The Van Gilder Hotel

Address: 308 Adams St., Seward, Alaska, 99664, United States | Hotel
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    Jeff Goes Fishing ~ The Girls Go Hiking & Lunch!

    A travel blog entry by liebling on May 21, 2015

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    ... of his life.

    Our hike started out on a flat paved trail & soon we were climbing upward on rocks. It didn't seem to take us long before we were facing the glacier. I noticed the water melting off of the glacier & realized that Jeff was fishing in the same waters down below. We started down the hill & my foot felt funny, like something was dragging, I looked down & the bottom of my shoe was flapping around. Amelia & I had a good laugh at ...

    Princess Delight

    A travel blog entry by boat.rvclub.hh on Jul 08, 2014

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    ... