Norwegian Escape is the latest addition to Norwegian Cruise Line fleet, home-ported in Miami. Boasting music star Pitbull as its godfather, this amazing ship showcases a colourful exterior and sixteen decks of luxury accommodation, entertainment and dining venues, and sports and leisure facilities. Splash around in the 12 pools and hot tubs of the largest waterpark at sea, Aqua Park, or explore The Waterfront and 678 Ocean Place. Style and comfort are key to the accommodation options, from interconnecting staterooms for families, to chic studios for solo travellers. You can also enjoy child-free luxury at The Haven and well-appointed Spa Suites on board. Days at sea open up a world of relaxation or heart-pumping activities. Discover the adult-only, Ibiza-inspired Spice H20 and Vibe Beach Club. The Mandara Spa, Salt Room, Thermal Suite, and Snow Room facilities are the ultimate escapes for top-to-toe pampering. Indulge in retail therapy at the Lacoste store and Carolina Herrera boutique. Test your limits on The Plank or meet the challenge of the Ropes Course at the open-air Sports Complex. Guppies Nursery, Splash Academy, Entourage, Kid's Aqua Park, and the rooftop mini golf course provide fun and games for tots to teens. Step ashore at your ports of call and explore independently, or venture further afield on an organised excursion. The dining options on Norwegian Escape bring together a world of flavours. The Manhattan Room and Savour combine a contemporary decor with a welcoming atmosphere. The daily-changing menus take you through a culinary journey of international delights and Chef's Signature dishes. The Private Dining Room at Taste is a unique private space for special occasions. Garden Cafe presents ocean views, live cooking stations, and a menu of buffet-style dishes. Casual dining, signature dishes and live music combine to make Jimmy Buffet's Margarita Ville at Sea the in-place to dine. Chicken pot pie and fish and chips are just some of the treats to savour at O'Sheehan's Bar & Grill.
The selection of speciality restaurants enhance the on board culinary experience, many of which are located at 678 Ocean Place and The Waterfront. Seafood-inspired dishes with a Latin twist are awaiting discovery at Bayamo Restaurant by Jose Garces. Tuck into jumbo crab cakes and premium Angus beef at the American-style Cagney's Steakhouse. Pincho Tapas Bar by Jose Garces showcases a menu of Mediterranean tapas - the perfect sharing experience! Savour Hibachi-style Japanese cuisine and signature sake-infused wasabi cocktails at Teppanyaki, or authentic Tuscan countryside favourites and Italian ice cream at La Cucina. French specialities are served in the chic Parisian cafe environs of Le Bistro or you can enjoy Brazilian-style meat dishes served to your table by pasadores in Moderno Churrascaria. Indulge your sweet tooth on French macaroons and cupcakes at The Bake Shop, or with a scoop of gelato at Dolce Gelato.
You’re spoilt for choice when it comes to bars and lounges on Norwegian Escape. Lounge in the hot tubs at the adult-only retreat Spice H20 by day, and dance beneath the stars after dark. Hark back to Miami's good old days with a freshly-mixed cocktail among the photographs and memorabilia of Tobacco Road, or chill out with pre-dinner drink at Prime Meridian. Its happy hour every hour at the 5 O’clock somewhere Bar along with live music until late. Relish the ultimate wine experience at The Cellars Wine Bar. With over 50 different bottled beers and 24 draft beers on tap, The District Brew House is a hotspot to let your hair down, or why not enjoy traditional Irish hospitality at O'Sheehan's Bar & Grill? Savour tasty mojitos at Sugarcane Mojito Bar or just-shaken martinis at Mix Bar. Signature cocktails, special events, LED screens with skyline views, and table top poker add to the atmosphere in Skyline Bar.
Evenings on Norwegian Escape cater to every taste. Discover the Million Dollar Quartet and After Midnight musical extravaganzas at Escape Theatre. Combine a love of wine and comedy at The Supper Club for Wine Lovers, or re-live the 1980s at For the Record: The Brat Pack Live. Enjoy a unique musical journey at the Howl at the Moon rock 'n' roll duelling piano show or watch side-splitting comedy on stage at Headliners Comedy Club. Test your luck at the poker table or risk a few dimes on the slot machines at the casino. Whatever your taste, there's something for you aboard Norwegian Escape.
Day 1: UK to Miami, Florida
Fly from the UK to Miami and be transferred to the port to board NCL Escape for your seven-night cruise.
Day 3: Cozumel, Mexico
Arrive on the Mexican island of Cozumel. One of Mexico's most popular ports of call, it's home to several natural parks and a rich coral reef surrounded by tropical fish. San Miguel, Cozumel's only town, offers a great selection of bars, cafes and restaurants alongside seafront shops and boutiques selling handmade Mayan souvenirs. Follow sightseeing jungle trails, wander botanical gardens with natural lagoons, or view dolphins and sea turtles in their natural habitat.
Day 4: Roatan, Honduras
Rotatan sits at the heart of the Caribbean Bay Islands in Honduras. This paradise island forms part of the huge Mesoamerican Barrier Reef and is lined with white sandy beaches and tropical fish-filled turquoise waters. Visit the island's capital, Coxen Hole, or spend time at nearby Mahogany Bay. Venture east to Roatan Institute of Marine Sciences, Roatan Museum, Carambola Gardens, and Rotatan Marine Park at the cultural centre of Sandy Bay. Head to the southwest to bustling West Bay Beach with its offshore coral reef. Keep your eyes peeled for the indigenous Lala Monkey, Jesus Lizard, and the Red Lored Parrot, or scuba dive with reef sharks at the Cara a Cara dive site.
Day 5: Harvest Caye, Belize
Harvest Caye is a private island exclusively-owned by Norwegian Cruise Line. This 75-acre oasis is located in southern Belize and boasts an expansive pool with swim-up bar and private cabanas, salt-water lagoon for water sports, and an exclusive 7km stretch of golden sands. Get up close to the local wildlife at the Nature Centre or shop for bargains at the Shopping Village. Enjoy an aerial adventure at the Flighthouse or go snorkelling at the world's second largest barrier reef.
Day 6: Costa Maya, Mexico
Costa Maya on Mexico's southern Caribbean coast is today's port of call. Spend the day relaxing on nearby Mahahual Beach or fish for local tuna, snapper and marlin on a fishing tour. Enjoy a diving adventure amongst the nurse sharks and moray eels or get up close to the local sea life on a dolphin swim. Venture inland to admire the turquoise waters of Laguna Bacalar - the Lake of Seven Colours - and the mystical Chacchoben Mayan Ruins.
Day 8: Miami, Florida to UK
Today your cruise comes to an end. Disembark and be transferred to the airport for your return flight back to the UK.