Star Princess Denali Explorer, Day 4: Double Denali

Denali by Land and Air Aaron Saunders, Live Voyage Reports Friday, June 19, 2015 It’s hard to believe this is already our third full day on our 11-night Princess Cruises’ Denali Explorer Tour that began back on Tuesday in Anchorage. They say that time flies when you are having fun, and that’s most certainly the […]

  • June 19, 2015

Star Princess Denali Explorer, Day 3: Denali National Park

From McKinley to Denali Aaron Saunders, Live Voyage Reports Thursday, June 18, 2015 This morning, we entered our second full day on Princess Cruises’ 11-night Denali Explorer Tour as we awoke in our remote surroundings at the Mt. McKinley Princess Wilderness Lodge, situated just north of Talkeetna, within the borders of Denali State Park. For […]

  • June 18, 2015

Star Princess Denali Explorer, Day 1-2: Anchorage & Mt. McKinley

Exploring the Majesty of Alaska with Princess Cruises Aaron Saunders, Live Voyage Reports Wednesday, June 17, 2015 Yesterday, my Air Canada Rouge flight from Vancouver touched down at Anchorage Ted Stevens International Airport, the largest airport in Alaska’s largest city. It’s the starting point for my ninth journey to Alaska, and second outing with Princess. […]

  • June 17, 2015

A Love Letter To Alaska: Wrapping Up A Live Voyage Report Aboard Star Princess

Like many of you who have commented, I’ve enjoyed reading Gail Jessen’s Live Voyage Reports from Alaska. A newly minted travel writer, Gail shared fresh perspectives about what it’s like to explore the Great Land aboard Princess Cruises’ Star Princess. I particularly enjoyed Gail’s report from her next-to-final day on board when she discovered that Alaska had successfully seduced […]

  • June 5, 2014

On Live Voyage Reports: Star Princess – Alaska’s Inside Passage

Departing from San Francisco, we’ll venture into America’s last frontier. Gail Jessen, Live Voyage Reports On May 23, 2014, the Star Princess departs from San Francisco and sails north toward the Alaskan wilderness. The ship was originally built in 2002 and then refurbished in 2011. When she’s at full capacity, the Star Princess carries 2,600 […]

  • May 20, 2014

From Australia To Athens To Alaska, Three Live Voyage Reports In May From Silver Discoverer, Europa 2 & Star Princess

Probably the closest you can come to cruising without stepping on board a ship is to follow a section of our site that is tucked away, but rapidly growing. That section is called Live Voyage Reports, and this month, three writers will be reporting from three diverse voyages, the first of which begins this week. Silver Discoverer, […]

  • May 5, 2014

Preview: Exploring Alaska’s Inside Passage aboard Star Princess

Preview: Exploring Alaska’s Inside Passage aboard Star Princess Gail Jessen, Live Voyage Reports “Up north there’s a land without fences. Animals outnumber people, sunlight shines at midnight, and nature reigns. Life is different. This northern frontier still boasts pristine landscapes, majestic wildlife, and a coastline that is one of the most enthralling waterways in the […]

  • May 4, 2014

Day 13 – Disembarking the Star Princess

Day 13 – Disembarking the Star Princess Gail Jessen, Live Voyage Reports Thank you for following the Live Voyage Report for Star Princess – Alaska’s Inside Passage all the way to the end. The only update left at this point is to let you know how disembarkation went. I’ve mentioned a number of times that […]

  • April 4, 2014
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