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Things to Consider When Planning A Trip to Alaska

You have been dreaming and saving for a trip to Alaska. Now what? Intrust your wishes and dreams to our professional travel advisors, who have spent countless hours training and actual time in Alaska to assist you in planning. Here are a few questions that we like to ask our guests to pair them with […]

Cruising to Alaska

Cruising to Alaska

Deciding to experience the vast beauty of Alaska for the first time can feel overwhelming; a cruise is the perfect option to get a taste.  Ovation of the Seas I have been thinking about visiting Alaska for quite some time now and finally got the opportunity via a Royal Caribbean cruise on Ovation of the […]

Anchorage

Anchorage

Anchorage is a prime starting or ending point for any land based Alaska trip. Our recent trip started in Anchorage. It is highly recommended to stay downtown. Anchorage is a fairly easy city to walk around if your hotel is in the right location. The top choice is the Marriott Downtown Anchorage which is where […]

Fairbanks – Golden Heart of Alaska

Fairbanks Alaska

Many of our interior land trips in Alaska begin or end in Fairbanks, Alaska. Fairbanks is the largest city in the Interior region of Alaska and the second largest in the state. There is an airport in Fairbanks, and our Interior Alaska Land trips usually fly in or out of Fairbanks or Anchorage.  Top 5 […]

Anchorage, Alaska

Anchorage

If you are flying into Alaska for a land-only trip not combined with a cruise, chances are you will fly in or out of Anchorage. The other popular airport for Alaska land trips is Fairbanks.  Anchorage is the gateway for flying in and starting a journey into interior Alaska.  Anchorage, Alaska’s largest city, is in […]

Sitka, Alaska

This port is not as popular as Juneau, Seward, Skagway, or Ketchikan, but it should be. Sitka is a hidden gem.  I was lucky enough to sail on a cruise that stopped in Sitka, and I fell in love with the small Alaskan port town. When I was visiting, you could feel more of the […]

Top 5 Things to do in Vancouver

Vancouver is one of my favorite cities in Canada. This city is a melting pot of cultures and people.  Vancouver, a bustling west coast seaport in British Columbia, is among Canada’s densest, ethnically diverse cities. A popular filming location, it’s surrounded by mountains and has thriving art, theatre, and music scenes.  Favorite Places to Stay […]

Top Five Experiences in Skagway, Alaska

Top Five Experiences in Skagway, Alaska

Skagway is a small coastal Alaska town and a common cruise stop. I personally love Skagway, and my favorite excursion that I have taken is the White Pass Rail Trip.  Skagway had a population of 1,191 as of 2020. Skagway is a cute, quaint town full of character and history. Many small shops are filled […]

Top Five things to do in Juneau Alaska

Juneau

Juneau, Alaska is located in one of the largest wilderness areas in the United States.  Juneau is the capital city of the state of Alaska, and most travelers visit Juneau while cruising.  I love Juneau, and I wanted to share my Top Five things to do.  #1 Whale Watching  The whale watching is incredible in […]

Seward, Alaska

Seward, Alaska

Seward is a small coastal town in interior Alaska. This is one of my favorite towns in all of Alaska. Getting to Seward You can reach Seward via cruise ships with open-jawed (cruises that leave from one port and end in a different port) or cruises leaving and dropping off from Seward.  If you are […]