A Star Performance

Cruise line reputations are generally established on a wide range of subjective criteria: culinary creativity, elegant luxury, superior service, engaging itineraries, top-notch entertainment, and high-tech vessels. While every brand is quick to expound on specific hallmark qualities, Windstar Cruises competently ticks multiple boxes, resulting in a remarkable all-encompassing profile.

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Meet The Star Legend

Every requisite component of premium brand standards is met head on with the graceful 212-passenger Star Legend. The sleek, yacht-like veneer wraps around an interior that forsakes glitz and glamor in favor of refined sophistication. Sumptuous accommodations follow suit with posh accoutrements and amenities – an escape into a blissful haven of comfort and relaxation. The muted palette of warm colors perfectly captures the essence of subtle elegance and striking panache, intertwined with a free-spirited casualness.

Venue choices for dining, augmented by an open seating concept, complement the regionally inspired cuisine entrees. The AmphorA Restaurant integrates exceptional service and upscale menu presentations, while Candles, a steakhouse and seafood emporium on an open-air veranda, exudes a more romantic environment. The casual, al fresco burger bar and grill, adjacent to the pool and hot tub area, caters to those hankering for comfort food. An innovative option towards a personalized dining experience is available by enjoying a three-course dinner served in your suite, or alternatively the 24-hour room service.

Coupled with the yacht’s remarkable amenities is a tour de force of energizing …..

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By Steve Leland

Photo: Steve Leland

As a former Cruise Director, Steve has been cruising the world for the past forty years. Bringing a new dimension to cruise journalism, he continues to spin the globe searching for off the grid cruise adventures and unplugged destinations to share with Porthole Cruise Magazine readers.