Europe is full of history, stunning architecture and unique cultures, along with alluring romance, so it's no wonder that millions of travelers visit each year. But the vast choices can also be overwhelming when you're planning a European vacation — with so many cities, what to choose, where to go? Let's make it easy for you. As the 11-time Europe's Leading Cruise Line World Travel Award winner, Norwegian Cruise Line offers Europe cruises with departures from nine cities to all the quintessential European destinations, along with a stress-free, no-hassle vacation experience. Here's why cruising is the best way to see Europe.
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.
Whether you're looking for a honeymoon cruise deal or you want to sail off to an exotic location with no holds barred in The Haven (home to Norwegian Cruise Line's most luxurious accommodations), your romantic cruise dreams can come true.The best 2018 honeymoon cruises are ready to welcome you on board. Think of the pampering, excitement, and adventure awaiting you as newlyweds.
If you have ever dreamed of gallivanting around Europe, traveling from city to city, but do not have the vacation time or the money to burn then a European cruise on Norwegian is the way to go. Cruising to Europe gives you an opportunity to sample some of the best cities and towns along the Mediterranean Sea at a very reasonable price.
Every summer has a story. And some of the best stories begin with a journey. A journey to someplace new, someplace full of wonder and excitement, of corners and trails begging to be explored. As summer begins to beckon with its usual wanderlust, let’s go beyond the basics. Here, we’ll explore one-way cruises, itineraries for summer and fall that begin in one port and open up to so much possibility.
If you’ve never experienced the majesty of cruising through a fjord, it’s safe to say that you’ve been missing out. If you’re not familiar with this term, fjords (fiords) are stretches of water that run between steep hills carved out by glacial activity, and they make up some of the most beautiful spots on the planet.
The sensational thing about traveling is that it can be truly inspiring. Cruising can provoke feelings and emotions that stir and amaze. When you experience new cultures and activities, it makes you realize how wondrous every single day can be. There are many awe-inspiring moments to experience on a cruise vacation. Here are just a few.
Unlike most other getaways, cruise vacations offer the rare opportunity to photograph port after port of stunning landscapes and views. Adventure enthusiasts and cultural connoisseurs alike will find these Instagram-worthy destinations to be perfectly photogenic. From dog sledding through glacier-capped mountains in Alaska to swimming with stingrays in Grand Cayman, or even sampling mojitos and authentic Caribbean cuisine in Cuba, each of these ports offers a chance to impress your followers.
We recently covered the basics of what to pack for your Caribbean cruise, so now we’re moving on to the granddaddy of all cruises (well, to me at least!), an always incredible European cruise vacation! Besides the groups of 4 cruise essentials, we’ll need to adapt our list to include some foreign country necessities. Without further ado, here’s a list of what to pack for your European cruise.
If you’ve ever taken a cruise with Norwegian, then you know that half the fun of being onboard is getting off board to explore the European port cities on your itinerary. And of course, just as everything on your cruise is conveniently arranged and expertly appointed, so too are your European adventures.
When you think of a cruise, many destinations may come to mind including the Caribbean and Alaska. But there are less obvious choices for cruise destinations, even where cruising just might be your better option overall for a few reasons including the bang for your buck that cruising provides; the variety of places you can visit instead of being stuck in just one; and the very special bonus of unpacking only once. Here are 7 destinations you’d never think to experience on a cruise.
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’ historical marvels before you set sail and go on your way.
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.
While Norwegian Cruise Line offers unforgettable cruises to popular cruise destinations including the Caribbean, Alaska and the Mediterranean, there are also some more distinctive voyages to consider. Think Australia, South America, and Scandinavia. Allow your imagination to wander. If you've already done the Caribbean why not check Morocco, China or Russia off your bucket list? The world is waiting to be explored.
No matter where in the world you travel on Norwegian Cruise Line – from the sultry tropics of the Caribbean to the old world villages of Estonia, there’s a universal language in cruising: convenience. It’s the cornerstone of every cruise vacation. Nearly everything on your cruise is all-inclusive and readily planned for you, from your meals to your itinerary. And on Norwegian, you also get a wide birth of flexibility that allows you ample opportunity for personal preferences.