Tag Archives: Ketchikan

Zipping through the forest in Ketchikan

At the time of publishing, I am now in Vancouver. Internet on the ship was horrendous. I couldn’t connect while at sea at all, which was all day yesterday. But I still want to share my experience, so after this … Continue reading

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What to do in Kethickan

Ketchikan, Alaska is the next stop on our Best of Alaska cruisetour after Juneau. The city was founded in 1885 as a salmon cannery site. Indeed, it’s the Salmon Capital of the World. If you plan on exploring the city … Continue reading

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Timeless Misty Fjords by Floatplane

Like floating through the air with the greatest of ease – the moment our little floatplane took off from the water’s edge in downtown Ketchikan we were immediately surrounded and overwhelmed by the endless terrain of evergreens interspersed with beautiful … Continue reading

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Free Shore Excursion in Ketchikan

With seven ships in Alaska, Holland America offers plenty of dates and itinerary options for travelers. Combined with our slew of rich offers and bonuses such as shipboard credit, cocktail reception, and free upgrades, free hotel, to name only a … Continue reading

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We’ve Got Another Exclusive Cruisetour!

You know about our exclusive Best of Alaska Cruisetour, the one where we partner with Princess to offer the cruise portion? Yeah, this year’s sailings sold out! For next year, we’re offering it again, with an additional date. Also, new … Continue reading

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Top 4 Must-Visits in Alaska

What can I say? The scenery and not to mention the glaciers in Alaska are amazing! It’s hard to narrow down to only a few favourite spots. Nontheless, here are my top 4 must-visits in Alaska. 1. Glacier Bay National … Continue reading

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Alaska with Cruise Expert Kassandra

An Alaska cruise isn’t your typical family vacation. It’s so much more. Cruise Expert Kassandra Gehry took her young family to the Great Land this past summer and well, read on to find out about her experience there and whether the … Continue reading

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Alaska with Cruise Expert Jocelyn Rheault

Alaska Cruise Expert Jocelyn Rheault has been with CruiseExperts Travel for several years now and her enthusiasm for her job is as apparent as ever. That’s what happens when you make your passion your career! Jocelyn talks about in this … Continue reading

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Alaska with Cruise Expert Wes

In this interview, I saw Wes’ passion shine through. I think you will, too. Get to know Cruise Expert Wes as he offers up some fantastic tips and insight on how best to spend your limited time on your cruise vacation … Continue reading

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Guest Post: Our Hugely Anticipated Cruise, Part 3

This is Dirk Pool’s last guest post about his Alaska cruise this summer. You can read his other posts here. Sunday, September 4, 2011 was a day that we were going to sail into Glacier Bay to see three active … Continue reading

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