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Radiance of the Seas Cruise Review to Alaska - Gulf of Alaska

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Review: 1
Helpful Votes: 21

Overall rating:

5 out of 5
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Radiance of the Seas

7 Night Alaska Hubbard Glacier Northbound (Vancouver To Seward)

Sail date: May 15, 2015

Ship: Radiance of the Seas

Cabin type: Inside

Cabin number: 8569

Traveled as: Couple

Reviewed: 5 years ago

Review summary

We did whale watching, dog sledding, went up on the Mt. Roberts tram and saw beautiful views, the duck boat, the Skagway White Pass train was spectular. Saw the Mendenhall glacier and cruised to the Hubbard glacier, breathtaking. Gorgeous weather and a great cruise on the Radiance of the Seas!!

Ship experiences

Food and Dining

5 out of 5
Needs some better desserts, not so much jello, pudding and mousse!!

Onboard Activities

5 out of 5
White/black party was fun, the quest is always fun, love and marriage is good but they should change up the questions, always exactly the SAME!


3 out of 5
I have seen better on other ships.

Children's Programs


Service and Staff

5 out of 5
Very friendly and helpful

Ship Quality

5 out of 5
All good except the solarium needs to be refreshed, needs paoint and some updating.

Cabin / Stateroom

5 out of 5
Our room was clean and updated and our stateroom attendant was good.

Ship tip

The staff was very friendly, which was not the case on the Grandeur of the seas in Feb. 2015

Ports of call

Vancouver (Canada Place), British Columbia

5 out of 5
Make sure you stay in a safe area, we booked with the Patricia Hotel which was NOT a good area and cancelled our return stay there. Hop on hop off was great and we saw alot and did alot of sight seeing.

Cruise Inside Passage, Alaska

5 out of 5
Nice scenery

Ketchikan, Alaska

5 out of 5
enjoyed our stay

Icy Strait Point (Hoonah), Alaska

5 out of 5
beautiful, went whale watching, would have liked to see more whales closer, saw alot but far away, price was way to high.

Juneau, Alaska

5 out of 5
dog sledding (at the summer camp) was fun, LOVED the dogs, was over priced but I was glad we went.

Skagway, Alaska

5 out of 5
The train ride on the White Pass train was great, so beautiful!

Cruise Hubbard Glacier

5 out of 5
Something to see, the glaciers are so blue and we watched the caving! You could hear the thunder when they were caving!

Seward (Anchorage), Alaska

5 out of 5
Enjoyed walking around the town.
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