Mendenhall Lake Canoe

By Mindy Fontan There are so many wonderful things to experience on an Alaskan Cruise, it’s really hard to pick one excursion for each port. Juneau is known for a TON of things to experience such as, the town, Tracey’s Crab Shack, Whale Watching, and of course the ever-popular Mendenhall Glacier. My family and I … Read more

So Much to Do in the Port Area of Costa Maya

by- Elizabeth Schaaf The port of Costa Maya is becoming increasing popular with the major cruise lines and has become a very active port in the western Caribbean. But so few cruisers are familiar with this lively port. The great thing is there’s so much to do without ever even leaving the actual port area! … Read more

Alaska in the Winter

by- Kim Vague Embrace the Chill: Why You Should Visit Alaska in Winter This year, we marked my Dad’s birthday with a special trip to fulfill one of his lifelong dreams: witnessing the Northern Lights. And where better to do it than Alaska? Yes, you read that right – during winter! While Alaska is typically … Read more

Cruising in Alaska- A Must Do For Everyone!

by- Barb Strait When deciding on an Alaskan Cruise, there are MANY things to consider.  Most people aren’t even sure of where to start.  This is one reason to use a travel professional.  As the owner of Straight Away Travel, I want you to have some basic knowledge before you even start working with one … Read more