This is an archived post that originally appears on CruiseInd Oct 13, 2015 @ 09:59
Now that Norwegian Escape has arrived in her new home, I’m going to end this live blog.

As always, thank’s for following.

Hello and welcome to our live blog for the inauguration of the Norwegian Escape.

November 10:

Awkward photo:

November 9:


That’s a lot of people NCL is expecting for the Christening of the ship.

via twitter (@CroisiereDeLuxe )

Norwegian Escape has arrived in Miami this morning.

via Instagram (opymorales)

via twitter user ‏@masterfeathers

November 8:

NCL has set up their own Periscope account. Periscope is an app, but also usable via a browser, that allows you live broadcast event from your phone. They will be periscoping the christening of the Escape.

Here’s a gallery I made of her cabins. I also added several more photos to the gallery from November 2nd.
Norwegian Escape Cabins


November 2:

I’ve compiled a bunch of photos of the interiors of the ship. Norwegian Escapeall photos via NCL


October 30:

After a brief stop in Southampton for tours and to embark the Transatlantic guests, she is underway across the Atlantic.


October 23:

The Escape is still in Germany this morning with tours being given to selected media and guests. If anyone’s interested here’s the Escapes ownership info here it is courtesy of Lloyds:


October 22:

Minutes ago, NCL CEO, Frank del Rio, just signed the paper work to official take possession of the Norwegian Escape. Next stop, Southampton, England.

(L) Meyer Werft Managing Partner, Bernard Meyer and (R) NCL CEO Frank Del Rio. via NCL



October 21:

Here’s our first view of the Jimmy Buffets at Sea.

Amazing cheese burger! #norwegianescape #margaritavilleatsea A photo posted by @markoylinen on

October 20:



Party on! #norwegianescape #cruisenorwegian   A photo posted by @markoylinen on

Norwegian Escape is almost done in Bremerhaven with her final outfitting. Delivery is scheduled for October 22.


October 16:

In case you missed it, the Escape will be christened by Cuban-American rapper Armando Christian Pérez, better known by his stage name Pitbull. Also, the Escape has left drydock in Hamburg and is back in Bremerhaven this morning.


October 15:

While in Hamburg, the Escape is making a quick stop in Blohm & Voss Shipyard for some final finishing touches.

#hamburghabour #norwegianescape   A photo posted by Cylia Selig (@cyliaselig) on

#norwegianescape #hamburgerhafen A photo posted by Tarja Fox (@tarjafox) on

October 13:

Today she is in Hamburg Germany after spending the Evening in the English Channel.