Norwegian Cruise Line Confirms Order For Second Breakaway Plus Vessel


MEYER WERFT to deliver second “Breakaway Plus” ship in Spring 2017
Miami   –    Jul 16, 2013   —   
Norwegian Cruise Line announced today that it has confirmed an order for a second “Breakaway Plus” cruise ship with MEYER WERFT GMBH of Papenburg, Germany for delivery in spring 2017. … [Continue Reading]

Cruise Lines Increase Automatic Gratutity Charges and Recommended Tipping


Prompted by the recent announcement that Carnival has updated their tipping information on their web page with an increase from $10 a day per person to $11.50 per day per person, Cruise Talk had made a complete update to all of our listed cruise companies tipping policies and rates.
Lines with increases since… [Continue Reading]

NCL Annouces Online and Mobile Service through Groundlink


Norwegian Cruise Line today announced a new partnership with GroundLink, the first online and mobile private car service, to provide an exclusive and luxurious transportation experience to and from its cruise ships. Guests now have the freedom and flexibility to book a variety of transfer options online from airport or home to pier and vice… [Continue Reading]

First Steel Cut For Norwegian Breakaway


Marks start of construction on next generation Freestyle Cruising ship
Papenburg, Germany – Sep 21, 2011 —
The first piece of steel was cut today at MEYER WERFT in Papenburg, Germany for the construction of Norwegian Breakaway, the first of two new Freestyle Cruising® ships for Norwegian… [Continue Reading]

Norwegian Breakaway And Norwegian Getaway Selected As Names For Norwegian’s New Ships


Miami – Sep 13, 2011
orwegian Cruise Line (“Norwegian”) has selected the winning names for its two new Freestyle Cruising® ships: Norwegian Breakaway, launching in April 2013, and Norwegian Getaway, launching in April 2014. The names were selected as the culmination of its “Norwegian’s Cruising for Names” contest held… [Continue Reading]