Norwegian Cruse Line is for those individuals who are taking a cruise for the first time. Many have families with children.
There are good restaurants, entertainment and friendly staff members. On-board life is upbeat, creative, sporty and contemporary.
The company believes in its Freestyle Cruising Concept. This mean there is not set times or seating arrangements for meals. Also, no formal attire is required. They control about 8% share of the cruise market.
Norwegian Cruise Lines was founded in 1966 by three Norwegian Shipping companies. It was first called the Norwegian Caribbean Line. The cruise lines was purchased by Star Cruises in 2000. They have a diverse fleet so the cruise experience can vary depending on which ship you book on.
Norwegian Cruises compete directly with Carnival Travel Cruise Lines, Princess Cruises and Royal Caribbean Cruise Lines.The basic costs of Norwegian Cruises are inexpensive, unless you don’t pay attention to:
• Hidden costs such as drinks and other extras. • Charges for premium rooms such as balconies or suites. • Excursion prices. • Revenue centers are everywhere selling “inch of gold”, tee shirts and more.