$300 Eagles Above & Whales Below Shipboard Credit/Suite Ask for details. August 21-18, 2019 From Vancouver to Anchorage on Seven Seas Mariner Price: From: $6,099/Person with upgrades available. *Price is based on sharing a double room. Travel insurance is additional. Included in Cruise: • • • • • • • FREE Roundtrip Air* with FREE Transfers Between Airport and Ship FREE Unlimited Shore Excursions FREE Unlimited Beverages Including Fine Wines and Premium Spirits FREE Open Bars and Lounges. Plus In-Suite Mini-Bar Replenished Daily FREE Pre-Paid Gratuities FREE Specialty Restaurants FREE Unlimited WiFi Itinerary Day 1 - Wednesday, August 21 | VANCOUVER “Gassy Jack” Deighton saw a chance to make money from the miners on their way to the Yukon and the saloon he built became the focus of the shanty town known as Gas Town. From here, modern Vancouver was born - Canada’s third largest city. The government persuaded the settlers to change the name of the town to Vancouver, after Captain George Vancouver, who sailed the area’s waters in 1792. Today Vancouver offers travelers tram rides to the top of Grouse Mountain, the lovely Ming Dynasty Gardens, historic Gas Town and picturesque Stanley Park. Day 2 - Thursday, August 22 | AT SEA Day 3 - Friday, August 23 | KETCHIKAN Ketchikan, on the southwest side of Revillagigedo Island, grew up around salmon canneries and sawmills. Ketchikan’s name supposedly comes from the native term “Katch Kanna”, which roughly translates: “spread wings of a thunder- ing eagle.” At one time Ketchikan was proclaimed the “Salmon Capital of the World.” An outstanding collection of totem poles make a visit to Ketchikan essential for anyone interested in Native art. Travelers flock to Ketchikan for their first look at the North Country, and are rarely disappointed. Day 4 - Saturday, August 24 | JUNEAU In 1880, Joe Juneau and Richard Harris were prospecting for gold with the help of Indian guides. Here they discovered nuggets “as large as beans” at the mouth of the aptly named Gold Creek. Out of their discoveries came three of the largest gold digs in the world where more than $150 million in gold was mined. Juneau’s surrounding beauty and natural wonders have attracted cruise ship travelers for over a century, with steamship companies bringing tourists here since the early 1880’s.