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Millennium Hotel Payment

I have asked the Millennium Hotel if they would allow payment for the hotel room to be prepaid by a 3rd party (like your school) and they have given me a credit card authorization form that you can use for that purpose.  If the school that…

Are You In Need of Any Special Services From Carnival?

What are "Special Services"?  They are any medical conditions or dietary needs that Carnival should be aware of in order to keep you happy and healthy on your cruise.  Medical conditions are, for example, those that require refrigerated storage…

What Should You Bring? Interview with John Scheerens

In this video, John gives us his advice on what to bring to get the most out of the experience.

Interview with Your Naturalist - Introduction to Alaska

This a a great introduction to our naturalist for Science at Sea. John Scheerens shares some information about living in Alaska and what we're going to see on our excursions.

Just Six Spots Left - Prices Go Up This Friday

The Science at Sea team spent all of today going over the final details for the coolest shore excursions. Our naturalist, John Scheerens, visited our offices today before heading to Alaska for the season. John gave our team a sneak preview…

Science at Sea - Just Six Spots Left

It seems like we've been talking about our Science at Sea program for a few years, and come to think of it... we have. The idea was really born two years ago and now we're seeing all of the pieces come together. Today, we were fortunate to have…

What are the Rules for Checked Baggage?

The key to making this trip as hassle free as possible is to pack lightly. Last summer, all of the major U.S airlines implemented a fee for checked baggage.  The airlines are allowing 1 carry-on bag and 2 checked bags per passenger.  Passengers…

What Will the Temperatures Be On the Cruise?

Temperatures are going to vary but I would guess it will be about 60-65 degrees during the day and probably drop down to 40-45 degrees at night.  The temperature will feel a lot colder when the ship is at sea and when it is floating through…

More Information for Packing and Dress Code

What will I need to wear on an Alaskan Cruise? Casual attire is the order of the day.  The key to staying comfortable on an Alaska cruise is dressing in layers. Wear something like a thin, long sleeved shirt (or even a short sleeved shirt)…

Your Recommended Packing List

I pulled together a list of the things I know you can't live without on an Alaskan cruise.  Hopefully, this will help you when you are getting ready to pack for the big trip! - Click here to download the list