New Orleans is one of the top tourist destinations in the United States, with a unique mix of culture, history, entertainment, and nightlife. While many cruisers may think only of Mardi Gras when it comes to New Orleans, there is so much more to the city. New Orleans is the home of Dixieland Jazz, as well as Louisiana Creole cuisine with its blend of French, Spanish, Italian, German, Haitian, and West African flavors.
Every four years the world comes together to cheer on and celebrate a talented line up of athletes participating in the Olympic Summer Games. In 2020, Japan has the honor of hosting the Olympic Summer Games in Tokyo from July 24th to August 9th. And you have the rare opportunity to experience all of the excitement and festivities of the Olympics with the newly renovated Norwegian Spirit while also immersing yourself in the rich culture, history and natural beauty of Japan on a once-in-a-lifetime cruise.
It's never too early to start planning your next cruise vacation. Whether you dream of eating pasta in Italy or walking in the footsteps of Russian tsars, Norwegian has you covered. With European itineraries that take you everywhere from stunning Baltic capitals to jewels of the Mediterranean, Norwegian makes it easy to explore parts of the world you never thought possible. So go ahead and dream big.
Norwegian Cruise Line, the innovator in global cruise travel, today took delivery of its newest ship, Norwegian Encore, in Bremerhaven, Germany. This highly anticipated milestone begins a nearly month-long tour with preview events scheduled in Europe, New York and Miami, including the ship’s naming ceremony on Nov. 21, 2019.
Ogni singola curva. Ogni singola vista. Ogni singolo spazio è stato completamente reinventato. Get ready for the all-new Norwegian Spirit. La nostra ristrutturazione navale più grande di sempre, armonizzata per offrire il meglio dell'eccezionale flotta di Norwegian Cruise Line. Ogni cabina è stata modernizzata. Ogni esperienza di ristorazione è stata perfezionata. Ogni bar e salone riprogettati. 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.
Did you know it's possible to cruise without a passport? Many people don't know that as a U.S. Citizen, you can take advantage of the benefits of no-passport cruises for itineraries that begin and end at a U.S. Port.
This way, you can take advantage of those amazing last-minute cruise deals. You'll also have shorter travel times than if you're vacationing abroad, and a no-passport-required cruise is great for first-time cruisers that don't want to go too far from home. So where can you go? Read on for a list of pretty incredible options.
If you have teenagers and are planning an upcoming Norwegian cruise, you may be wondering whether you can keep your teens busy an entertained during your vacation. Norwegian Cruise Line has you covered with a special teens' youth program, plenty of outdoor activities, and no shortage of adventurous excursions to book.
Valentine's Day may seem like an age away, but before you know it, the holidays are over and you are rushing to plan a last-minute date at a stuffy, packed restaurant. If you really want to surprise your significant other with a romantic getaway on Valentine's Day, we have just the thing. Escape the hustle and bustle of daily life with a relaxing Valentine's Day cruise on the high seas. From the luxurious staterooms and exciting activities to the scenic ports and amazing crew that loves to pamper guests, a cruise provides endless opportunities for romance. So, if you want to make unforgettable memories with your special someone, check out these romantic Valentine's Day cruise vacations.
It should come as no surprise that one of the primary draws for people to visit the Caribbean is its beaches. Whether you are cruising in the Eastern, Western, or Southern Caribbean, you'll visit at least one port where you will want to take advantage of a day on the beach. Here is our list of the ten best beaches in The Caribbean
If you're considering a Central America cruise, Norwegian Cruise Line offers numerous options between two main routes. Western Caribbean cruises can include stops in Belize and Honduras, while Panama Canal cruises offer the most Central American ports. And, if you choose to do a full-transit, you can visit ports on both the Caribbean and Pacific Ocean sides of Central America.
As with anything in life, you want to make sure you’re getting the most value for your hard earned dollars, right? And it’s no different with cruising! Because Norwegian cruises to over 15 destinations, the best time to cruise is year-round. But why waste your time scouring the web looking for a bargain when we’ve got the solution right here? Let’s take a look at how to get the best Cruise Deals.
Do you think about escaping reality for a few days? Sometimes you simply need to take a break from the hustle and bustle of daily life to relax, recharge, and enjoy yourself. Norwegian Cruise Line allows you to easily drop everything and get away from it all thanks to its selection of affordable short cruise deals. All you need to do is choose the itinerary you like best, pack your bags, and head to port. Norwegian takes care of the rest.
You know what's a great way to spend the holidays? Taking a cruise with your entire family. Think about it. The holidays often bring more stress than joy. Between decorating your house, slaving over the stove, hosting guests, and attending holiday parties, there's hardly any free time to spend with the people who matter most in your life. This year, avoid the hustle and bustle by booking a holiday cruise vacation for your entire family. Let Norwegian Cruise Line take care of the cooking and cleaning while you spend quality time with your family over the winter break.
Already missing the fun and sun of summer? Then, we are here to make your day, because there is no better time than the fall to book your summer 2020 cruise. And, with new itineraries available on 11 of the 17 ships in Norwegian Cruise Line's fleet, this is the perfect time to cruise to paradise. Norwegian will have three ships cruising in Europe, three ships sailing to Alaska, and two ships cruising to Bermuda, including Norwegian Encore, the newest ship in the Norwegian fleet. Other summer 2020 destinations include The Caribbean, the Bahamas & Florida, Canada & New England, and Hawaii. Here are some of the top summer 2020 cruises to book right now.
The secret of Iceland's charm is definitely getting out. The country is becoming an increasingly popular travel destination, and why not? There are gorgeous and unspoiled natural landscapes, long summer nights, and no shortage of things to do and foods to try. While you can do all the work to plan a trip to Iceland on your own, Norwegian Cruise Line is taking all the stress out of the process with our new Norway and Iceland itineraries. Consider options like our 14-day fjords cruises that depart from Southampton, England. These cruises even include an overnight in Reykjavik, Iceland's capital.
Norwegian Encore successfully completed another major construction milestone, when she departed the Meyer Werft shipyard in Papenburg, Germany and sailed down the Ems River towards Eemshaven, Netherlands, with crew members on board already preparing to welcome her first guests this November.
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 neighbors 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 recognize the good works of individuals across the U.S. and Canada by awarding a cruise to one winner from every state and province.