Shot taken Sydney Harbour – it was huge!
Crystal Serenity is a cruise ship, owned by the cruise line, Crystal Cruises. Crystal Serenity was built in 2003 in STX Europe in St. Nazaire. She operates together with her older fleetmate, Crystal Symphony, offering around the world voyages.
The keel of Crystal Serenity was laid on 9 July 2002 in Chantiers de l’Atlantique in St. Nazaire, France. She was then christened in 3 July 2003, by Dame Julie Andrews, in Southampton, United Kingdom (my old home town before I moved to Australia)
Type: Cruise ship
Tonnage: 68,870 GT
Length: 820 ft (249.94 m)
Beam: 106 ft (32.31 m)
Draught: 25 ft (7.62 m)
Decks: 13 decks
9 decks passenger accessible
Speed: service speed: 21 knots (39 km/h; 24 mph)
maximum speed: 22 knots (41 km/h; 25 mph)
Capacity: 1,070 passengers