You’ve got Alaska cruise questions, we’ve got answers!
Today, we’re answering your Alaska cruise questions. Everything from the year long ban to alternative options for visiting the 49th state. Why are we talking about Alaska when we may not be able to cruise there this year? Well, the simple answer is that there is still plenty of interest in cruising Alaska. Alaska cruises are SO popular and a great way to explore the 49th state. You can expect dramatic scenery, glaciers, wildlife wide open space.
Yes, there is currently a ban in place, so let’s talk about that for a moment. The Canadian government extended a ban on cruise ships until at least 2022 just weeks before its initial restrictions were set to expire. This ban, which has been extended until Feb. 28, 2022, applies to all cruise vessels carrying more than 100 people. It was first implemented in March 2020 and was set to expire Feb. 28, 2021. We aren’t sure what will happen with the ban. Perhaps cruise lines will find a solution before the year end, but that all remains to be seen.
Your Alaska questions
Here is a sample of some of the questions we’ll be answering in this podcast. How do you find authentic Alaskan Curiosities? Which is the best side of the ship on an Alaska cruise port or starboard? How do some months differ when visiting Alaska? What is a must do itinerary? What do you do on sea days when cruising Alaska? Of course, we have many more Alaska questions to answer on this podcast, so you’ll want to listen to the whole thing.
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