers.

Resorts World at Sea Casino - Glittering and stylish with fabulous chandeliers and an air of energized excitement, the Resorts World at Sea casino aboard our ships offer thrilling games of chance.

More Choices
  • Crystal Cove
  • Avenue Saloon
  • Connoisseur Club
  • Hollywood Theatre
Activities
  • Creative Learning Institute Progressive classes and workshops on a variety of topics - wellness and wine to finance and art - allow you to follow your passions.
  • Computer University@Sea - Computer lab led by a team of expert techies.
  • Crystal Visions Lecture Series - Variety of insightful lectures and engaging seminars.
  • Bridge Lounge - Supervised games are offered by an accredited ACBL instructor on every cruise.
  • Library - Entertaining selection of over 8,000 books and movie titles.
  • Avenue of the Stars - An elegant shopping promenade.
  • Fantasia & Waves - Specialized fun for Junior Cruisers.
Dining

Six-Star Service - The essence of Crystal lies within its people, professionals chosen for their expertise and winning personalities. With one of cruising's highest staff-to-guest ratios, your wishes are attended to with gracious hospitality.

Waterside Dine - at your leisure on extraordinary fare for breakfast, lunch and dinner. The chic and spacious ambience of our elegant open-seating main dining room features intimate tables for two, four and more.

Prego Tableside - service and menus of authentic Northern Italian fare are savored at this specialty venue showcasing modern and classic takes on favorites from carbonara to tiramisu and everything in between.

Umi Uma & Sushi Bar - Known simply as "Nobu" the world over, master chef Nobuyuki Matsuhisa brings his inventive Japanese-Peruvian cuisine to Umi Uma. Dine with our compliments at the only sea-going restaurants in the legendary chef's eponymous empire.

Silk Kitchen & Bar - Surrounded by enchanting views of sea and shore, savor Chinese-inspired al fresco dining on deck, with open seating for breakfast and lunch, and reservations recommended for dinner.

The Vintage Room - Created for the true oenophile, optional, one-of-a-kind wine dinners feature some of the rarest vintages in the world; such as a nearly impossible-to-get 1959 Chateau Lafite-Rothschild and a 1996 Screaming Eagle from Napa Valley.

More Choices
  • Marketplace & Churrascaria
  • The Bistro
  • 24-Hour-In-Suite-Dining
  • Scoops Ice Cream Bar
  • Trident Grill
  • Palm Court
Ship Facts
  • Gross Tons: 51,044.0
  • Length (ft.): 781
  • Width (ft.): 99.1
  • Guest Capacity: 848
  • Registry: Bahamas
  • Officers: Norwegian/Japanese
  • Crew: International
  • Total Crew: 566
  • Cruising Speed: Max 20KHM
  • Date Launched: 05/01/1995
Decks
Stateroom Legend
  • Stateroom Legend
  • A1 Deluxe Stateroom with Verandah
    A2 Deluxe Stateroom with Verandah Limited View
    A3 Deluxe Stateroom with Verandah Forward
    B1 Deluxe Stateroom with Verandah
    B2 Deluxe Stateroom with Verandah Forward
    C1 Deluxe Stateroom with Large Picture Window
    C2 Deluxe Stateroom with Large Picture Window
    CP Crystal Penthouse with Verandah
    D Deluxe Stateroom with Large Picture Window
    E1 Stateroom with Large Picture Window (Limited View)
    E2 Stateroom with Large Picture Window (Limited View)
    OG OceanView Guarantee
    PG Suite Guarantee
    PH Penthouse with Verandah
    PS Penthouse Suite with Verandah
    SH Seabreeze Penthouse
    SP Seabreeze Penthouse Suite with Veranda
    VG Balcony Guarantee
Stateroom Symbol Legend
  • Stateroom Symbol Legend
  • Third berth available, as well as in all Penthouses (PH, PS and CP) with the exception of those specifically designed for guests with disabilities (10064/10065)
    Queen-bed configuration only
    Stateroms for guests with disabilities (PH does not include walk-in closet, bidet or third berth)
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Destination
Southeast Asia
The Far East is rich in history, offering unique experiences, breathtaking landscapes, mouthwatering cuisine, arts and music reflecting ancient cultures and modern tastes.

From the unexplored regions dating back hundreds of thousands of years to the most metropolitan, high-tech cities in the world...It''s guaranteed that by choosing an itinerary to the Far East, you will not be disappointed and you will not forget it for the rest of your life.
Ports of Call
Laem Chabang (Bangkok), Thailand
City Laem Chabang

Ko Samui, Thailand
City Bophut, Ko Samui

The quiet beaches of Lamai, on the island's southeastern coast, are sure to afford you the perfect opportunity to relax. If you would prefer to be a little more active while on Ko Samui, there are plenty of beautiful underwater sights at Coral Cove or Angthong Marine National Park. Dive shops are a dime a dozen on Ko Samui, so you will have plenty of opportunities to explore some of the world's prettiest coral reefs.

