Brian Walters is a household name in Norwegian Cruise Line and this year, he is celebrating 50 years of service to the company. A native of the beautiful island of Jamaica, Brian joined Norwegian in 1969 as a Lounge Steward, only 3 years after the company was founded as Norwegian Caribbean Line. Brian has experienced nearly all of Norwegian's ground-breaking cruise innovations, many of which have now become standard throughout the industry.
Every curve. Every view. Every single space—completely reimagined. Get ready for the all-new Norwegian Spirit. Our most extensive ship renovation ever, harmonized to offer the best of Norwegian Cruise Line’s exceptional fleet. Every stateroom modernized. Every dining experience elevated. Every bar and lounge redesigned. And starting April 2020, Norwegian Spirit will be heading to one of the most beautiful destinations in the world: the Greek Isles.
Norwegian Cruise Line has replaced all single-use plastic beverage bottles across its fleet with plant-based carton containers made of 82% renewable materials. This initiative is being facilitated in partnership with JUST® Goods, Inc. a global consumer goods company dedicated to producing responsibly sourced products, contained in sustainable packaging.
Norwegian Cruise Line announced the winners of its Encore Moments campaign, created to recognise and reward everyday heroes across the U.S. and Canada for the positive impact they have on their friends, families and communities.
A Christening ceremony must be befitting of its ship, and for that reason, Norwegian pulled out all the stops for Norwegian Encore. The much awaited day featured a showcase of onboard entertainment including "Choir of Man" and the Tony Award®-winning "Kinky Boots" and a special performance by honorary godmother, and GRAMMY Award-winning artist, Kelly Clarkson.
Every curve. Every view. Every single space—completely reimagined. Get ready for the all-new Norwegian Spirit. Our most extensive ship renovation ever, harmonized to offer the best of Norwegian Cruise Line’s exceptional fleet. Every stateroom modernized. Every dining experience elevated. Every bar and lounge redesigned. And, with Norwegian Spirit’s extraordinary itineraries spanning multiple continents including Asia and Africa, you’ll have more time to soak up every last detail.
The Bahamas have been an important part of the Norwegian family for decades and the company's commitment to the island nation remains strong and unwavering. The islands are more than a cruise destination, they're our neighbours in South Florida and a part of who we are.
In an effort to continue celebrating exceptional people in our communities, Norwegian launches “Encore Moments”, a campaign to reward everyday heroes for the positive impact they have in the world. The campaign is kicking off ahead of Norwegian Encore's debut and will recognise the good works of individuals across the U.S. and Canada by awarding a cruise to one winner from every state and province.
International superstar and GRAMMY Award-winning artist Kelly Clarkson joins the Norwegian family in an exciting way. The announcement was made in her new NBC show, the Kelly Clarkson Show.
Supporters of the Boys & Girls Clubs of Miami Dade will be some of the first to sail on Norwegian Encore, Norwegian Cruise Line’s yet-to-launch ship as part of this year’s Wild About Kids Gala taking place on November 16-17, 2019. The Boys & Girls Clubs of Miami-Dade support youth from mostly low income families and single parent households by providing safe and nurturing activities such as after-school programs, summer school, and sports league services.
Norwegian is partnering with the Guy Harvey Ocean Foundation (GHOF) and Nova Southeastern University’s (NSU) Guy Harvey Research Institute to host the third annual ocean conservation-themed 7-day Canada and New England cruise on Norwegian Escape this fall.
Norwegian Cruise Line has announced an exciting new partnership with Andy Grammer, Family Affair Productions and Warner Chappell Music to curate Norwegian’s first-ever global music library. The “Free the Beat” program will provide a platform where the music industry's best songwriters, artists, talent and creators have the freedom to develop curated content inspired by the world's most beautiful destinations. This new and exclusive content will later be available on board Norwegian cruise ships, bringing the cruising experience to life with destination-inspired onboard playlists.
As we enter into 2019, we are pleased to announce that we have fully launched Cruise Norwegian onboard every Norwegian cruise ship. And now that we are fleet-wide, our journey has only begun! Read through to see exactly what you can expect before, during, and after your cruise with the all-new Cruise Norwegian mobile app.
If you’re already excited to sail on Norwegian Encore, with its top-deck race track suspended 13 feet over the side of the ship and the largest open-air laser tag course at sea, you'll be thrilled to learn about the delectable offerings that await in the ship's restaurants, bars, and lounges.
Just in time for summer, Norwegian Getaway is ready to cruise to some of your favorite vacation destinations following an extensive refurbishment with bow-to-stern renovations. The ship, which boasts over 145,000 gross tons and capacity for nearly 4,000, spent two weeks in Brest, France for a dry dock as part of The Norwegian Edge program. Now, it’s ready to re-join the fleet and offer cruises to The Caribbean, Bahamas & Florida, and Europe, while showing off her new looks.
Get a first look at Norwegian Encore's completed hull art by award-winning Spanish artists Eduardo Arranz-Bravo in this exclusive video. A representation of his modern and abstract style, the ship's hull will feature a labyrinth of color inspired by Arranz-Bravo's life by the sea in Barcelona and paying tribute to the vibrant guest experience for which the Norwegian brand is recognized.
Rock and Roll Hall of Fame Inductee and GRAMMY® Award-winning legendary superstar Jon Bon Jovi is offering 2,200 of his most passionate fans the holiday of a lifetime in two idyllic settings. Sail with Norwegian for the opportunity to enjoy two special fan cruise experiences to the Bahamas and the Mediterranean in 2019.