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These cancellations were prior to the cruise...
These cancellations were prior to the cruise starting, it sounds like? When and how were you notified. Did they happen to get credited to the other person?

You got refunded for the St....
In the past ship contracts were with Kenai Fjords...
In the past ship contracts were with Kenai Fjords tours.

Call them direct and ask them.

Are you overnight in Seward prior to your cruise? If you ARE in Anc the day prior, I would hope...
They may, the law also has a clause that it is...
They may, the law also has a clause that it is illegal to take out of State.
Good start. :) You might always want to...
Good start. :) You might always want to compare cruise costs? Sometimes those can be significant.

A suggestion would be to consult your healthcare professional for motion sickness remedies...
I'd suggest a 3 hour window at the ANC airport, ...
I'd suggest a 3 hour window at the ANC airport, especially cruise ship days. The airport is also, very Art Museum like :) Plenty of interesting exhibits to also take a look at.
It sounds like you have done multiple trips here...
It sounds like you have done multiple trips here and have driven up to Deadhorse? How recent were those?

My reference - is about the tours. Far superior for a day trip is the fly road...
The PWS tour is excellent and a great use of...
The PWS tour is excellent and a great use of time. I'm never in any rush to get on Alaska cruise ships. Take advantage of being there. :)
For the day trips, I only recommend the...
For the day trips, I only recommend the fly/road combo. The round trip road trip is grueling. :)

Not sure if the above poster has been on the entire Dalton, but this section is the dullest...
With 2 cabins, likely you are looking at double...
With 2 cabins, likely you are looking at double occupancy rate, You have eliminated 2 cruise lines, for what ever reason, then I'd suggest you look first at "Alaska". Determine WHAT you want...
I think the rating is to perhaps make sure, it's...
I think the rating is to perhaps make sure, it's understood that some fitness is required. :)
Just a thought,, I can't imagine honeymooners, ...
Just a thought,, I can't imagine honeymooners, wanting to be on a fixed- group point to point mainland tour of Alaska? Is it a consideration to perhaps just go on your own? Very simple to do....
Same area. I've been on NCL multiple times and...
Same area. I've been on NCL multiple times and have used both docks. The ship certainly can not dock in St George or Hamilton. :)
there is no advantage using the Princess shuttle....
there is no advantage using the Princess shuttle. If of interest, a PWS boat tour is top scenic choice tour. Superior glacier viewing compared to anything you see from your cruise ship.

I'd...
The most scenic is Amtrak, 2 trains/day. ...
The most scenic is Amtrak, 2 trains/day. Otherwise, Bolt Bus and Greyhound are usually the bargain. One way car rentals, work well for added scenic stops- planned ahead. There is also...
I have rented cars in these 3 ports several...
I have rented cars in these 3 ports several times. I suggest- you determine where you are going to go and what you want to see, to make sure this is how you want to spend your time.

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Renting a car is simple and also offers you...
Renting a car is simple and also offers you multiple additional options. What are you doing at Mendenhall? Here is the fee schedule. - has noting to do with how you get there- if it's accessed.
These times are insignificant, fog can and does...
These times are insignificant, fog can and does occur any time.

I'd suggest booking the time that you prefer. The train, with getting on in Fraser, has a lot if not most people getting...
The days are different, if that matters? I've...
The days are different, if that matters? I've done Alaska on both itineraries and lines. When are you going. Actually usually with these 2 itineraries, there are big differences in the Juneau...
The cruise Next deposits are one of the best...
The cruise Next deposits are one of the best deals going. ;) Every deposit redeemed is getting $125 off your booking. (assuming a minimum of a 2 deposit purchase). I'll take that money EVERY...
Just take 2 cabs. There is a cab line, right...
Just take 2 cabs. There is a cab line, right on the lower level (where you enter/exit) of Canada Place.
I'd suggest a search of airport area hotels. ...
I'd suggest a search of airport area hotels. book based on price, if that is your priority? listings, www.anchorage.net along with hotel booking sites.
Sorry, I never recommend using any booking...
Sorry, I never recommend using any booking agents. It is simple to just deal DIRECT. No phone tag, wrong information etc.

Most of the agents haven't been to Alaska, and can only give you...
Cabin access is never that early. Simply have...
Cabin access is never that early. Simply have your bags properly tagged and leave them at the drop off. If you are taking a PWS boat tour, then likely you will not have any time to board and...
I mentioned a deviation that I do. since the map...
I mentioned a deviation that I do. since the map has you going the shortest route. BUT, it is straight uphill. I walk down to Pike and usually backtrack, on 3rd, stopping at the Walgreens, for a...
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