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Old 07-04-2008, 10:42 AM
bizzybee bizzybee is offline
Join Date: Jan 2007
Location: Maryland
Posts: 68
We cruised Alaska in early May and totally agree with the previous posters, a balcony if you can afford it is the way to go. Since the weather was cool we brought up blankets from the pool area.

I also agree with Dave's excursion advice. The White Pass Railroad was great. Our excursion took the bus into the Yukon and returned on the train. Our bus passed a bear and we saw mountain goats on the mountain top. Our stop at Emerald Lake was beautiful. The scenery from the train was also great. We were able to get a seat at the back of our train car, so we could go in and out on the platform easily.