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Juneau Whale Watching

Juneau Whale Watching

Juneau Whale watching trip – whale fluke!The Juneau whale watching excursion one of the best moments of our Alaska family vacation.  We had heard that you are likely to see whales from the cruise ship and we were going to skip this excursion, but I’m so glad that we went ahead and did it!  The whales that you see on this excursion are up close and personal.  The whales that you see from the deck of the cruise ship are…

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Our Alaska Family Vacation

Our Alaska Family Vacation

Taking an Alaska Family Vacation was on the top of our list for several years.  And now that it’s behind us (sadly), it was one of our all-time favorites!  The scenery and wildlife was amazing.  We saw moose, grizzly bears, caribou, calving glaciers, whales, seals, icebergs, the highest peak in North America and lots more.  A good portion of the vacation was on a cruise ship but we also spent a few nights just outside of Denali National Park which…

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Why Take a Cruise Vacation?

Why Take a Cruise Vacation?

If wasn’t until 2012 that we decided to take a cruise vacation.  We were looking for something that would appeal to all of our kids (teens, tween, and pre-school).  Our first cruise turned out be to be one of the best family vacations ever…and we vowed to add cruising to our ‘rotation’ of adventures. Here are the reasons why our family loves to take a cruise vacation: The Adventure: There’s something exhilarating about cruising out into ‘the great unknown’.  You…

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