How to Choose an Alaskan Cruise

Un-Cruise Adventure

Last year I took my first Alaskan cruise. At first I thought an Alaska cruise seemed basic – I pick my port, we see glaciers, and go home. Boy was I wrong! There are a few factors you need to take into consideration when planning and booking an Alaskan cruise. It’s not as simple as […]

Norwegian Launches Alaska Bonus Days

Norwegian announced Alaska Bonus Days happening today through September 15, allowing guests to get $100 on board credit per stateroom on Alaska sailings. Norwegian Pearl and Norwegian Jewel both sail seasonally in Alaska from Seattle, in 2013 Norwegian Sun will also sail seven-night cruises roundtrip from Vancouver. Fares for these 2013 Alaska sailings start at […]

Holland America increases sailings and guest capacity in Alaska 2013

For the 2013 Alaska cruise season, Holland America is adding more departures and more guests than previous years. Although they line will still have seven ships in the region, as 2012, the ms Amsterdam will double departures on new seven-night roundtrip sailings out of Vancouver. This results in an increase in guest capacity of 6.5 […]

This is kind of weird.  A friend sent me this article over the weekend. VANCOUVER, British Columbia (July 25) – A cruise ship arrived at the Port of Vancouver from Alaska with a dead whale lodged in its bow. The Princess Cruise Lines’ Sapphire Princess was docked at the Canada Place terminal Saturday with the […]