New York is sometimes called New York State to distinguish it from its major and most significant city. It allows Northeastern residents to cruise from their ports located within the state. There are two major passengers cruise terminals in New York State – Cape Liberty in New Jersey and Brooklyn Cruise Terminal in New York. Millions of passengers visit both ports every year, including the world's largest cruise ships. Moreover, the Port of New York is home to cruise lines like Norwegian, Princess, Carnival, Holland America, Cunard Cruises, and Crystal cruise line. Whether you are departing from a port in the big city or a port in the suburbs, there are many attractions to see, from light shows to world-class skiing!