UnCruise Adventures released its schedule of Alaska cruises for 2019 and opens the Alaska cruise season earlier with its first adventure cruise departing on April 6. Seven small ships sail 142 departures on 11 itineraries with a new Alaska’s Glacier Country itinerary sailing roundtrip from Juneau. In spring 2019, UnCruise will feature 24 Alaska Awakening… [Read More]
Princess Cruises has started its 2018 Alaska cruise season, offering guests more options to experience the Great Land. Princess Cruises offers itineraries and cruise tour options that bring the history, people, and culture of Alaska to life both on land and at sea. This summer Princess Cruises has seven ships sailing the region including the… [Read More]
Windstar Cruises recently appointed Captain James Griffiths to a new role as Expedition Captain, in preparation for Windstar’s return to Alaska this spring with Star Legend. On these voyages, Windstar will feature its new Signature Expeditions program that combines adventurous shore excursion offerings more commonly found on expedition ships and pairs them with Windstar’s own… [Read More]
What are Alaska cruise tours, and why should I take one? We look at which lines offer Alaska cruise tours, and what makes them so unique and perfect for new and experienced visitors alike.
When Windstar Cruises returns to Alaska this year after a long absence, it will be offering a brand-new program of events onboard and ashore that aims to bring Alaska’s rich history to live. Windstar’s new Signature Expeditions program will debut in May aboard Star Legend, which will offer a full season of Alaskan cruises departing… [Read More]
In 2019, Princess Cruises will celebrate 50 years of cruising to Alaska, after first launching voyages to the region in 1969 with the 12,000-ton Princess Italia. Half a century later, Princess plans to commemorate that occasion with one of its largest deployments ever in Alaska, including the maiden visit of the 141,000 Royal Princess. “Our… [Read More]
This year, ultra-luxury line Seabourn offered its first cruises to Alaska in 15 years. What’s in store for Seabourn Alaska 2018? Back in June, I hopped aboard the 450-guest Seabourn Sojourn in Vancouver to see what the line had to offer on a 12-day voyage up to Seward. Having cruise to Alaska almost a dozen times… [Read More]
UnCruise Adventures announces its new “Alaska Awakening” promotion, which offers travelers the opportunity to be among the first to take in the breathtaking views in Southeast Alaska in 2018, while sailing at a lower rate. As the area shakes off the winter chill, guests on the small ship Alaska cruise have more chances to see… [Read More]