The Great Wall Welcomes Heroes From Princess Cruises in Beijing

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Shore excursion review from a visit to China on Princess Cruises.   Chinese fortune cookie moment at the Great Wall Ancient Chinese saying says, “one who fails to reach the Great Wall would not be regarded as a hero.”  Or the quote might have come from Mao Zedong who said, “he who has not climed the Great Wall is not […]

Princess Cruises Santa Barbara wine country cruise port of call

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Santa Barbara Harbor lies on California’s Pacific coast near the Santa Ynez Mountains about 90 nautical miles northwest of the Port of Los Angeles. Santa Barbara does not see a large amount of cruise ship activity, however, when cruise lines do call on Santa Barbara it is a welcome stop. A worthwhile itinerary that calls on Santa Barbara is the […]

Back Country Zodiac adventure in Ketchikan

Posted 2 CommentsPosted in Alaska, Alaska via Princess Crusies, Princess Cruises, Shore Excursions

Back country Zodiac Adventure – Ketchikan, Alaska Princess Cruises offers many ways to Escape Completely in Ketchikan. One fun shore excursion to try if the Back Country Zodiac Adventure.  This shore excursion allows guests to skipper their own custom-built motorized inflatable along the coastline of Revillagigado Island for a unique Alaska adventure. SCENIC CRUISE Following a short walk to the expedition base, […]

Princess Cruises Alaska’s Whales & Rainforest Trails shore excursion for Juneau

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Whale watching shore excursion overview Juneau, Alaska – Wilderness adventure Shore excursion overview  This shore excursion is offered by Princess Cruises. It is perfect for people to see glaciers and marine life. Families with children over 5 will enjoy nature and learning. Experience the abundant wildlife of Southeast Alaska by land and by sea on this exclusive eco-tour. Combine a […]

Dog Sledding & Glacier Flightseeing in Alaska #FollowMeAtSea

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Princess Cruises offers a fine collection of vendors to serve Alaska cruise customers.  One popular shore excursion combines dog sledding and glacier flightseeing.  Participants on the Skagway excursion meet professional mushers and their dogs on a unique Alaska excursion that combines helicopter flightseeing with dog sledding. This is such an amazing activity.  Our musher was Cindy Barrand and I hope she wins the “big […]

Princess Cruises Port Review Skagway

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Port Buzz: Skagway After two days of cruising, we arrive in Skagway. Today it is all about Gold Rush fever. In fact, Skagway, Alaska was known to thousands of hopeful gold rushers as the gateway to the gold fields.  Not the easiest route to the Klondike, Skagway offered the shortest route to the gold. The tiny little city of Skagway with […]

Port Review Naples Disney Cruise Line Port Adventure of Pompeii

Posted 5 CommentsPosted in Disney Cruise Line, Europe, For Families, Shore Excursions, Western Med via Disney Cruise Line

Disney Cruise Line port of call: Naples, Italy. Shore excursion review Pompeii Pompeii shore excursion Disney Cruise Line offers many options for visiting Pompeii.  The least amount of money will buy a 4.5 hour half-day adventure costing $75 per adult and $66.00 for children ages 3-9. The village of Pompeii is located 14 miles east of Naples.  In 79 A.D. […]

Cruise Buzz live from Malta on the Disney Cruise

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Welcome to Valletta, Malta Port Buzz: Information about visiting Valletta, Malta during a cruise line port of call. Mediterranean cruise port review of Valletta, Malta. Malta’s capital, Valletta, is situated in the middle of the Mediterranean, just 52 miles south of Sicily, yet it seems like it is a step back in time. The archipelago is located in the central Mediterranean […]