Welcome aboard! You are setting sail on the NCL dream cruises. You will Encircle the Eastern Hemisphere from Saint Petersburg to Tokyo. Then, you will Encircle the Western Hemisphere from Anchorage to Québec City. Enjoy visiting 183 NCL ports. These are a sample of the 6,000+ photos of places to see with descriptions available from Encircle Photos documenting 242 NCL ports. But first, a mandatory muster drill.