Norwegian Getaway


Norwegian starts construction on its largest cruise ship

Norwegian Cruise Line has commenced construction on its largest ship to date, Norwegian Escape. The first piece of steel was cut on the 4,200-passenger vessel at Germany shipyard, Meyer Werft late last week. The ship […]

WORDS BY Cruise Passenger . Mar 24 2014

Will ship launches signal bargains?

Cruise ships are getting larger by the year and holding more passengers, but is the number of cruisers growing as quickly as capacity? According to Carnival chief executive Arnold Donald, the answer is no. “In […]

WORDS BY Cruise Passenger . Mar 21 2014

Norwegian sweetens-up with Carlo’s Bakery

Norwegian Cruise Line is getting sweeter, with plans to roll out Carlo’s Bake Shop across the fleet. The bakery, owned Master Baker Buddy Valastro, also the star of reality television series ‘Cake Boss’ and ‘Next […]

WORDS BY Cruise Passenger . Mar 10 2014

Getaway’s Pitbull christening

It takes a Grammy award-winning rapper and a team of cheerleaders to officially launch Miami’s ultimate ship. The 4,000-passenger ship, Norwegian Getaway was christened while docked in PortMiami late last week, with hundreds of onlookers […]

WORDS BY Cruise Passenger . Feb 10 2014

Norwegian Getaway delivered

Norwegian Cruise Lines has received its newest vessel, Norwegian Getaway. The 3,969-passenger ship was delivered to the cruise line during a ceremony in a shipping yard in Bremerhaven, Germany. Norwegian Getaway is second of the […]

WORDS BY Cruise Passenger . Jan 13 2014

Norwegian Getaway sails out of shipyard

Cruise fans caught a glimpse of Norwegian Cruise Line’s newest cruise ship this week, as Norwegian Getaway completed a float out from a covered shipyard. The sister-ship to Norwegian Breakaway, she was built in 12-years […]

WORDS BY Cruise Passenger . Nov 7 2013

Norwegian Getaway’s cheering Godmothers

Two, four, six, eight who do we appreciate? Three, five, seven, nine Norwegian Cruise Line That’s what you’d expect to hear from the crowd when the Miami Dolphins Cheerleaders christen Norwegian Cruise Lines’ new ship […]

WORDS BY Cruise Passenger . Oct 23 2013

Norwegian Cruise Line names two new ships

Norwegian Cruise Line, with the help of its Facebook fans, has named its two new Breakaway Plus class ships, Norwegian Escape and Norwegian Bliss. The two names received the highest number of votes out of […]

WORDS BY Cruise Passenger . Oct 10 2013

Norwegian Cruise Line serves Cake Boss treats

Fans of the reality TV show, Cake Boss will have a reason to book a Norwegian cruise next year, when the show’s Master Baker Buddy Valastro opens his second Carlo’s Bake Shop at sea. The […]

WORDS BY Cruise Passenger . Sep 27 2013

Norwegian Cruise Line partners with GRAMMY awards

Norwegian Cruise Line has partnered with The Recording Academy® to bring a slice of the GRAMMY Awards to sea aboard Norwegian Getaway when she launches in 2014. The GRAMMY® Experience will be located on Deck 8 and […]

WORDS BY Cruise Passenger . Mar 13 2013

Norwegian Getaway hull revealed in Miami

The whimsical hull design for Norwegian Getaway has been unveiled in Miami, where the ship will  homeport from January 2014. Designed by Miami modern artist and muralist David “LEBO”  Le Batard, it features a tropical […]

WORDS BY Cruise Passenger . Dec 20 2012