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 […]

Day 9 Princess Cruises #FollowMeAtSea Alaska cruise on Coral Princess

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Welcome to Juneau Rain greets us in Juneau. But as the saying goes, it takes both sun and rain to make a rainbow.  It makes me ponder the gold rush and the hearty environment that greeted the gold prospectors. Beside the history of Juneau, the landscape is amazing; mountains, streams, waterfalls, and wildlife are abundant.  Princess Cruises offers many ways […]

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 […]

Day 7 Princess Cruises #FollowMeAtSea Alaska cruisetour

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  Today is day 7 of our Alaska cruisetour which started on land and will finish on the sea.  The mantra for the day is “glaciers advance, glaciers retreat.”   Today it is all about Glacier Bay.  The Coral Princess delivers us to this famous land.  Glacier Bay is a magical place that brings out our inner-naturalist (think John Muir.) The Park […]

What is the Princess Cruises Ultimate Ship Tour #FollowMeAtSea

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  Princess Cruises offers many exciting onboard activities. One activity that has caused a big buzz is the “Ultimate Ship Tour.”  Passengers wishing to have access to behind-the-scenes areas will love the rare glimpse into the operations of the ship. Today I was treated by Princess Cruises to the Ultimate Ship Tour on the Coral Princess.  Visits to the ship’s engine […]

About the Coral Princess #FollowMeAtSea

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The Coral Princess was introduced in 2003.  The ship, built just trim enough to traverse the Panama Canal, accommodates 1,970 passengers and 900 crew members. Coral Princess has a great itinerary (two full days of glacier viewing) with port calls in Skagway, Juneau, and Ketchikan. This southbound Voyage of the Glaciers ends in Vancouver, British Columbia. The public areas on […]