Alaska Soltice cruise 7-13 Which side of ship does it matter ?

** Please post your recommendations ONLY in response to request...do not start a new thread. Thanks!
Posting Rules
You may not post new threads
You may not post replies
You may not post attachments
You may not edit your posts
BB code is On
Smilies are On
[IMG] code is On
HTML code is Off
All times are GMT -4.
The time now is 05:52 AM.
#1
Gilbert, Arizona
224 Posts
Joined Nov 2004
I am looking at taking Wife for 25th anniversary, experienced western,eastern,southern cruisers on RC but wanting to do Alaska. Is this a good time and is there a preference to a side ? I think Starboard (right) ?
TIA






1Seattle--04:00 PM
2Cruising----
3Ketchikan07:00 AM04:00 PM
4Tracy Arm06:00 AM10:00 AM4Juneau01:30 PM10:00 PM
5Skagway07:00 AM06:00 PM
5Cruise Inside Passage06:30 PM10:30 PM
6Cruising----
7Victoria/Canada05:30 PM11:59 PM
8Seattle
Expand Signature
Collapse Signature
RCL - Voyager of the Seas - Western Caribbean
CCL - Destiny - Southern Caribbean
CCL - Miracle - Western Caribbean
CCL - Paradise -Mexican Riveria
CCL - Miracle - Western Caribbean
CCL - Legend - Western Caribbean
CCL - Imagination -Mexican Riveria
RCL - Allure of the Seas - Western Caribbean

#3
100,809 Posts
Joined Jul 2000
CruiserBruce has it right.

You will enjoy lots of views from the public decks where you can quickly go from one side to the other.

I would place more emphasis on where on the deck you are (eg, midship for less motion) rather then what side you are on.

Congratulations on your major milestone anniversary.

We have sailed Alaska several times and for our 25 wedding anniversary we also sailed Alaska.

Keith
#4
Iowa
307 Posts
Joined Nov 2011
From my research it seems that on a round trip cruise it really doesn't matter. If it is a northbound cruise starboard is popular and for southbound port seems to be favored. I booked a room that will be on the mainland side for a majority of our sailing. I think the room location on the ship is probably more important; away from the noise but close to popular areas.
Expand Signature
Collapse Signature


2015 Carnival Breeze
2012 Carnival Valor 1/1/12 Photo Review
2004 Carnival Imagination
1998 Carnival Inspiration
1993 Carnival Ecstasy