Cruising Alaska is a great introduction to the many things to do in Alaska. Having just come home from an UnCruise, we felt that we truly experienced the rugged wilderness of the 49th state. But being on a cruise is just one part of going to Alaska. That’s why booking an added package before or after your cruise is a… Read More
Alaska is a state in the United States of America. It is the northernmost state in the country and this is a collection of articles about Alaska.
An Alaskan cruise is on many person’s lists of dream vacations. There are numerous cruise lines in Alaska to choose from. We were looking for a trip that took us off the beaten path away from the usual route, and the small ship cruise with UnCruise did the trick. UnCruise Alaska We had traveled to Alaska in 2011 on a… Read More
It was a sad day when we pulled into Juneau on our Alaskan, Princess Cruise. We were nearing the end of our trip and had saved one of our most spectacular excursions for the end.Today we were going dogsledding on a Mendenhall Glacier. When we stepped out onto our balcony, we saw that the rain was coming down hard.Trips were being canceled everywhere, and unfortunately ours was one of them. Don’t feel too bad for us. Instead of dogsledding, we got to go whale watching.
One of the most pleasant excursions we had on our Alaskan Cruise was during our day in Skagway, Alaska. Princess Cruises really spoiled us by allowing us to choose any adventure that we liked during our time on the Follow Me At Sea Press Trip.Alaska is an adventure paradise.Between the wildlife, the glaciers and the terrain, a person could spend weeks filling up their itinerary with activities.The Heli, Hike and Rail day trip was the perfect blend of adventure, exercise and sight seeing.
Ready for a real adventure? That is the tag line on the card of Ketchikan Outdoors in Alaska. This is one wild adventure. After watching our safety video, we were led to the dock where we got into our designated Zodiacs and in an instant we were flying out into the channel. This isn’t your grandparent’s cruise excursion. This is an authentic Alaskan boat trip out into the wild waters of Alaska.