Sihanoukville, Cambodia
City Sihanoukville

Ho Chi Minh City (Saigon), Vietnam
City Ho Chi Minh City

After 20 years of isolation, this history-laden Vietnamese capital will charm and fascinate you with her vibrant sights. Formerly Saigon, Ho Chi Minh City is a blend of magnificent French colonial architecture set against spacious boulevards thronged with trishaws, motorcycles, bicycles and pedestrians. Leave time to shop in the Ben Thanh Market or wander in the landmark Reunification Hall. The more adventurous may opt for an excursion to the Cu Chi Tunnels, a network of underground tunnels used by the Viet Cong in hiding from Allied troops.

Singapore, Singapore
City Sinagapore

One of Asia's great success stories, this island republic has merged diverse cultures into a dynamic and thriving nation. Clean, modern and full of green gardens, its neighborhoods reflect the Chinese, Malay, Indian, Arab and European backgrounds of its past. After sampling the legendary shopping, retire to Raffles Hotel's famous bar and toast Maugham, Kipling and Noel Coward with a Singapore Sling.

Port Kelang (Kuala Lumpur), Malaysia
City Port Klang

Malaysia's capital rises like a vision from the deep jungles. Its fascinating array of architectural styles includes Malay stilt villages, Islamic minarets, Hindu temples, Chinese shop houses and the indescribable opulence of the Royal Palace. In the background rise the world's tallest buildings, the Petronas Twin Towers completed in 1996.

Phuket, Thailand
City Phuket

Set like a jewel in the Andaman Sea, Thailand's largest island has great expanses of sandy beaches that lure sun-seekers to their shores, and a unique culture combining influences from China and Portugal. Visit the fabled monastery of Wat Chalong, the Orchard Garden and the Thai Village, where examples of the country's culture are presented in a tranquil lakeside setting.

Yangon (Rangoon), Myanmar
City Yangon

Ancient Burmese culture endures in this exotic city of the Irawaddy River. The jewel of the city formerly known as Rangoon is the Shewedagon Pagoda, one of the world's great Buddhist shrines, which is literally swathed in gold as well as diamonds, rubies and other precious stones.

Langkawi, Malaysia
City Langkawi

Hong Gai (Hanoi), Vietnam
City Hong Gai

Judging from the beauty of Hanoi, you can't help but to be amazed by its appearance. This pleasant city offers just the right atmosphere, not too fast paced and not too slow. Through all of the different moves and name changes, Hanoi is still able to maintain its allure.

Hanoi was moved from Hoa Lu to Dai La by King Ly Thai To (Ly Cong Uan) in 1010. The king's vision of the dragon ascending from the Red river brought on the change of Dai La to Thang Long. At the end of the Tran Dynasty in 1397, the capital city Thang Long was moved to Thanh Hoa-Tay Do (Western Capital) and Thang Long became Dong Do (Eastern Capital). The capital was renamed Dong Quan during the invasion by China in 1407. In 1428, Le Loi liberated Vietnam and renamed Dong Quan to Dong Kinh after 10 year fight. Once again the city was renamed Thang Long in 1527, King Gai Long moved this capital city to Hue in 1802 and changed the meaning of Long from dragon to prosperity. When King Minh Mang came along he renamed the city Ha Noi in 1831 meaning within the river.

Besides Hanoi's beauty, this city also possesses historical findings. One of these findings would be Ho Hoan Kiem (Lake of the Returned Sword). The Lake of the Returned Sword was at one point in time called Luc Thuy or Green Water then changed to Ho Hoan Kiem, based on a similar legend as the Kind Arthur and the Lady of the Lake's legend. After the 10 years of fighting the Chinese and vindicated Vietnam's independence. The priceless sword that King Le Thai possessed was taken away by a large turtle. During a sail on Lake Luc Thuy the turtle appeared, the king pointed the sword at the turtle. The turtle grab onto the sword and disappeared into the lake. Since this sword was of such value the king ordered for the lake to be emptied, but the sword or the turtle was never seen again.

Hong Kong, Hong Kong SAR, China
City Hong Kong

Hong Kong is the cosmopolitan hub of the Far East. This former British colony reverted to Chinese control in 1997, yet the culture-rich atmosphere remains. See the Wong Tai Sin Temple, tour local markets and the floating village of Aberdeen. Take the Tram to the top of Victoria Peak for one of the world''s most exciting views, or cross the harbor aboard one of the famous Star Ferries. After shopping and exploring, enjoy high tea at the favored retreat of many world travelers-the Peninsula Hotel.

Manila, Philippines
City Manila

Bustling Manila is the second largest city in Southeast Asia, with its towering skyscrapers and remarkable joie de vivre. Yet amid the big-city turmoil are oases of calm: lush tropical parks, magnificent cathedrals, dramatic Spanish forts. Choose from the cultural riches of the Metropolitan Museum and the Cultural Center of the Philippines. Intramuros, Manila's famous walled city, was founded by the Spanish in the 16th century. A "must see" is the Malacanang Palace with its opulent displays of Ferdinand and Imelda's decadent indulgences.

Boracay, Philippines

Kota Kinabalu, Malaysia
City Kota Kinabalu

In the province of Sabah.

