Tag Archives: NCL

Traditional Cruising Verses Freestyle

This has become a bone of contention among many who don’t like NCL’s concept of freedom of choice where you eat and casual dress code. Now Royal Caribbean are not only doing a slight version of it. It looks like … Continue reading

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Vision OTS Post-Refit Cruise – 5th to 10th November 2013

I’d booked the Sea & Sea tour and hoped it wouldn’t rain again! Took my brolly just in case. we had a couple of stops, including Marigot for an hour did a boat trip to see some underwater wildlife then … Continue reading

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Norwegian Breakaway Transatlantic – New York Arrival

A VERY early start on the 7th May, so early it wasn’t worth going to bed! Despite the info channel constantly saying all week we would arrive at 8am, we would actually be going under the Verrazano Bridge around 3am. … Continue reading

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Norwegian Breakaway Transatlantic – Sea Days

Our first sea day to New York on the 1st May was sunny but a bit chilly. We gained an hour but I forgot to change it on the phone so thought it was later than it was. I had … Continue reading

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Norwegian Epic versus Norwegian Breakaway

When the new Breakaway class of NCL ships were announced, there were inevitable comparisons drawn between the earlier model, Epic. Now Epic is Marmite – you either love or hate her. Personally, I love her although do admit she’s not … Continue reading

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Cruise Line Loyalty Schemes – Points or Credits?

I touched on this back in February 2011 after P&O announced changes to their Portunus Club from April 2012. P&O, as well as Fred Olsen and MSC, use points per night. P&O give you 10 (and used to include 5 … Continue reading

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Have A Norwegian Getaway on Breakaway!

Recently, NCL announced their new ship, Norwegian Breakaway, will be based out of New York doing week long Caribbean cruises. Today they added to that, releasing details of the first cruises. On the 30th April 2013, she will have her … Continue reading

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