Crystal Cruises has announced it will return to Alaska for the first time in five years. To celebrate the route, Crystal has released a range of ‘Experiences of Discovery’ options for guests. These include an ‘Emerging Artists’ itinerary featuring upcoming talent from LA’s The Music Center, as well as a wellness-inspired voyage in May and a culinary-themed cruise in August. “Crystal’s 2011 Alaska cruises offer guests stimulating, enriching presentations and performances from top talents in their respective fields,” said the cruise line’s Vice President Entertainment Bret Bullock. The 12-day Alaska voyages will visit Vancouver, Victoria, Juneau, Skagway and Ketchikan.