Category: Alaska

Glaciers and nature the Alaska dream cruise

Interested in glaciers? An Alaskan cruise adventure is a great way to discover the wonder of glaciers.  The word glacier comes from French via the Vulgar Latin glacia, and ultimately from Latin glacies meaning ice.  The corresponding area of study is called glaciology (more at http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Glacier). Another great place to learn about glaciers is http://nsidc.org/glaciers/ where you […]

Princess Cruises Alaska Cruisetours

Denali National Park | Alaska See the Alaska rarely seen by others during this fully escorted land tour. Visit unforgettable destinations such as the six-million acre Denali National Park or the gold-rush town of Fairbanks. Alaska…nothing in the lower 48 compares. With a Cruisetour, you’ll witness first-hand the heroic, historic and romantic scenery of this […]