Susan Young

Susan Young

A veteran of 100-plus cruises, Susan J. Young, is senior contributing editor for cruises – covering ocean, river and niche cruises for Luxury Travel Advisor and She also writes about travel insurance for Travel Agent, contributes to Luxury Travel Advisor and edits two consumer publications, and From 1998 to 2006, she served as Cruise Bureau Chief and Florida Bureau Chief on staff at Travel Agent magazine, based in Florida. Over the years, Susan’s articles have been published in AAA Carolinas, Caribbean Travel & Life, several inflight magazines, Florida Living, Porthole, the Ledger (Lakeland, FL) and, among other publications. Previously, she served as director of public relations-marketing for US Airways; an aviation freelance writer for a McGraw-Hill Aviation Week Group publication ; and a newspaper reporter for the Lancaster Sunday News and Lebanon Daily News, both in PA. In 1998, Susan won the B. F. Goodrich Award as journalist of the year in the aviation maintenance category, as determined by judges from the Royal Aeronautical Society of Great Britain. A former member of the Society of American Travel Writers (SATW), Susan graduated from Millersville University, Millersville, PA.

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Edie Rodriguez Heads to Ponant

Rodriguez, former Crystal Cruises president and CEO, will serve as Ponant's new Americas brand chairman and corporate special advisor. Find out more.

Photos of Crystal Skye: New Ultra-Luxury 777 Debuts in South Florida

Luxury Travel Advisor was on site at Opalocka Executive Airport in South Florida this week for a tour of the ultra-luxurious Crystal Skye. Simply put, Crystal AirCruises' new Boeing 777-200LR designed for just 88 passengers is an enclave of luxury. Check out our original photos taking you outside and inside the jet.