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We are looking at dinner and breakfast. ...
We are looking at dinner and breakfast.

Thanks.
There are many great places to eat on Robson...
There are many great places to eat on Robson Street, walk south up to Robson. As for liquor stores I have attached the closest one.... if you leave on a Sunday, the liquor store on Thurlow and Bute...
Great review. We leave next weekend for...
Great review. We leave next weekend for Vancouver and then off on the Coral! After reading your post, we can't wait.

Vancouver - we are staying at the Bayshore and you mentioned a couple of...
We are staying at the Bayshore next month and I...
We are staying at the Bayshore next month and I contacted the hotel about a shuttle to the pier and they said no, take a cab. Around 6 - 7 USD.
Sallye - We leave next month on the Coral. ...
Sallye - We leave next month on the Coral. Can't wait for your review. Please tell all!!!!!!!
Customs limits the amount of liquor you can bring...
Customs limits the amount of liquor you can bring in. That's why we need to buy it once we get to Vancouver.
I did book this through Princess because the...
I did book this through Princess because the train schedule I found online didn't say anything about running after mid September (we disembark on the 18th). I wanted to take the train instead of a...
Any liquor stores close to the Westin Bayshore? ...
Any liquor stores close to the Westin Bayshore?

Thanks
ARRTrain - Thanks for the information. We'll...
ARRTrain - Thanks for the information. We'll have fun exploring downtown Anchorage. So much to see, so little time:) !
Forum: Alaska
Posted By p&d1996
We will be on the Coral in September. After...
We will be on the Coral in September. After reading your comments, it's too far away! Wish I was there now:) !
Princess Rail Transfer to Anchorage
Disembark in Whittier, rail transfer to Anchorage. Has anyone done this? Where does the train drop you off? What time do we get to Anchorage? Our flight is not until the evening. Just trying to...
Granville Island has the Fringe Festival from...
Granville Island has the Fringe Festival from 9/7-17. They do expect a large number of people. Maybe the locals will know more.
Gerry: You can continue to bid for $110 for...
Gerry:

You can continue to bid for $110 for a while, go up on your bid, or try the splitting. I see you actually need only three nights, which may not make the splitting worthwhile, your...
Have you tried splitting your bids? Bid for the...
Have you tried splitting your bids? Bid for the 13th and 14th on the first bid and bid for the 15th and 16th on another bid. You do risk the chance of getting two different hotels. If you get a...
I got the Westin Bayshore for Sept. 10, one night...
I got the Westin Bayshore for Sept. 10, one night at $110.00 three weeks ago. Bid for several weeks. Have you tried splitting your stay and bidding that way? I've seen where that has helped people...
Shorts and tank top or short sleeve shirt. It...
Shorts and tank top or short sleeve shirt. It can get very warm but with the safety gear on and harnesses, you don't want to be in a bathing suit. Good tennis shoes - a short walk is involved. We...
Vancouver, BC
September 10, 2006
One night pre-cruise
4* Westin Bayshore - Vancouver, BC
$110.00

Been bidding for a while on this. This time priceline offered a counter of $22 when I reached $100. ...
Vancouver, BC
September 10, 2006
One night pre-cruise
4* Westin Bayshore - Vancouver, BC
$110.00

Been bidding for a while on this. This time priceline offered a counter of $22 when I reached $100. ...
Shoppie: I understand what you are saying...
Shoppie:

I understand what you are saying describing the crowd that goes to that type of festival. That's why I'm also somewhat at a loss. I looked at Vancouver's "official website" and it did...
lssg
I remember talking to you about that on another thread. I did not know about the festival at that time either. I'm looking at the Hotwire options right now also. Any tips on that website?

I'll...
Shoppie: I've been bidding on Priceline for...
Shoppie:

I've been bidding on Priceline for 4* hotels in the downtown area for a little while. Max bid of $100. Before all this, I checked the Vancouver "official website" and did a search for...
Shoppie
I plan to be in Vancouver on Sept 10 for one night. I've just learned there is a festival at that time on Granville Island. Is this why I am having trouble getting a hotel on Priceline? How big is...
lssg: What hotel did you end up with? ...
lssg:

What hotel did you end up with? Price (if I may ask)? How many days were you trying for? I am still going to try the Priceline thing for a while. I have been reading the betterbidding...
lssg - I have been trying on Priceline for...
lssg -

I have been trying on Priceline for Vancouver in September also with no luck. Same request - 4*. I'm trying for the downtown area only. What areas have you tried? I'll keep trying for...