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    NCL offers you the best in freedom and flexibility to cruising. You can holiday on your own schedule with no assigned dining and no formal dress code. Breaking the boundaries of traditional cruising for 53 years, NCL has 17 amazing contemporary ships that sail to over 300 of the world’s most desirable destinations, including Northern Europe, the Mediterranean, Caribbean, Alaska and more. Each destination you visit allows you to create an incredible story you will share for years to come.

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