Monday, May 30 - VANCOUVER, CANADA

Positioned between the snow-dusted North Share Mountains and the rich, blue waters of the Pacific Ocean, Vancouver blends big-city sophistication with small-town charm. Don't miss Queen Elizabeth Park - a 130-acre civic arboretum accented with sculptures by modern artist Henry Moore.

Tuesday, May 31 - CRUISE INSIDE PASSAGE

Alaska's Inside Passage is a protected network of waterways that wind through glacier-cut fjords and lush temperate rain forests along the rugged coast of Southeast Alaska. Arguably one of the greatest cruising routes in the world, the Inside Passage stretches through stunning landscapes, from Misty Fjords National Monument to famed Glacier Bay National Park & Preserve.

Sailing the Inside Passage offers opportunities to spot some of Alaska's most iconic wildlife, with humpback whales and orca playing the bountiful waters alongside the ships, bald eagles soaring overhead and brown bears lumbering on the shoreline.

Wednesday, June 1 - KETCHIKAN, ALASKA

Its Tlingit Indian name, Kach Khanna, means "spread wings of the eagle." Chances are you'll see one of these magnificent birds perched atop a Sitka tree. Thanks to its abundant rainfall, Ketchikan is surrounded by some of the world's most lush wilderness.

Thursday, June 2 - JUNEAU, ALASKA

Juneau has been called "Alaska's peak experience," certainly due in part to its unparalleled glacier viewing from such places as Tracy Arm Fjord, the Juneau Icefields, and Glacier Bay National Park. Kayak up one of the area's many protected waterways, go flightseeing, tour historic downtown, or try your hand at panning for gold. The majestic Mendenhall Glacier lies nearly 12 miles outside Juneau, a treck worthwhile.

Friday, June 3 - SKAGWAY, ALASKA

In a single year from 1896 to 1897, this remote town along the Inside Passage grew from a few tents to a city of 20,000 gold seekers. Today, travelers come in search of other riches - to experience yesteryear along Skagway's charming boardwalk lined with buildings that replicate those Gold Rush days.

Saturday, June 4 - GLACIER BAY

Sail to Glacier Bay National Park and Preserve a United Nations World Heritage Site. Comprised of 3.3 million acres of natural wonders, it is home to magnificent glaciers, snow-capped mountains, and abundant birds and wildlife. On this Alaska cruise, experience the magnificent glaciers and wildlife at the Glacier Bay National Park and Preserve.

Sunday, June 5 - CRUISE HUBBARD GLACIER

Get up close and personal with the gigantic Hubbard Glacier, North America's largest tidewater glacier. It's 1350 square miles of blue ice and one of the most active in Alaska.

Monday, June 6 - SEWARD, ALASKA

Best known for its beautiful parks and mountain scenery, Seward, Alaska is not to be missed. There is nearly an endless variety of outdoor activities to enjoy in Seward, from mountain biking and climbing to rafting, sea kayaking, and dog-sledding, and even skiing, fishing, or white water rafting. Explore scenic hiking trails or have a picnic among the pristine landscape. There's no shortage of enjoyable pastimes in Alaska's City of Seward.

Sunday, July 2 - ANCHORAGE, ALASKA

After long and dark winters, Alaskans love their summers and the residents of Anchorage, Alaska is no exception. The city plants thousands of flowers to celebrate the arrival of warmer months and days that last as long as 19 hours from dawn to dusk.