Norwegian Jewel will begin new season in Alaska
Norwegian Jewel cruise ship will begin this season with cruises to Alaska. Alaska trip will be the first cruise of such type for the liner.
The first cruise to Alaska on the Norwegian Jewel will start on May 19, 2012. NCL company will also be interested in Alaska for another reason. Another cruise liner of similar to the Norwegian Jewel class from the Norwegian Pearl operator will also be travelling this route.
The company started to sell cruises to Alaska for both liners in February. Special discounts are now offered for the passengers. Thus, every tourist, who books cruises for May in February, has an opportunity to improve the living conditions at the booking stage. NCL offers in Febcruary to order a mini-suite cabin for the price of a cabin with balcony, room with a balcony for the price of a cabin with ocean views, and suites with ocean views at a price of inner cabins.
In addition, the percentage of cruise deposits for early booking in February was reduced by 50%.
On the cruise route Sawyer Glacier to Alaska Norwegian Jewel will visit such ports as Juneau, Ketchikan and Skagway. This route will be available from May 26 to September 8, 2012. In addition, the ship will serve a seven-day popular cruise to Alaska from Seattle to Vancouver on May 19, 2012 and from Vancouver to Seattle on September 15, 2012.
Sawyer Glacier cruise was named after the famous ice formation, which is located in the Tracy Arm fjord, which consists of two glaciers - North Sawyer and South Sawyer. These places are popular due to rich wildlife presented by bears, wolves, seals and hundreds of bird species.
Cruise from the Norwegian Jewel will be designed primarily for the family tourists. Especially for the family tourists in partnership with Nickelodeon on the liner will be organized an animation program with a number of attractions, including rock climbing simulator.
Riviera will start its first Caribbean cruise in Miami
Riviera, which is the newest ship of the Oceania Cruises company, will depart for the first winter cruise from Miami on November 29, 2012.
More cruises in Northern Europe
It is expected that 2012 will be one of the most successful season in the modern history of the cruise traveling for the Northern Europe region. The European Cruise Council (ECC) has estimated that the number of passengers in the current season will increase by 16% compared with 2011 and reach 1 million 490 thousand people.
Norwegian: free cruises for children
Norwegian Cruise Line, the third-largest cruise company in the world, announced a special offer â€“ â€śKids Sail Freeâ€ť. As part of the offer potential customers will be able to book on favorable terms cabins on the cruise ships for themselves and their children â€“ the third and fourth beds in the cabin for the children under 17 years can be booked for free.