Australia & New Zealand Kosher Cruise
aboard the Norwegian Cruise Lines: Jewel

January 21-31, 2018 (10 Nights - Kosher Cruise)


  SCHOLAR IN RESIDENCE:
  Rabbi Yehoram Ulman
  (see below)


Itinerary

 

DAY

PORT

ARRIVE

DEPART

Sun., Jan. 21 Sydney, Australia (EMBARK) 5:00pm
Mon., Jan. 22 At Sea
Tues., Jan. 23 Geelong (Melbourne), Australia 8:00 am 5:00pm
Wed., Jan. 24 Burnie (Tasmania), Australia 7:00 am 3:00pm
Thurs., Jan. 25 At Sea
Fri., Jan. 26 At Sea
Sat., Jan. 27 Wellington, New Zealand 12:00pm 7:00pm
Sun., Jan. 28 Napier, New Zealand 8:00 am 4:00pm
Mon., Jan. 29 Tauranga (Rotorua), New Zealand 8:00 am 7:00pm
Tues., Jan. 30 Bay of Islands, New Zealand 8:00 am 5:00pm
Wed., Jan. 31 Auckland, New Zealand (DISEMBARK) 7:00 am
 

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2018 Australia & New Zealand Kosher Cruise

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Accommodations

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Inside Stateroom

   
Cat. Description Price
Inside Stateroom These Inside Staterooms are the most affordable way to cruise. There's room for up to four guests and they include two lower beds that convert into a queen-size bed and of course, you'll have room service and many other amenities. Accommodates: 3 Total Approx. Size: 138 - 143 sq. ft.
Cat.: Description: Price:
IF Interior Staterooms $3,620

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IE Interior Staterooms $3,635

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ID Interior Staterooms $3,645

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IC Interior Staterooms $3,655

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IB Interior Staterooms $3,670

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I1 Interior Staterooms $3,680

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IA Interior Staterooms $3,680


Outside Stateroom

   
Cat. Description Price
Outside Stateroom These Oceanview Staterooms sleep up to four guests and have either a picture window or porthole, with an obstructed view. Two lower beds that convert into a queen-size bed and additional bedding to sleep two more. Accommodates: 4 Total Approx. Size: 155 - 161 sq. ft.
Cat.: Description: Price:
OK Oceanview Staterooms $4,030

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OG Oceanview Staterooms $4,120

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OF Oceanview Staterooms $4,130

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OC Oceanview Staterooms $4,415
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OB Oceanview Staterooms $4,470

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O1 Oceanview Staterooms $4,505

Cat.: Description: Price:
OA Oceanview Staterooms $4,505


Ocean View Staterooms with Verandah

   
Cat. Description Price
Ocean View Staterooms with Verandah Located both forward and aft ship, balcony staterooms have two lower beds that convert into a queen-size bed. Also includes a sitting area and floor-to-ceiling glass doors that open to a private balcony. Accommodates: 3 Total Approx. Size: 200 - 205 sq. ft.
Cat.: Description: Price:
BA Veranda (Balcony) Staterooms $5,170

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BB Veranda (Balcony) Staterooms $5,170

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B3 Veranda (Balcony) Staterooms $5,335

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B2 Veranda (Balcony) Staterooms $5,370

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B1 Veranda (Balcony) Staterooms $5,875


Mini Suites

   
Cat. Description Price
Mini Suites Up to four guests can stay in these Mini-Suites that come with a sitting area, luxury bath with shower, two lower beds that convert into a queen-size bed and additional bedding to sleep two additional guests. Not to mention you'll have a private balcony to enjoy the incredible view. Accommodates: 4 Total Approx. Size: 272-285 sq. ft.
Cat.: Description: Price:
MB Mini Suite $5,465

