Celebrated artist and conservationist, Wyland cites Alaska as one of his favorite places on earth, so we asked him to chat with us about the majesty of America's largest state, the importance of conservation, exploring the wilderness (with an emphasis on whales), and why he feels you should experience your journey on a Norwegian cruise ship.
Constructing new piers, building a private port, working with indigenous tribes, and using our family as focus groups are all just part of what goes into building an Alaska cruise. Norwegian's SVP of Revenue Management, Chad Berkshire, takes us behind-the-scenes on the creation of these awe-inspiring experiences.
Whether you're a well-versed traveler or a new explorer, there's a reason cruising Alaska sits at the top of must-do lists for so many around the world. From zipping through the vast open wilderness and experiencing the thrill of a 30-ton whale gliding under your catamaran to taking spectacular scenic tours through historic towns where you can dine with locals, the best way to cruise Alaska is with Norwegian.
There's something about cruising Alaska that fills travelers with awe and exhilaration. Perhaps it's sailing past expansive glaciers glistening in the sunlight. Maybe it's witnessing The Last Frontier's dramatic terrain that transforms from wildflower-studded fields to immense old-growth forests that bow before snowcapped mountains stretching up toward the glow of the Northern Lights, all from the deck of your cruise ship. Or perhaps it's the opportunity to come closer to the diverse range of wildlife claiming the surrounding waterways and storied landscapes as their home. No matter what aspect of Alaska you connect with, one thing is certain — you'll want to soak in as much of the natural beauty and stunning vistas as possible during your cruise vacation.
Cruising to Alaska with Norwegian Cruise Line is nothing short of spectacular. And, magnificent Alaska goes all out to showcase everything she’s got including glaciers, wildlife and seemingly endless opportunities for adventure, along with history, arts & culture, and shopping. Here are 11 reasons to visit Alaska this summer.
Picture yourself at a waterfront café sipping an ice-cold glass of rosé while watching the world pass you by. Now, imagine a soft, sweet aroma wafting through the air as you stroll through lush lavender fields. Finally, envision yourself shopping until you drop at dozens of designer boutiques on one of the most famous streets in the world. You can do all this and more on a cruise to France with Norwegian Cruise Line.
If you live in South Florida, you probably already know how many fantastic itineraries are available to cruise from Miami. With Norwegian, you have options to take a short weekend cruise to the Bahamas, or head out on a longer adventure to The Caribbean, or even the Panama Canal. Ready to find your Break Free moment? Read ahead for our top 3 cruises to book if you live in Miami.
Taking a Mediterranean Cruise can be one of the most exciting and interesting journeys to embark on, whether you're on a romantic trip with your significant other or on a relaxing getaway with your family. Norwegian Cruise Line offers departure ports from Barcelona, Venice, and Rome, so be sure to browse these cities and historical marvels before you set sail and go on your way.
Wondering what time of year is best for a Mediterranean cruise? While the primary Mediterranean cruise season is during the warmer months of the year, it doesn't mean you can't enjoy what the region has to offer during the winter. There are pros and cons to each season, depending on your preference. Read on for the best events and weather in the Mediterranean by month and season.
If you're ready to Break Free, there's no better place than the ocean. Vast and expansive with beautifully colorful vistas swaying below, exploring beneath the surface can offer the ultimate peace and relaxation. Whether you're an avid diver or just looking to try an introductory course while on vacation, we've got a roundup of some of the best places to dive around the Bahamas and Caribbean, along with some of the best tropical ports to explore on your cruise with Norwegian.
If you live in or near Los Angeles, you likely already know how many fantastic cruises conveniently depart from the area. With Norwegian Cruise Line, you have options to head up the west coast for five days, spend a week in the Mexican Riviera, or enjoy a two-week cruise through the Panama Canal. Where are you cruising next? Read on for some of our top choices of cruises from Los Angeles.
Before embarking on your next cruise holiday with Norwegian Cruise Line, why not discover the wonderful port city of Miami? Considered a melting pot of culture, art, history and music, the city of Miami has enough activities to keep you busy before your cruise. Here are five fun things you must experience before leaving the Magic City.
From investigating the ancient mysteries of the Mayans in Mexico to sampling a slice of fresh sushi in Tokyo, Japan, Norwegian's Extraordinary Journeys cater to your wildest dreams. Each tailor-made, once-in-a-lifetime adventure guarantees an unforgettable cruise holiday. Keep reading to learn more about some of Norwegian's amazing exotic cruises for 2022.
With the return to cruising now fully underway, it’s safe to assume many of us are already thinking about our next cruise vacations. What destinations are at the top of your list to visit in 2022? Maybe you've always dreamed of having a front-row view of Alaskan glaciers, a private island getaway in The Caribbean, or cruising around the Baltic Sea. Thanks to Norwegian Cruise Line, the possibilities are endless. With new port additions, you'll discover more cruise vacations to add to your bucket list.
Whether you're newly single or a seasoned veteran in singledom, sometimes the best holidays are the ones you take alone. Imagine having no pressure to do anything except for what you want to do. Eat, drink, explore museums, or nap on the beach. You’re completely open to mixing and mingling with other solo cruisers at singles meet-ups and bar crawls around the ship. You'll quickly find that singles cruises don't have to be any different than traveling with others—it’s all about your attitude and openness to breaking out of your comfort zone.
"I'm hungry," said no one on a cruise ship — ever. Cruising on the state-of-the-art Norwegian Bliss is no exception to this rule. You'll find exquisite Specialty Dining venues along with popular main dining choices such as Savour and Taste. But you'll find some must-have foods on board Norwegian Bliss that everyone should simply try.