Bandar Seri Begawan, Brunei
City Bandar Seri Begawan

Colombo, Sri Lanka
City Colombo

Formerly known as Ceylon, Sri Lanka means "Resplendent Land," an apt description for this beautiful island. Sri Lanka lies fifty-five miles north of the equator, just off the southern tip of India. With its unique beauty, warm climate and near-perfect beaches, Sri Lanka is one of Asia's most adored destinations. Since the sixteenth century, the Portuguese, Dutch and British have all left their architectural and cultural marks in Sri Lanka's capital of Colombo. Yet despite its colonial architecture, Sri Lanka has always remained Oriental in spirit, with colorful bazaars, dancing elephants, graceful women in saris, and many Buddhist shrines and temples.

Mahe, Seychelles Islands
City Mahe

The Seychelles have a singular magic, whether you are lazing in the sun or paddling around with a snorkel or scuba gear. Uninhabited until modern times, these East African islands are known for exquisite beaches and pristine coral reefs.

Praslin, Seychelles Islands
City Praslin

One of the most beautiful of the Seychelles islands, Praslin has a coastline of granite bluffs, carved by wave erosion into fluted columns and fantastic forms like abstract sculpture. In the national park, visit a grove of huge, ancient Coco-de-Mer palms, found nowhere else on earth. A single frond can roof an entire house.

Mombasa, Kenya
City Mobasa

East Africa's history is on view in Mombasa. The old Dhow Harbor was a center of trade among the old Swahili towns of the Indian Ocean. The Portuguese Fort Jesus looms above, surveying Old Town's Arab-style craft bazaars. Herds of elephant, giraffe and other game are to be found just inland, in game reserves like Taita Hills and Shimba Hills.

Zanzibar, Tanzania
City Zanzibar

For many centuries, traders from Europe, India, the Orient and Arabia were lured to these shores. It was from here that explorer David Livingstone set off on his last expedition into the heart of the continent. Today, as you walk along the winding streets of the old Stone Town, lined with whitewashed coral rag houses, you can see reminders of this rich history all around you. Visit the Palace museum, former residence of the Omani Sultans, and the cathedral that now stands on the site of the notorious slave market.

Maputo, Mozambique
City Maputo

Richards Bay, South Africa
City Richard's Bay

In the province of KwaZulu-Natal.

Durban, South Africa
City Durban

African and Oriental cultures merge harmoniously in the cosmopolitan city of Durban. Zulu rickshaw drivers beckon passengers along Durban's Marine Parade. Silks and gold-threaded saris tempt visitors at the Oriental Arcades. In addition to golden beaches, Durban offers a fascinating history. It is also gateway to Zululand, where the drumbeat of tribal dancing is testimony to the enduring traditions of the Zulus. A visit to Shakaland is an experience of tribal customs.

Port Elizabeth South Africa
City Port Elizabeth

Along the eastern coast of Africa, you will find the most beautiful city known to man-kind. This dominating tourist attraction stands alone in superiority among the hearts of its past visitors. This friendly city is known for many of its exceptional historical architecture and the allurement of its sites. Within sight of the Algoa Bay lies Port Elizabeth, engulfed in captivating serene country sides.

Dating back to 1820, Port Elizabeth became the country's first permanent British resident. A crew of 4,000 British Settlers that arrived by sea found this city. Port Elizabeth acquired her name from the late wife Elizabeth of the Acting Governor of Cape Colony, Sir Rufane Donkin. This Gateway city to the Eastern Cape is composed of a population over one million, which appoints this city as the fifth largest by population and second largest by area. Port Elizabeth plays an imperative role in the economical growth and well-being of South Africa. This role includes the contribution of the automobile industry for transportation and things such as keeping airports well equipped, port and harbor integrating South Africa with international and national destinations.

Such a beautiful sight to see contains alluring sites such as The Oceanarium, which is known for the notorious Dolphin and seal spectacle, the dolphin research centre, underwater observation area in the aquarium, two larger tanks of sharks and stingrays, and 40 different species of bony fish. The ideal weather in this city provides the perfect atmosphere for water sports. Within this utopian city lie extraordinary findings so we won't dare expose all of its possessions.

Monterey, California
City Monterey

California's Monterey is located on in the Midwestern coast of the state in Monterey County. The original inhabitants were the Native Americans of the Esselen, Ohlone, and Salinan tribe then thereafter the Europeans arrived. Back in 1542, Monterey Bay's first discoverer was European Juan Rodriguez Cabrillo who declared it to be Spain's. Monterey's name was derived after Count of Monte Rey (viceroy of New Spain) by Sabastian Vizcaino who was the first it set foot in Monterey in December of 1602. The city was founded back in 1770 and later incorporated n 1850.

Cape Town, South Africa
City Cape Town

One of the world's most scenic harbors, the "Mother City" has welcomed sailors since Portuguese navigators first rounded the Cape of Good Hope in the 15th century. Take a cable car ride to the summit of massive, flat-topped Table Mountain, the city's dominating landmark, for a panoramic view of the Cape from 3,300 feet. At nearby Stellenbosch, the university town famous for its Cape Dutch architecture, sip crisp local vintages at one of the well-known wine estates.