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MA Mini Suite $5,645

Cat.: Description: Price:
M1 Mini Suite $6,185


Suites

   
Cat. Description Price
Suites A true experience of luxury and privacy. Enjoy spacious suites accented by only the finest touches throughout. And enough room to make a lifetime of amazing memories.
Cat.: Description: Price:
SE Suite $7,825
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Cat.: Description: Price:
SF Suite $7,865
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Haven

   
Cat. Description Price
Haven Located at the top of the ship, The Haven features the most luxurious, well-appointed accommodation on board. Enjoy 24-hour butler service, concierge service and private sundeck.
Cat.: Description: Price:
H4 Haven $10,385
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Cat.: Description: Price:
H3 Haven $11,225
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• Rates are subject to change without notice.
• All rates are per person based on double occupancy.
• Gratuities not included – unless indicated.
• $1000 per person deposit due at time of booking.

For Non-Holiday sailings:
Balance of Full Payment is due 100 days before sailing for regular staterooms
and 130 days before sailing for all Suites.

For Holiday sailings:
Balance of Full Payment is due 130 days before sailing for all stateroom types.

• Single rate is 170% in all categories.
• 3rd/4th person rate (all Categories) is $2500 (adult or child).
Capacity for 3rd/4th passenger may not be available for all cabin categories
• Travel insurance is strongly recommended.
• These rates do not include port charges and taxes of $299.00
• This rate does not include prepaid gratuities:
   $13.99 per guest per day for any category up to a Mini-Suite stateroom
   $16.99 per guest per day for any suite or Haven category

Cancellation policy:
For Non-Holiday sailings:
Regular cabins - Bookings are refundable less $100 administration fee per person until 100 days before sailing. Less than 100 days: 100% of total - no refund.
Suites - Bookings are refundable less $100 administration fee per person until 130 days before sailing. Less than 130 days: 100% of total - no refund.

For all Holiday sailings:
All cabins - Bookings are refundable less $100 administration fee per person until 130 days before sailing.
Less than 130 days: 100% of total - no refund.

We strongly recommend purchasing travel insurance.
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Norwegian Jewel

Norwegian Jewel
 
Norwegian Cruise Lines

As the namesake of our "Jewel Class" cruise ships, you can bet she's got it all. As well as offering some of the largest suites at sea, there are staterooms to accommodate every style. When it comes to entertainment, this ship's filled with excitement: 16 dining options, 13 bars and nightclubs and that's just the beginning. So, come aboard and sail to Canada & New England, go island hopping in the Caribbean or have a blast in the Bahamas & Florida.


Gross Tonnage: 93,350 grt.(One registered ton equals 100 cubic feet)
Length: 965 feet
Beam: 125 feet
Maximum speed: 25 knots
Passenger capacity: 2,3994
Dedicated: December 2006




Rabbi Yehoram Ulman

Rabbi Yehoram Ulman Rabbi Yehoram Ulman has served as a Rabbi and Spiritual Leader of a large community in Sydney Australia since 1986. He and his wife Shternie had been sent there as emissaries of the Lubavitcher Rebbe. Rabbi Ulman heads an organizati on called FREE (Friends of Refugees of Eastern Europe) which is responsible in connecting thousands of immigrants from the former Soviet Union to their Jewish roots.

Rabbi Ulman also serves as a Rosh Beis Din (Senior Dayan) on the Sydney Beis Din and is the immediate Past President of the Rabbinical Council of NSW.

Rabbi Ulman has received smicha for Rabbonus (Yore Yore) as well as Dayonus (Yodin Yodin) from world renowned authorities including Rabbi Pinchos Hirschprung zt”l and yblch’t Rabbi Zalman Nehemia Goldberg shlit’a.

In his capacity as a Dayan and Posek, Rav Ulman regularly gives unique lectures and talks for Rabbonim, Yeshiva and Kollel students, as well as lay people, on the many diverse shayles and halachic matters that he deals with. These include topics such as geyrus (conversion), gittin (divorces), mamzeirus and possible solutions, halachic requirement in IVF and other fertility and genetics issues and many other subjects which are both topical and scholarly.

