NCL’s Getaway- Photo (Ph)riday

As many of you know we are in full summer vacay mode and we kicked off our #SummerExtravaganza2016 with a Norwegian Cruise. The Getaway was an amazing ship with TONS of activities, delicious food, live shows and entertainment, an awesome staff and FANTASTIC ports. It was one of our top vacations in fact!! So, here is a peak at our amazing 8 days and 7 nights!!!

NCL’s Getaway- Photo (Ph)riday

40 Photos to make you want to hop on the NCL Getaway Today

Embarkation Day!!!

Miami Port

Isn’t the Miami Port beautiful?

NCL Getaway Slides and Splash Park

Splash Area with shallow pool for the toddlers. Best area we have had for Liv on a cruise to date!!

NCL Getaway Ropes Course

Owen getting ready for the ropes course. It has a zipline and a plank that allows you to walk out over the ocean and away from the boat- FREAKY!!!

NCL Getaway mini golf course

Mini Golf… fun but HOT!!! Do this one in the am.

Chocolate Covered Strawberries and Prosecco on NCL Cruise

Chocolate Strawberries + Prosecco… NCL knows how to treat you right!

NCL Getaway Room with balony

The girls side of the room. We had adjoining cabins which works out great for families.

NCL Getaway Cabin Bathroom

Our bathroom… it was a decent size compared to other cruises and great water pressure.

Fruit basket on NCL Getaway

It’s good to be welcomed like this… trust me!

Miami Port on Norwegian Cruise

View of the Miami port from the girls balcony.

Dinner plate with all food from Teppanyaki dinner on NCL Getaway Cruise

The first night we went to Teppan. Our chef wasn’t fantastic but the one across from us was incredible. The food was tasty as per the usual on a Norwegian Cruise.

Home of my favorite drink raspberry guava mojito on the NCL Getaway

This… my absolute happy place. Mojitos all day long!!!

Raspberry Guava Mojito with an ocean view on the balcony of my NCL Getaway Cruise

My favorite mojito the raspberry guava mojito.

Balcony View on the NCL Getaway

Love watching the ocean hit the boat

another balcony view on the NCL Getaway

Ocean for days on our sea day

Pastry Case at the Coffee Bar on the NCL Getaway

Deliciousness in the pastry case at the coffee shop onboard, these treats do have a small add’tl fee attached

View of Roatan, Honduras from NCL Getaway Cruise Ship

The Honduras port… it was beautiful and HOT!

Shhh, baby sleeping with cruise ship behind

In Honduras we only walked off the boat and around the shops at the port. The baby was sleeping, it was SO hot and the boys love being on the boat when everyone else is on shore. No lines for slides is pretty sweet!

Local Artisans in Honduras

Local arts and crafts in Honduras

Splash Park on NCL Getaway Cruise Ship

The girls loved having the splash area to themselves while everyone else on board was off the ship in Honduras

My cocktail from the Norwegian Getaway as seen looking over my balcony in my cabin

Drink of the day as I cheered Honduras

Family Dinner at La Cocina NCL Getaway

I love the family dinners on the cruise. For one there is no bill to worry about and two there is no where else we need to be. So relaxing to just sit and talk with each other.

Costa Maya

Love at first sight in Costa Maya… such gorgeous turquoise water

Maya Park

We visited Maya Park- the lost Mayan Kingdom at this port which I cannot speak highly enough about. There was SO much to do for everyone in the family and they pick you right up from the port. Plus, they are only about 5 minutes away so its such a laid back journey to fun!

Maya the lost Mayan kingdom

Check out these waterslides at Maya Park!! They also had ziplining including lines that ended in water, a zip coaster, kids splash park, amazing lazy river and pools. One of our absolute favorite things we did on this vacation!!

Family in front of Norwegian Getaway in Costa Maya

Returning to the Getaway after our day of fun at Maya Park in Costa Maya Mexico.

Sushi from Wasabi on the NCL Getaway

The sushi was extra but for $3-6 it was a great deal. It was super yummy!

Towel bunny on a cruise boat bed

Can’t post about a cruise and not include one of our towel animals 😉

Main pool on NCL Getaway

This is the main pool… which was a bit odd as this is the adults only area. Also, where the jacuzzi’s are located. Kids are allowed in one of them however all the adults get mad thinking you are breaking the rules when you let them in. This may have been the only big complaint I had about the layout of this cruise (the NCL Getaway). That and the super tiny jogging track.

Cocktail off balcony in Belize taken on NCL Getaway

Cheering Belize this time. The cocktails were on point. So good!!

Sea Bass entree from Cagney's Steakhouse on NCL Getaway Cruise

My sea bass at Cagney’s Steakhouse. It was perfectly cooked.

Chocolate Torte at La Cucina on NCL Getaway

This chocolate torte from La Cucina was delicious. They also have an affogato that is super tasty too!

Nacho Libre Masks in Cozumel

Fun with masks in Cozumel

Handmade Tortillas in Cozumel on the Cozumel Chef food tour

We took a food tour in Cozumel with Cozumel Chef. I highly recommend it. The tour guide was fantastic, friendly, knowledgable and great with our kids. This is a pic of the women making corn tortillas for the quesadilla shop we went to. Talk about fresh!

Fried Cod on Cozumel Chef Food Tour

This cod may look intimidating but I assure you it was amazing. Especially, served inside a warm tortilla.

Cozumel Port

The Cozumel port

Svedka Ice Bar on board the NCL Getaway

Did you know kids are allowed in the ice bar? One kid per adult gets in free. Adults pay $20 usd and get 2 free drinks inside.

Father and Baby in the Svedka Ice Bar on board the NCL Getaway

Even Liv loved it!!

Svedka Ice Bar on board the NCL Getaway

Mocktails from the ice bar for the munchkins… they thought they were SOOOO cool!

Sunset on the Norwegian Getaway Cruise Ship

Can’t beat a nice sunset

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Photo tour of Norwegian Cruise Line's (NCL's) Getaway boat and cruise ports from my 7 night cruise

Norwegian Cruise Photo Tour

Have you cruised before? What is your favorite cruise line, port or excursion??

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