Day 306/19. The Norwegian Encore.
The brand new Norwegian Encore visiting Southampton today, her very first port of call.
She is a Breakaway Plus-class cruise ship operating for Norwegian Cruise Line, and is due to commence service in November 2019. As a part of the Breakaway Plus-class, she is the sister ship to the Norwegian Bliss, Norwegian Escape and Norwegian Joy.
Kelly Clarkson will be the godmother to the Norwegian Encore. Clarkson will perform at the christening ceremony and officially name the vessel on 21 November 2019 in Miami.
Norwegian Encore is huge. 20 decks, 2,038 staterooms and a capacity for 3,998 passengers at double occupancy.