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Alaska Discovery – Pre or Post Cruise



Photo by Michael Reiss
Most tourists experience Alaska on a cruise ship. However wonderful this cruise experience may be, the real Alaska awaits discovery, exploration and adventure and is ready-to-wow even the most seasoned travelers.
We started our post-cruise adventure with Dave from Four Seasons Transportation. This longtime Alaska resident is full of pride for his adopted home, and he is eager to share his knowledge and enthusiasm with his passengers who soon become friends. Our ride from Seward to Alyeska Resort (just 40 miles outside of Anchorage), included a unique guided tour along with his dare to find just one moment of ordinary viewing in this spectacular scenery. To quote Dave, ?Alaska is not just a destination: it is an attitude.? The wildlife may be arresting (including our bear sighting), but the denizens are genuinely welcoming and gracious. Dave certainly set the bar high. We started our post-cruise adventure with Dave from Four Seasons Transportation. Photo by Michael Reiss
The welcome continued as we settled into our room at Aleyeska Resort. Our room faced the tram and the surrounding glacier-carved mountains. Rated among the top North American Winter ski areas, Summer is a special season and attracts even more visitors. Every conceivable outdoor activity is available with easy access.
Aleyeska Resort is a destination in its own right. Besides the lodge?s warm and inviting public areas, the rooms are comfortable and well-appointed for work and leisure. T...
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