Porthole Cruise reports:  Norwegian Cruise Line Unveils Global Expansion

"Norwegian will offer Asia sailings aboard Norwegian Star, with itineraries departing from Istanbul, Dubai, Singapore, Hong Kong, Sydney, and Auckland. This marks the line’s return to Asia and Australia for the first time since Norwegian Wind sailed the regions in Fall/Winter 2001–2002. Norwegian Star will also sail the line’s first-ever visits to The Gulf and India."