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Fodor's Alaska Ports of Call with Map (Fodor's Alaska Ports of Call)

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Walk on a glacier near Juneau, kayak through a fjord, gorge yourself at an outdoor fish bake, cast your line for Alaska king salmon or find yourself in the company of whalesFodor's Alaska Ports of Call 2008 offers all these experiences and more! Our local writers have traveled throughout the region to find the best hotels, restaurants, attractions and activities to prepare you for a journey of stunning variety. Before you leave for your trip be sure to pack your Fodor's guide to ensure you don't miss a thing.

The San Francisco Chronicle sums it up best "Fodor's guides are saturated with information."

- We update our Alaska Ports of Call guide every year. You won't find a more accurate, current guidebook anywhere.

- Unlike other travel books, Fodor's guides rely heavily on local experts who know the territory best.

- We give you the planning tools you need to tailor your trip. We give options for all budgets. You make the choices.

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With Fodors you get much more than a guidebook–we make it easy for you to customize your dream vacation.

Visit www.fodors.com to find up-to-date travel bargains, mini-guides to worldwide destinations, information on local festivals, dazzling drives, maps, vacation planning tips and much more!

And, for more insider secrets, visit “Travel Talk” and “Rants and Raves” online at www.fodors.com/forums to get advice from other travelers like you.

Synopsis:

• New anchors on Gold Rush History, Glaciers, and Whales

• An illustrated wildlife glossary

• Completely revamped cruise line and cruise ship chapter

Table of Contents

Be a Fodors Correspondent ............ 3

About This Book ............ 8

Planning Your Trip

Chapter 1: Cruise Primer ............ 9

Before You Go ............ 10

Arriving & Embarking ............ 15

On Board ............ 16

Disembarkation ............ 27

Chapter 2: Choosing Your Cruise ............ 29

Cruising in Alaska ............ 30

Carnival Cruise Lines ............ 38

Celebrity Cruises ............ 40

Holland America Line ............ 42

Norwegian Cruise Line ............ 47

Princess Cruises ............ 51

Regent Seven Seas Cruises ............ 57

Royal Caribbean International ............ 60

Silversea Cruises ............ 63

American Safari Cruises ............ 65

Cruise West ............ 69

Lindblad Expeditions ............ 73

Majestic America Line ............ 75

Cruising in Alaska

Chapter 3: Ports of Embarkation ............ 77

Anchorage ............ 79

Seattle ............ 92

Vancouver, British Columbia ............ 108

Chapter 4: Ports of Call ............ 127

Cordova ............ 132

Denali National Park & Preserve ............ 134

Glacier Bay National Park & Preserve ............ 139

Haines ............ 145

Homer ............ 150

Juneau ............ 154

Ketchikan ............ 162

Kodiak Island ............ 169

Metlakatla ............ 173

Misty Fiords National Monument ............ 174

Nome ............ 175

Petersburg ............ 177

Prince Rupert, British Columbia ............ 181

Prince William Sound ............ 184

Seward ............ 185

Sitka ............ 189

Skagway ............ 195

Tracy Arm ............ 204

Valdez ............ 204

Victoria, British Columbia ............ 206

Wrangell ............ 213

Extending Your Trip

Chapter 5: Sports & Wilderness Adventures ............ 219

Planning Your Adventure ............ 220

Sports, Top Regions & Tours ............ 228

Enjoying Alaskas Wildlife ............ 250

Whale-Watching Cruises ............ 259

Understanding Alaska ............ 261

Native Alaskans ............ 262

Flora & Fauna Of Alaska ............ 264

Alaska: A Geologic Story ............ 272

Index ............ 275

About Our Writers ............ 288

Alaska Ports of Call In Focus

Alaskas Glaciers: Notorious Landscape Architects ............ 140

Gold! Gold! Gold! ............ 197

Keepers of the Deep: A Look at Alaskas Whales ............ 255

Maps

Alaska ............ 67

Anchorage ............ 8283

Where to Stay and Eat in Downtown Anchorage ............ 89

Downtown Seattle & Environs ............ 9697

Where to Stay & Eat in Seattle ............ 103

Downtown Vancouver ............ 112

Stanley Park ............ 116

Where to Stay and Eat in Vancouver ............ 122

Southeast Alaska ............ 129

South Central ............ 130

Denali National Park & Preserve ............ 136137

Glacier Bay National Park & Preserve ............ 144

Haines ............ 148

Juneau ............ 157

Ketchikan ............ 165

Petersburg ............ 179

Sitka ............ 192

Skagway ............ 201

Victoria ............ 210

Wrangell ............ 215

Product Details

ISBN:
9781400018192
Author:
Fodors
Publisher:
Fodor's
Manufactured:
Fodor's
Editor:
Taplin, Adam
Author:
Fodor's
Subject:
United States - West - Pacific (General)
Subject:
United States - Pacific - Alaska
Subject:
Ocean travel
Subject:
Cruise ships
Subject:
United States / West / Pacific (AK, CA, HI, NV, OR, WA)
Subject:
United States - General
Copyright:
Edition Description:
Trade paper
Series:
Fodor's Gold Guides
Publication Date:
20071204
Binding:
Paperback
Grade Level:
General/trade
Language:
English
Illustrations:
8-PAGE COLOR INSERT
Pages:
272
Dimensions:
7.96 x 5.16 x .7 in .7 lb

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