Best Alaska Cruise Tips to Help You Make the Most of Your Time Aboard and Ashore | The Points Guy
Planning a cruise to Alaska is a lot different from preparing to sail in the Caribbean or Europe. Alaska’s calling card is not beaches or high culture but vast wilderness. The 49th state has half of the national park land in the United States.
Chances are you’ll be exploring sometimes rugged places and will want to spend time in the great outdoors, in addition to experiencing lively frontier towns with fascinating gold rush and Alaska Native history. Prepare to be amazed by the scenery, wildlife and some of the local characters you’ll meet along the way. Proper preparation will assure you have a real Alaska experience and not just a cruise-by look at an amazing place