While you can always shop on board Norwegian Cruise Line Ships, the Mediterranean offers a vast array of gifts for yourself, or friends and family back home. Besides standard soccer shirts and Eiffel Tower key rings, there are much better choices that will invoke memories of your travels for months to come. Here are my picks for the best souvenirs to pick up on a Mediterranean cruise!
While there’s plenty of shopping you can do on board Norwegian Cruise Line ships, you’ll be amazed at all the shopping opportunities to be had as you cruise through the gorgeous Caribbean to top duty-free shopping havens like St. Thomas and St. Maarten. But even though you may have items on your personal shopping list, do you know what you’ll buy for friends and family back home?
Nothing jogs your nostalgia like a token from a favourite vacation. The right souvenir can take you back to that place in time where schedules and deadlines were the last things on your mind. And who wouldn't want a reminder of that? For every shopaholic who can justify a purchase based on "nostalgic reasons," it's likely you'll find a shore excursion to match. Here's a roundup of some of the best shore excursions to flex your shopping muscle on your Norwegian cruise vacation.