Two New Cruise Ships Set Sail From Florida Ports
Wow! Two new cruise ships set sail from Florida ports, and we’re talking about BIG ships.
Have you heard of the Norwegian Viva? It’s one of the ships in the Norwegian Cruise Line. It sets sail out of the Port of Miami. And it was christened last week.
David J. Herrera is president of the Norwegian Cruise Line. He described the launch of the ship. “Launching a ship is no solo endeavor. I am overwhelmed with gratitude towards the entire NCL team, our partners, and especially our amazing crew who have contributed to bringing Norwegian Viva to life and who care for and deliver exceptional vacation experiences for our guests.”
Celebrity Cruises has a new ship, the Celebrity Ascent. It is a big beauty! It’s 140,600 tons and will hold over 3,200 guests. It leaves departs out of Fort Lauderdale and heads to ports including St. Maarten, St. Thomas, and the Dominican Republic.
Jason Liberty is president and CEO of Royal Caribbean Group. He said, “With each new ship, our ambition is to debut the ultimate vacation experience and Celebrity Ascent achieves this by raising the bar for premium travel. Her elevated design and new onboard experiences set her apart from competitors and serve as a new benchmark for the travel industry.”
There are so many cool features on the Celebrity Ascent. Enjoy their Rooftop Garden and the Resort Deck with floating pools. They have amazing food on this ship, as well. And they have a crazy Magic Carpet feature where you can soar above the ocean.
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