Excursion Types

The Flavors of Old Mexico: 10 Latin Delicacies to Die For

This history of Mexican food stretches for thousands of years into the past. The sumptuous cuisine we crave today traces its origins to Aztec, Mayan and Spanish influences – with craveable contributions from French, Caribbean, South American, African and Portuguese cultures. It all began with the nomadic Mayans. These wandering hunter gatherers consumed fish, tropical […]

10 Bucket List Cruise Ports You MUST See Before You Die

When was the last time you updated your vacation bucket list? Oh yeah? Well, that’s too long! It’s time to dust off that outdated checklist and start booking your next cruise. And of course, no trip would be complete without some amazing shore tours sprinkled in. Check out these breathtaking destinations and discover hand-selected excursions […]

Butchart Gardens: Beyond the Port in Victoria, British Columbia

Victoria, British Columbia, Canada Inevitably, your Alaskan cruise ship will stop in at least one Canadian port. A popular locale is Victoria, British Columbia. Welcome to Victoria, British Columbia This capital city is actually located on the southern tip of Vancouver Island, one of the largest islands in the Pacific. Located just over 60 miles […]

The Chief Johnson Totem Pole: Beyond the Port in Ketchikan, Alaska

Ketchikan, Alaska Known as Alaska’s “first city”, Ketchikan is the southernmost city in the state; therefore, it is often one of the first stops on a northbound or roundtrip Alaskan cruise. Besides being the closest Alaskan city to the United States mainland, Ketchikan is also one of the wettest locations in the country with an […]