Norwegian Cruise Lines is best known for its
Freestyle Cruising concept, which means that there are no set times
or seating arrangements for meals, nor is formal attire required.
Norwegian pioneered many firsts in the cruise industry like:
the first Out Island Cruise, the first combined air-sea program
(marketed as "Cloud 9 Cruises") which combined low cost air
fares with the cruise, first shipline to develop new ports in the
Caribbean, like Ocho Rios in
responsible for many of the cruise innovations that have now become
standard throughout the industry.
- Norwegian Jade is the
second of NCL's four
When built, the ship comprised the third in a series of U.S. flagged
ships operated by NCL America for the
Currently, the Norwegian Jade is sailing 7 to 8 day cruises from
Tampa Florida to Cozumel Mexico, Costa Maya Mexico, Isla Roatan
Honduras, Santo Tomas de Castilla Guatemala and Harvest Caye Belize.