Rabbi Ulman, many of whose tshuves and psokim (responsa and rulings) were published, has been consulted by Australia’s Attorney-General for his views on suggested changes to the Family Law Act and by the Australian Cabinet for halachic outlook on stem cell research.


Major Cruise Questions


What is included in the price of my cruise?

Virtually everything, with the exception of certain items of a personal nature, for which there is a fair and reasonable charge. Your cruise fare includes shipboard accommodations, ocean transportation, standard meals, services and onboard entertainment.

What's not included

Items that are of a personal nature, for which there is a fair and reasonable charge. Not included in the cruise fare are items that are of a personal nature including gratuities, shore excursions, airfare, telephone calls, faxes, spa treatments, salon services, photographs, laundry and valet service as well as wine, liquor and other beverages.

Will I need a passport or visa?

You are responsible for obtaining all necessary travel documents and for complying with Customs and Immigration requirements. Guests with out proper travel documents will not be allowed to board the vessel. If for some reason you must leave the ship mid-cruise, you will be denied re-entry into the U.S. unless you possess a valid U.S. passport and no refund of cruise fare will be given to any guest failing to bring such documentation. All major cruise lines encourage all guests to obtain passports as soon as possible to avoid backlogs. For more information, please visit the U.S State department website at www.travel.state.gov.





Cruising Tips

Air Travel

Passports will be required for any air travel from the Caribbean as of January 23, 2007. ALL persons, including U.S. citizens, traveling by air between the United States and Canada, Mexico and South America, the Caribbean and Bermuda will be required to present a valid passport.

Cruise Travel

As early as January 1st, 2008, subject to U.S. Government amendment, ALL persons, including U.S. citizens, traveling between the United States and Canada, Mexico, Central and South America, the Caribbean and Bermuda may be required to present a valid passport or other documents as determined by the Department of Homeland Security.

Can I phone home?

Ship-to-shore telephone service is available 24 hours a day while the ship is at sea or in port from your stateroom. You'll find a telephone and dialing instructions in your stateroom.
If you need to be reached by people at home, have them call or fax the ship directly; or they can contact you via email through your own Internet Service Provider which you can then access via the Internet Café.


Is internet service available?

You can send and receive emails through your own service provider in the Internet Café for a nominal charge.

How do I plan my on-shore activities?

Naturally, you are free to explore many of the ports of call on your own, however, a variety of shore excursion are arranged for you convenience. Each excursion is carefully researched by our Shore Excursion Staff to ensure your experience ashore is as enriching and enjoyable as your stay aboard. You may pre-book your excursions online by selecting Personalize Your Cruise. You will need to enter your booking number and your name as it appears on your reservation. The excursion selected will be debited to you onboard account . Or, if you prefer, you may purchase the shore excursion onboard at the Shore Excursion Desk. Shore Excursions are subject to availability and not available on all ships and sail dates.

What about laundry and dry cleaning services?

Complete valet services including laundry, pressing and dry cleaning, can be arranged through your stateroom steward/stewardess and billed to your shipboard account.


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Travel Documents


You are responsible for obtaining all travel documents as well as compliance with Customs and Immigration requirements. You will be required to comply with all government imposed security measures, which may change without notice.

Visa Requirements:


All passengers are responsible for obtaining all necessary travel documents and for complying with Customs and Immigration requirements.

Please check current VISA requirements with the appropriate embassies or consulates prior to departing on your cruise vacation. Kosherica is providing this application for your convenience.



Kosherica is not responsible for the accuracy of information provided herein. Please contact www.visahq.com with any questions.


Guests without proper travel documents will not be allowed to board the vessel. If for some reason you must leave the ship mid-cruise, you will be denied re-entry into the U.S. unless you possess a valid U.S. passport and no refund of cruise fare will be given to any guest failing to bring such documentation. Kosherica encourages all guests to obtain passports as soon as possible to avoid backlogs. For more information, please visit the U.S State department website at www.travel.state.gov.



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