Category Archives: For New Cruisers

Should You Sail From Seattle or Vancouver?

One of the most frequently-asked questions we get deals with where you should embark your Alaska cruise: Seattle, Washington, or Vancouver, British Columbia? The short answer is that there’s no right or wrong decision; a voyage to Alaska is beautiful … Continue reading

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The Good Life: Luxury Cruising Through Alaska

While there are numerous mainstream cruise lines that send their most tried and tested vessels to Alaska, those seeking an ultra-luxury cruise to the 49th State aren’t left out of the action, with Oceania Cruises, Regent Seven Seas, and Silversea Cruises … Continue reading

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Our Agent’s First Cruise to Alaska

We’re going to be featuring our own agent’s experiences in Alaska here on the Alaska Cruise Experts Blog. In the coming weeks, you’ll have the opportunity to hear firsthand impressions from Alaska, and what better way to start than with … Continue reading

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Tips For a Successful Alaska Cruise Tour

When I was escorting Cruise Experts Travel ‘s Ultimate Alaska CruiseTour a few summers ago, I received an excellent question from a reader that I thought was deserving of an entire article. Here’s the question: Hi Aaron, we have a … Continue reading

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Which Alaska Cruise Is Right For You?

Vancouver, Seattle, Or Northbound-Southbound? Years ago, if you wanted to sail to Alaska there was but a single departure port: Vancouver. A few voyages might sail north and south between Alaska and British Columbia but by and large, the vast … Continue reading

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5 Attractions to look forward to when cruising through Alaska

Alaska is a land full of mysteries, myths, beauty, and lots and lots of beautiful attractions. What better way to enjoy a cruise to Alaska than to see all it has to offer you? Alaska has something for everyone whether … Continue reading

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6 Usual (and Unusual) Activities to do in Alaska

If you are wondering what is in Alaska for you then you need to visit and do these 6 activities, which are for all. Make the most of your Alaska Cruise trip in where else, Alaska! So what are you … Continue reading

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5 Authentic Desserts You Must Try in Alaska

What is a perfect cruise trip without the best delights to accompany you? This is why we are going to give you the names of the 5 must have desserts on your cruise to the one and only chilling destination, … Continue reading

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Sailing the US Pacific Coast

The Alaska sailing season has come to an end this year, but there are sailings along North America’s Pacific coastline. They’re called repositioning cruises since the ships reposition from the Pacific Northwest to warmer destinations such as Mexico and the … Continue reading

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Vancouver City Bus Tour Video

Cruise Expert Matthew Vaughan and I recently experienced the Vancouver city bus tour offered through our Shore Excursions department. It was such a fun day! I shared some photos of the places visited this June post. And now, we also … Continue reading

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