Amsterdam Cruise Review to Alaska - Inside Passage

Third Mate

7+ cruises


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3 out of 5

Escape the summer heat of the lower 48.

Sail Date: July 26, 2015

Reviewed: 1 year ago

Traveled As: Couple

Room Type: Suite

Summer cruising in Alaska is the perfect solution for relaxation and escaping the summer heat of southern California.   Be aware that even on HAL there will be more children than usual.  Adult supervision will be minimal.  We had a great time in spite of the challenges.

Food and Dining
specialty restaurants were disappointing.
Service and Staff
as uaual . . . stateroom and dining room staff were excellent!
Onboard Activities
Destinations and Excursions
Ship Quality
Embarkation and Disembarkation
Cabin / Stateroom
Seattle, Washington
don't bother with a rental car. Parking availability is minimal and cost is very high.
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Sitka, Alaska
Ketchikan, Alaska
Victoria, British Columbia


Avoid late July/August bookings. Grand parents are sponsoring family reunions. Way too many kids for HAL to handle, because parents were not.

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