We are anxiously awaiting the new Norwegian Epic!Â
Here’s the scoop from Norwegian Cruise Lines:
The 4,200-passenger Norwegian Epic incorporates many innovations including several new types of accommodations â€“ the curved New Wave staterooms; the largest ship-within-a-ship suite complex at sea, comprising 60 suites and villas on two private decks at the top of the ship; a new category of inside staterooms for the value-conscious traveler â€“ The Studios and Living Room; and spa and family-friendly accommodations.Â The ship also boasts unique nightlife options with the first Ice Bar at sea and Spice H20 with non-stop entertainment day and night; an expansive Aqua Park with the only tube slide and largest bowl slide at sea — The Epic Plunge; seven decks of Freestyle Family Fun with highlights including a 33-foot high, 64-foot wide extreme rock climbing wall and the first ever rappelling wall at sea; the most bowling lanes at sea with six in two venues; a mixed-use sports deck with the ability for guests to engage in eight different athletic activities; as well as three separate kidsâ€™ and teen activity areas and the first squash court at sea.Â In addition, Norwegian Epic will offer the next generation of Freestyle Dining with 14 restaurant choices â€“ the most at sea â€“ and 18 bars and lounges.Â Click here for more fun facts.
AnotherÂ great piece of news about the Norwegian Epic:
NEW YORK â€“ May 20, 2009 â€“ Norwegian Cruise Line (NCL) today announced it is changing the face of cruise line entertainment on its next generation of Freestyle Cruising ship, Norwegian Epic.Â In another industry first, the company will welcomeÂ Blue Man Group, performing in the 685-seat Epic Theater.Â Blue Man Group is best known for their wildly popular theatrical shows and concerts which combine music, comedy and multimedia theatrics to produce a totally unique form of entertainment. The blissful party atmosphere created at their live events has become the trademark of a Blue Man Group experience and beginning in the summer of 2010 will be seen for the first time ever at sea only on Norwegian Epic.
The Norwegian Epic is taking reservations and will sail it’s maiden voyage out of South Hampton on June 24th, 2010 arriving in New York on July 1st.Â Then on to Miami where it will sail the Eastern and Western Caribbean itineraries for several months.