Whittier-Anchorage Cruise Port

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West Camp Road, Whittier, AK, Alaska, West Camp Road, Whittier AK
Whittier, Alaska The unique town of Whittier, Alaska is located approximately 65 miles south of Anchorage. With a population of approximately 200, Whittier is situated overlooking Prince William Sound, and has an industrial and military feel, due to it playing a key role in Alaska's defense strategy during World War II. In fact, the majority of the town citizens live in what was army ...

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Whittier Is Worth Your While

Whittier, Alaska, located at the edge of Prince William Sound, offers visitors some of the best scenic venues for photography and opportunities for adventure. Poised between the harbor and the Anton Anderson Memorial Tunnel, Whittier was designed by the Army Corps of Engineers as a cargo port during WWII. This small town of 300 residents comes ...

Playing it Safe: Pack Some Caution When Going Ashore

For many, port hopping is one of the best parts of cruising. You can snorkel in Grand Cayman today, sombrero shop in Cozumel tomorrow and parasail in Roatán the day after that. Who wants to worry about safety when we’re having that much fun? But it doesn’t have to be a pain to take precautions while adventuring in the Caribbean ports. ...

Frugal Tips for Alaskan Cruisers

All aboard your adventure through beautiful Alaska! Cruising is an amazing way to visit many towns in a short amount of time for a fraction of what it would normally cost to visit so many destinations. Especially in Alaska where many towns are only able to be reached by boat or plane, cruisers are really travelling smart and getting the most out ...