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Golden Princess Embarks on Inaugural Singapore to Alaska Cruise After Dry Dock

Golden Princess  (Courtesy Princess Cruises)Golden Princess has embarked on Princess Cruises’ inaugural Singapore to Alaska cruise after dry dock in Singapore. This is the first time Princess Cruises is operating a direct cruise from Singapore to Alaska, meeting growing demand from Asian passengers who want to sail on an Alaskan cruise departing from a port close to home.




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Seabourn’s 2018 Alaska/British Columbia Season To Feature World-class Expedition Team Leading “Ventures By Seabourn” Optional Tours

Seabourn, the world’s finest ultra-luxury travel experience, is putting immersive adventure at the forefront for its Alaska and British Columbia season this summer with an impressive offering of optional Ventures by Seabourn guided kayak, Zodiac, catamaran and hiking tours.




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Tiny Alaska village prepares for its 1st cruise ship visit

The Alaska village of Larsen Bay — with a population of 87 — will have its first luxury cruise ship visit this summer. Kodiak city harbormaster Lon White said it’s the first time he can remember a cruise liner visiting one of Kodiak’s outlying villages, the Kodiak Daily Mirror reported Wednesday. (abcnews.go.com)




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Rocky Mountaineer Inks Second Alaska Partnership With Azamara

Azamara Club Cruises and Rocky Mountaineer have joined forces on Alaska itineraries for 2019. As part of the agreement, Rocky Mountaineer will develop special offerings of inclusive pre- and post-land programs for select Azamara Alaska voyages that year. (travelagentcentral.com)




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Number of cruise visitors expected to leap in Alaska in 2019

The Celebrity Millennium, in this image in AlaskaA record number of cruise visitors came to Alaska in 2017, and that number is expected to make a sizeable jump in the next two years. In 2019, CLIA expects 37 ships to make 567 voyages and bring 1.31 million people to Alaska. (juneauempire.com)




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Petersburg, Alaska, close to passing new cruise ship fee

Petersburg is close to passing a new fee for passengers on cruise ships visiting the borough. It’s based on a similar charge for cruise passengers in Juneau, which has prompted a lawsuit from the industry. (ktoo.org)




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UnCruise Adventures Launches Pre- and Post-Cruise Land Tours

Cruisers heading to Alaska this spring or summer with UnCruise Adventures now have the option to extend their trip. The expedition cruise line has revealed seven new land tours that focus on exploring Anchorage, Girdwood, Seward and the Kenai Fjords National Park. (cruisecritic.com)




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Offshore Outpost Announces Alaska Deployment

The 160-foot Pacific ProviderOffshore Outpost Expeditions announced that company has expanded its adventure yachting offerings with a new week-long Alaska itinerary on the 160-foot Pacific Provider for summer 2018. Starting May 27, 2018, the ship departs alternating weeks from Whittier or Cordova every Sunday through mid-September. (cruiseindustrynews.com)




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