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Norwegian Cruise Line to Deliver High Speed WiFi

Norwegian Cruise Line guests to benefit from quadrupled bandwidth and ground breaking technology from EMC that significantly enhances shipboard WiFi experience Wiesbaden, May 13, 2016 – Norwegian Cruise Line has announced it will quadruple the current bandwidth across its Norwegian Cruise fleet in the coming months to meet the rising internet expectations of cruise guests.  The quadrupling of bandwidth is part of a long term strategic agreement with EMC to significantly enhance the internet experience onboard all ships in the Company’s fleet. To support the new WiFi network, multi-million dollar bandwidth and performance-boosting technology upgrades will be installed fleet-wide before...

Norwegian Joy’s keel laying ceremony held at Meyer Werft in Germany

Norwegian Cruise Line together with executives at Meyer Werft, celebrated the keel laying ceremony today in Papenburg, Germany for Norwegian’s first ever ship styled exclusively for Chinese guests Norwegian Joy 喜悦号 (Xǐ Yuè Hào), arriving Summer 2017. During the ceremony, the first of 80 blocks that will comprise the 168.800 gross ton vessel was lifted into the covered building hall, officially marking the start of the ship’s assembly. Norwegian Cruise Line and Norwegian Cruise Line Holdings Ltd. (NCLH) executives were present in the hall and laid the traditional “lucky coin”, before the first block, weighing 680 tons, was placed by...

Norwegian Cruise Line’s Top 10 Adriatic Coast landmarks

Following the announcement of its ground-breaking 2016-2017 deployment earlier in the year, Norwegian Cruise Line has drawn up its list of the Top 10 landmarks to visit when sailing around the East Adriatic Coast this summer. The Top 10 list includes both famous landmarks as well as new destinations such as the Greek island of Santorini, Dubrovnik in Croatia and the Montenegrin coastal town Kotor. City Walls & Forts – Dubrovnik, Croatia Dubrovnik’s iconic Old Town is surrounded by a series of defensive stone walls that have protected the citizens of the maritime city-state, situated in southern Croatia. Today, visitors can walk the entire...

Norwegian Cruise Line Reveals Harvest Caye

New destination development set to be the Western Caribbean’s premier resort-style port of call featuring Belize’s only pier, expansive white sand beach, 15,000 sq. ft. pool, multiple dining options and easy access to the Belize mainland for unforgettable adventure tours. Norwegian Cruise Line revealed today details on its new highly-anticipated premier Western Caribbean destination experience, Harvest Caye, Belize. Norwegian Cruise Line is developing Harvest Caye to feature an authentic Belizean environment that provides easy access to beautiful Southern Belize, coupled with luxurious amenities; a variety of eco-activities; the country’s only cruise ship pier for guest convenience and comfort; the opportunity...

Norwegian Cruise Line unveils select autumn and winter 2017/18 itineraries

Norwegian Cruise Line today announced select 2017-2018 autumn/winter itineraries that feature sought-after destinations while offering the freedom and flexibility on board that only Norwegian Cruise Line provides. Highlights include a variety of Caribbean & Bahamas cruises from New York, Port Canaveral and Miami; immersive 10-night Canary Islands cruises from Barcelona; as well as the company’s exclusive seven-night, intra-island Hawaii sailings from Honolulu. Norwegian’s new itineraries will be available for all bookings on March 23. Caribbean, Bahamas & Florida Norwegian’s newest and largest ship, Norwegian Escape, will continue to sail seven-night Eastern Caribbean sailings every Saturday from Miami year-round, bringing guests...

Norwegian Cruise Line announces ground-breaking European summer 2017 itineraries

Norwegian Cruise Line has announced its ground-breaking summer 2017 deployment for Europe with for the first time in company history five ships sailing in European waters as well as regular cruises out of Hamburg, with embarkation also available in Southampton and Amsterdam. In addition the company revealed details on Norwegian Escape’s 2017 summer cruises to the Caribbean. Marking the first time that Norwegian homeports a ship in Hamburg, Norwegian Jade, one of the company’s four Jewel-Class ships, will feature brand new cruises from the Hanseatic City in 2017. From May 14 to October 9, 2017, guests can embark on a...

Norwegian Cruise Line unveils “Feel Free” Brand Campaign  

  Norwegian Cruise Line has revealed the company’s new global brand campaign, “Feel Free”. Rooted in the line’s fundamentals of freedom & flexibility,Feel Free is an invitation for guests to experience Norwegian’s philosophy of what a holiday should be, free from rigid schedules with the freedom to make their holiday their own. The high-energy campaign conveys the brand’s passion for delivering outstanding holiday experiences and showcases Norwegian’s fun-loving, bold personality. It further provides an opportunity to speak to guests in new markets via new formats, including various social platforms. The new campaign was created and developed with partner agencies BBDO...

Norwegian Cruise Line honoured once again as “World’s Leading Large Ship Cruise Line” by the World Travel Awards

Norwegian Cruise Line has once again been named the “World’s Leading Large Ship Cruise Line” by the World Travel Awards, marking the fourth consecutive year that the company has been honoured with this accolade. In addition, Norwegian won in a new category this year for the “World’s Leading Cruise Line Website.” The awards were presented to Norwegian Cruise Line at the 22st annual World Travel Awards Grand Final Gala, held on December 12, 2015 in El Jadida, Morocco. The annual awards are voted on by thousands of travel and tourism professionals from across the globe and honour travel companies that...

Norwegian Cruise Line reveals North America, Bahamas and Bermuda summer 2017 itineraries

Norwegian Cruise Line today announced its summer 2017 deployment, featuring an array of exciting itineraries, all featuring Norwegian’s signature freedom and flexibility on board. Whether guests wish to experience the adventure of a lifetime in Alaska; enjoy a relaxing cruise to the pink sands of Bermuda; or sail away to the clear blue waters of the Bahamas, there is a cruise available from convenient ports of departure including New York, Boston and Miami. The new itineraries go on sale on December 22, 2015 for Latitudes Rewards guests and travel partners and on December 23, 2015 for all bookings. “Guests sailing...

Norwegian Cruise Line launches ‘Our Gift to You’ festive campaign in Europe

Norwegian Cruise Line has launched its latest campaign – Our Gift to You – offering customers four complimentary offers to choose from when booking a cruise between 1 December 2015 and 3 January 2016. The festive campaign gives guests a great opportunity to customise a gift for their loved ones this Christmas. And in true Christmas spirit, customers booking one of Norwegian’s worldwide destination itineraries* of five nights or more can take advantage of the offer no matter what accommodation grade is booked, choosing a free gift from: –       FREE Speciality Dining Package –       FREE Premium Drinks Package –       FREE...