Showing posts from April, 2012

Norwegian Cruise Line Offer Free Excursions for Kids and 1/2 Price for Teens For a Limited Time

Norwegian Cruise Line Offers Kids Free on Shore Excursions - Limited Time Offer Just in time for summer vacation planning, Norwegian Cruise Line (“Norwegian”) is launching an exciting offer for families who book a 2012 cruise from today through May 13, 2012.  With the “Little Norwegian’s Explore For Free” offer, children 12 years and younger will receive complimentary Norwegian-sponsored shore excursions* and teens (13 to 17 years old) will receive half-off shore excursions* when in the same stateroom with a paying adult on the same excursion.  This applies to all 2012 sailings fleet-wide for all ports of call. Families can whale watch in Alaska; explore ancient cities in Europe; or have fun in the sun on a snorkel excursion in the Caribbean, Bahamas, Bermuda or Hawai’i. In conjunction with this exciting offer, Norwegian has partnered with popular kid’s clothing retailer, The Children’s Place, on “A Place in the Sun Sweepstakes,” where participants can enter online at www.childre

Disney Cruise Line's Disney Magic to Sail From New York in 2012

Disney Cruise Line's Disney Magic Sails From New York For the first time ever, Disney Cruise Line will set sail from three new ports in 2012 – New York, Seattle and Galveston, Texas – making the Disney family cruise vacation more accessible to guests around the country. Additionally, the cruise line will offer more choices than ever before with several new itineraries planned. “In 2012, we’re making it easier than ever for families to enjoy a Disney Cruise Line vacation by offering cruises from a variety of regional homeports,” said Disney Cruise Line President Karl Holz.  “Guests can now enjoy a magical, one-of-a-kind Disney cruise experience with the convenience of departures from their own backyard.” 2012 New York Schedule Beginning May 25, 20

Seasonal Ships from New York Begin Their Migration For the 2012 Season

The 2012 spring, summer and fall cruise season under-weigh with a number of ships returning to New York this week. Carnival Cruises - Carnival Miracle Last Friday the  Carnival Miracle of Carnival Cruises began her 2012 - 8-day Cruises to the Bahamas and Caribbean. Today (Sunday), the Veendam of Holland America resumes her season of 7-day cruises to Bermuda. Holland America's Veendam Yesterday (Saturday) the Explorer of the Seas of Royal Caribbean began her alternating Bermuda, Caribbean cruises. She did spend the winter cruising from New York but this was her first cruise to Bermuda in 2012. On Thursday the Norwegian Star of Norwegian Cruise Line will arrive in New York for a 2 day cruise to nowhere before she begins her 7-day Bermuda Cruises. The Norwegian Star in new to New York in 2012. On 5/6 the Celebr

Norwegian Cruise Line's Norwegian Star Sails From New York to Bermuda in 2012

Norwegian Cruise Line's Norwegian Star Sails from New York to Bermuda in 2012 Norwegian Cruise Line announced its 2012/2013 deployment and itineraries for Bermuda,  The 2,348-passenger Norwegian Star will sail to Bermuda for the first time from her new homeport in New York City. "The 2012/2013 season is filled with new and exciting Freestyle Cruising choices. Whether it's our ships cruising different destinations, disembarking from new homeports or sailing new itineraries, we offer the most freedom and flexibility when it comes to cruise travel," said Kevin Sheehan, Norwegian's chief executive officer. "We are pleased to bring  Norwegian Star to Bermuda".    Norwegian will continue its commitment to Bermuda, sailing two ships from the Northeast to