Norwegian Cruise Line Celebrates Norwegian Joy Christening In Shanghai

Norwegian Cruise Line (NCL) has christened its new custom-designed ship for the Chinese cruise market, Norwegian Joy.   In a lavish ceremony held onboard while she was docked in Shanghai, invited guests and members of the media were treated to a phoenix-themed performance by renowned dancer and choreographer Wang Yabin that pays homage to the ship’s … Continue reading

Norwegian Cruise Line Plans Massive Refurbishment

Norwegian Cruise Line (NCL) today announced “The Norwegian Edge”, a significant 2-year, USD 400 million enhancement program that promises to introduce a new standard of excellence to the guest experience. Covering 9 ships in the fleet, the line will make upgrades to technical and guest-facing elements, while also adding new developments to its exclusive private … Continue reading

Norwegian Escape Christened In Miami

Norwegian Cruise Line has christened the new Norwegian Escape – its largest ship and the first of the Breakaway Plus Class. Held pier-side at Port Miami, company Chief Executive Officer Frank Del Rio joined invited guests, executives and passengers to commemorate the event showcasing the varied entertainment options it is known for.   In addition to … Continue reading

Norwegian Cruise Line Announces 2016/2017 Deployment, Unveils Asian Season

Norwegian Cruise Line (NCL) today announced exciting and exotic new itineraries for the its Fall/Winter 2016/2017 deployment, offering new destinations and ports for guests. Highlights include the line’s return to Asia, the return of the Norwegian Epic to North America and explorations of South America by sea.   Norwegian Star to Asia and Australia The … Continue reading

Norwegian Cruise Line Confirms Acquisition Of Prestige Cruises International

Norwegian Cruise Line (NCL) Holdings has confirmed that it will acquire Prestige Cruises International, parent company of Oceania Cruises and Regent Seven Seas Cruises, bringing both luxury brands under its wing. The move consolidates NCL’s position as the third largest cruise company in the world and expands its market presence into the upscale and luxury … Continue reading