At an official ceremony at the Port of Miami
, Melania Trump christened
NCL's Norwegian Jewel. The newest vessel in NCL's Freestyle Cruising fleet, Norwegian Jewel
boasts a luxurious suite complex plus 10 distinct restaurants, 13 bars and
lounges, three swimming pools and a state-of-the-art spa.
The evening ceremony included presentations by Star Cruises Chairman Tan
Sri KT Lim, President and CEO of NCL Corporation Colin
Veitch and the ship's
Godmother Melania Trump. Additionally, NCL's talented cast of singers and
dancers performed various vignettes to celebrate Norwegian Jewel's diverse
ports of call in the Caribbean, Europe, the Mediterranean, Egypt and Greek
The vessel also features the most versatile, family-friendly
accommodations afloat as well as an array of amenities including 10
restaurants, three swimming pools, a contemporary spa and more. Additionally,
Norwegian Jewel features a new concept for NCL - a "Bar Central" - featuring a
martini bar, a champagne and wine bar, and a beer and whisky pub all connected
but with three distinct personalities, plus 10 other bars and lounges for
passengers to enjoy.
Norwegian Jewel will sail Eastern and Western Caribbean itineraries out of
Miami through April 2006.