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.
Cruising is a great way to see the world when you have kids. A family cruise allows you to travel to many exciting places, and you only have to unpack once. Whether you're cruising with infants, toddlers, or teens, there are loads of fun activities both on and off the ship to keep everyone entertained on a family cruise. Once you step onboard, the cruise staff provides just about everything you need to have a good time. All you need to do is pack your bags, and you're good to go.
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.
They say your golden years are some of the best of your life. Once the kids leave home and you retire from your job, your time is yours to do with as you please. If you're like many seniors, filling your passports with stamps is the perfect way to fill your free time. When it comes to the ideal escape, cruising gives you the chance to take in many amazing places in one easy-to-plan trip. It also offers a slew of exciting activities right on board the ship, from Broadway shows to spa experiences.
Have you booked your Norwegian Cruise Line Africa cruise vacation already? Now that it's official, you need to make sure you're fully prepared for your upcoming dream vacation. If you have plans of going on a safari while in South Africa, here are nine things you need to know before you go.
Are you considering a Norwegian Cruise Line vacation that includes a port stop in Israel? While not as conservative as some other neighboring countries, it's still important to do some careful planning and make sure you have appropriate attire for when you're off the ship. To assist with your pre-cruise planning, here are some of the must-have items for your Israel wardrobe.
What's your ideal vacation? Do you enjoy sunbathing on the beach? Does the thought of getting up close and personal with the local wildlife get your heart pounding? Perhaps you're a foodie who loves to explore the culinary delights of the local culture. Whatever your pleasure, you'll find it in South Africa. From surfing, scuba diving, and swimming in the sunny beaches of Port Elizabeth's Algoa Bay to hiking Table Mountain in Cape Town, there are loads of fun activities for every member of your party when you embark on an Africa cruise.
Summer is coming around again, and that means planning the family vacation. What could possibly please everyone in the family? Some love the beach, some love history, some just want to lay around the pool. Vacation destinations are a tough one to decide and to agree on, even at the best of times. So why not choose the kind of vacation that provides anything and everything their hearts could desire? Imagine their excitement at being told: this summer, we're going on a cruise! There are already several reasons a cruise vacation is special. But why choose it for a family vacation this summer? Here are a few reasons that your family will be clamoring for a cruise vacation.
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.
There's nothing quite like floating peacefully in a hot tub while watching the ocean roll by outside the panoramic windows of a cruise ship. Mellowing out with massages, low lights, and ethereal music underlines the relaxing aspects of a vacation. The calm, reviving atmosphere of a spa has been a tradition since ancient times, a restorative to the body and soul. Where better to participate in this age-old tradition than aboard a cruise ship, where luxury and decadence are already the order of the day? Read on for five great reasons to make your next spa getaway a cruise vacation.
Family vacations can be tricky to plan. You may wonder, “Where should we go on a cruise this year? Will the kids like it? Will there be free time to explore for the parents, with some free time away?" But a cruise vacation can easily solve the question of where to go and whether to bring the kids. Simply put, cruises are welcome vacations for every member of the family. And if you’re searching for ways to combine history, culture, and fun, look no further than a family cruise vacation to Europe.
Dubai is one of the wealthiest cities on the planet. It's a feat of architectural engineering and design. Nowhere is the concept of "ancient blended with modern" more appropriate than in Dubai. Of course, there's definitely a dress code in this wealthiest of world cities. If you're visiting the United Arab Emirates on your next cruise vacation, it pays to be prepared. Here is a list of must-have clothing items for any visitor dressing for a Dubai cruise.
Family cruise vacations are fun. Making memories with the kids that will last a lifetime is one of the best parts about them. However, parents often need alone time, too. After all, it's also their vacation. Norwegian makes it possible for parents to make time for romance. There are countless activities for the kids to do on their own, allowing parents to relax and reconnect. Here are a few ways you'll be able to find the time for romance even if you're on a family cruise.
Are you searching for a relaxing cruise that combines history, culture, and breathtaking scenery with warmer weather? If so, a Panama Canal cruise should be at the top of your vacation list. This man-made marvel of the modern world is one of the most popular cruise destinations and with good reason. Here, cruisers have an opportunity to learn about the canal's intricate lock system, have the chance to explore and spot wildlife in the rainforest, travel on the Panama Canal Railway, and so much more.
Amsterdam has been dubbed the "Venice of the North" by many, and its picturesque canals draw an increasing number of travelers each year. While the official language is Dutch, many locals speak English, making tourism a breeze throughout the country. Are you wondering how to get around while you're exploring Amsterdam? It's a very walkable city, but you can also use public transportation or really blend in by renting a bicycle. Just make sure you learn all the laws. If you're planning a Europe cruise that includes a visit to Amsterdam, here is what you need to know about exploring this iconic European city.
Do you like free money? If so, you'll love Norwegian's CruiseNext program because it gives you the chance to earn up to $500 in free onboard credits just for booking your next cruise. So if you enjoy spending time at sea and plan to do more of it in the future, you should definitely take advantage of this amazing offer. Keep reading to find out everything you need to know about the CruiseNext program.