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Alaska- help me decide
Posted by: europe2011 on Feb 24, 16 at 4:13pm
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I will be going on a cruise with my 69 year old Mom in July. We have narrowed it done to 2 choices and want to hear from those of you that have been on an Alaskan cruise what your thoughts are between our final 2 choices. Few questions I have:
Is seeing Glacier Bay a must?
In terms of Sea Sickness, will the larger boat (Ruby) be a more sensible option?
Since I feel that we will see more on the Holland cruise, is their food and service better or the same as Princess?
Thanks!

Option #1: Princess Cruise on the Ruby Princess
1
Seattle, Washington
Sunday, July 3
4:00 PM
2
At Sea
Monday, July 4
3
Ketchikan, Alaska
Tuesday, July 5
6:30 AM 3:00 PM
4
Tracy Arm Fjord, Alaska (Scenic Cruising)
Wednesday, July 6
5:00 AM 9:00 AM
4
Juneau, Alaska
Wednesday, July 6
12:30 PM 10:15 PM
5
Skagway, Alaska
Thursday, July 7
6:00 AM 5:00 PM
6
At Sea
Friday, July 8
7
Victoria, British Columbia
Saturday, July 9
7:00 PM 11:59 PM
8
Seattle, Washington
Sunday, July 10
7:00 AM

Option #2: Holland America on the ms Amsterdam
Day Date Port Arrive Depart
0 02 Jul 2016 Vancouver, B.C., CA 05:00 PM
1 03 Jul 2016 Scenic Cruising The Inside Passage CO
2 04 Jul 2016 Tracy Arm Inlet, Alaska, US SX SC 10:00 AM 10:30 AM
2 04 Jul 2016 Juneau, Alaska, US 01:00 PM 10:00 PM
3 05 Jul 2016 Skagway, Alaska, US 07:00 AM 09:00 PM
4 06 Jul 2016 Glacier Bay CO 07:00 AM 04:00 PM
5 07 Jul 2016 Ketchikan, Alaska, US 10:00 AM 06:00 PM
6 08 Jul 2016 Scenic Cruising The Inside Passage CO
7 09 Jul 2016 Vancouver, B.C., CA 07:00 AM

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