If you're an avid cruiser, chances are your New Year's resolutions could go something like this: Learn a new language, go on more adventures, enjoy the moment, and, of course, travel more. Even the Dalai Lama suggests this: Once a year, we should go someplace we've never been before. He gets it. And so does travel photographer Matthew Karsten, who advises that an "investment in travel is an investment in yourself.” What are your travel plans and goals for 2019, and why not begin now? Here are seven fun and exciting ways to start the New Year on a cruise ship.
With over 70 cruise vacations to choose from this winter, where will you escape to? Norwegian has plenty of options to beat the cold. Whatever your choice, an escape to warmer destinations is a great way to take a break from the weather while making memories you’ll keep forever. Here are some of our winter 2018 cruises to book now, just in time for the season.
Now that you are retired, you have the time to travel the world as you'd like. Now is the ideal time to visit all of the locales that you've always wanted to see. But here's the question you now face: What are the best cruises for seniors? Whether you crave solitude or excitement, you'll find the right cruise vacation for you with Norwegian.
Bucket lists have been popular for decades, and cruises are among the most frequently included items for people of all ages. Not only do they allow you to spend time on the open seas, but they also pack in multiple destinations with more convenience and an affordable yet luxurious experience. While all cruises make for amazing vacations and bucket list items, these are some of the most epic once-in-a-lifetime cruises to add to your bucket list.
As the world’s most isolated landmass, Hawaii is literally the furthest you can get from your usual day-to-day routine. Cruising Hawaii is all about living on island time; taking the opportunity to enjoy the natural beauty that surrounds this special archipelago. With four main islands, there’s a little something for everyone in Hawaii. From beaches with powdery soft sand (and black-sand beaches!) to towering volcanoes and lush rainforests, a Hawaii cruise offers some of the most unique, jaw-droppingly gorgeous landscapes to discover and photograph.
Life is an adventure. And truly, what could be better than an adventure? Well, how about an adventure in the Paradise of the Pacific - Hawaii!! An amazing 7-Day, round-trip Hawaii cruise from Honolulu on board the Pride of America will take you to 4 islands any time of year, plus you can enjoy overnight stays in both Kauai and Maui where you can maximize your island time. Now back to the adventure. Here are five thrilling things to do in Hawaii!
Planning a cruise to Alaska or cruising to Hawaii are both experiences that deserve more time. Cruisetours to Alaska and Hawaii are the easiest way to extend your Norwegian Cruise Line vacation. When you’re thinking of visiting two of the most beautiful destinations on Earth, why would you limit yourself to only 7 days? Before we talk about how to extend your cruise vacation in Alaska and Hawaii, let’s talk about why you should take advantage of these incredible opportunities.
Spring break is notorious for parties and unforgettable experiences, but most importantly, it gives students a chance to unwind after mid-terms and replenish themselves for the research papers and exams to come. While this means non-stop partying for many, for others it’s a chance to travel, explore, and learn about the world while relaxing and preparing for future studies. No matter what type of spring break cruise you’re looking for, these are some of the best 7-day or fewer itineraries to make your college experience even more memorable.
Norwegian Cruise Line offers a no-hassle, stress-free vacation experience in Hawaii with a multi-award winning itinerary incorporating 4 beautiful Hawaiian islands - Oahu, Maui, Hawaii, and Kauai - with 2 overnight stays in their 7-Day cruise onboard Pride of America. Still not convinced? Here are 9 Reasons Hawaii is Best Experienced by Cruise.
With an estimated 27.2 million passengers expected to cruise this coming year, where will you travel in 2018? Maybe you’ve always wanted to get up-close-and-personal with the whales in Alaska, sink your toes into the white sand beaches of the Caribbean, or to explore the rich history and cultures of Europe. Wherever you want to be in 2018, Norwegian Cruise Line has a cruise for you! Here are some great ideas for bucket list vacations to start planning for now
There's no better way to see the islands of the world than aboard a cruise. What appears as a dot on the horizon grows larger and larger as you approach by ship, eventually becoming a swath of land just begging to be explored. From sunny specks of white sand beaches, to volcanic outcrops of towering peaks, and historic ports with sordid pasts, Norwegian Cruise Line visits islands in every corner of the world. Here, we list ten not to miss.
The one word that travellers associate with Hawaii more than any other is "Aloha." Hawaii is known as "The Aloha State." The word is often expressed as a greeting, to say hello or goodbye, but Aloha traditionally has a deeper meaning. In Hawaii, Aloha is a way of life. It's a message of harmony and tranquility.
Long before beautiful, tropical Hawaii became the 50th and last state in the USA, it was a kingdom ruled by the descendants of fearless Polynesian explorers. Visitors cruising to Hawaii today can still see the Polynesian influence everywhere on the islands, from its people to its language to its food. Some of the Polynesian island nations that have had the greatest influence on Hawaii are Tonga, Tahiti, Fiji, Marquesas, Samoa and Aotearoa (New Zealand and Maori).
On a Hawaiian cruise, there are many opportunities for single travellers to explore and push the limits, and perhaps learn something new about themselves. The Hawaiian islands accept the lone traveller with open arms, and cruising solo onboard Pride of America is a blast in itself. So, hey, don’t be afraid to get out there and do your thing! Here are four tips for embracing Hawaii all by yourself.
As you casually sip your Mai Tai and twirl your cocktail umbrella in your fingers, here’s a fun fact to lay (or lei) on your fellow cruisers: Oahu is often called “The Gathering Place” because over 75% of the state’s population lives on this island. Here are four reasons you’ll want to take a Honolulu Cruise – and maybe even choose to stay.
A relaxing vacation destination means a wardrobe to match. Especially when it comes to Hawaii, a location that has long been known for its colourful shirts and easy-breezy Muumuus. Take a cue from the locals and pack for your Hawaii cruise with an appreciation for natural beauty in mind. Read ahead for a quick guide to essential items you'll want to take along on your tropical getaway.