Norwegian adds to Great Stirrup Cay

Norwegian Cruise Lines announced today the expansion of excursions and a new bar on their private island Great Stirrup Cay. The Stingray Encounter invites guests to interact with 18 specially-trained stingrays in an enclosed area. The hour-long excursion includes 45-minutes of interaction with the rays and is $29 per adult and $19 per child. Norwegian […]

The Rock Boat XIII theme cruise line-up released

The Rock Boat XIII is setting sail February 24, 2013, from Miami to Great Stirrup Cay on the Norwegian Pearl! Sister Hazel will headline this years cruise along with Alternate Routes, Bronze Radio Return, Amy Gerhartz, Will Hoge, Ponderosa, Red Wanting Blue, Saints of Valory, DJ Soulman, Teddy Thompson and Yacht Rock Revue. This year […]

Norwegian reveals “Cabanas on the Cay” for private island

Norwegian Cruise Line announced today that “Cabanas on the Cay,” exclusive private cabanas with VIP service and amenities, are now available on Great Stirrup Cay, the line’s 250-acre private island in the Bahamas. The launch of “Cabanas on the Cay” marks another significant addition to the island as part of the $25 million dollar enhancement […]

Cruise Like a Norwegian: Great Stirrup Cay

Today we checked out Norwegian Cruise Lines’ private island, Great Stirrup Cay. The island is located in the Berry islands and has some pretty cool history behind it. Norwegian bought the island from Belcher Oil Company in 1977, making them the first cruise line to have their own private island. The island doubled as an […]

Review of Norwegian Sky

We took a last minute cruise on the NCL ‘Sky’ for a three day Bahamas cruise to tape an episode of Cruise Radio and it was pretty eventful. Since my radio show is independent, I can have an unbiased look at it all. We are both in our 20’s, so of course having fun was […]

Cruise Passenger Dies in Bahamas

 Reports say that a Norwegian Sky passenger and his wife were walking on rocks by the shore on NCL’s private island, Great Stirrup Cay, in a remote part of the island when he fell into the water. According to local authorities, the man is believed to be a Maryland resident in his mid-thirties. After the […]