Alaska

Information about Alaska for cruise passengers.

Pre or Post Seattle Cruise Excursion: Future of Flight Aviation Center & Boeing Tour

Pre or Post Seattle Cruise Excursion: Future of Flight Aviation Center & Boeing Tour Perhaps a little off the beaten track but well worth the effort is a pre or post cruise tour to the  Future of Flight Aviation Center & Boeing Tour in Snohomish County. I got a chance to enjoy the center after …

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Port Buzz: Sitka

Live Voyage Report: Sitka via Holland America Line Ultimate  Sitka Adventure When in Sitka, cruise passengers can choose to do a couple of things: stay in town or go out to explore the region. I decided that today was the perfect opportunity to get out of my comfort zone to experience hard-core Alaska-sized adventure travel. …

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Cruising Tracy Arm Fjord

Cruising Tracy Arm Holland America Line’s ms Oosterdam sailed from Seattle into Tracy Arm for an afternoon of scenic cruising. Tracy Arm, a narrow, twisting, 30-mile-long fjord that ends at the twin Sawyer glaciers marks our first milestone along the 7-night Alaska Explorer itinerary. Named  after Civil War General Benjamin Franklin Tracy, Tracy Arm is …

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Live Voyage Report: Welcome aboard Holland America Line Oosterdam

Live Voyage Report: Welcome aboard Holland America Line m/s Oosterdam Under clear skies and scorching heat (for Seattle standards), I embarked Holland America Line’s m/s Oosterdam. My stateroom Sporting the signature Holland America Line stateroom amenities (upgraded mattress, flat screen tv, dvd player) my verandah stateroom on the aft of the ship is comfortable. I …

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Alaska Cruise Guide

Cruise Guide: Alaska Explorer Holland America Line This Cruise Guide has links to the ports and instructions for getting to the ship in Seattle.  Specially prepared for Holland America Line m/s Oosterdam 7-night roundtrip sailing from Seattle with calls to Juneau, Sitka, Ketchikan, Victoria BC.   Getting to the ship in Seattle Pier Information for …

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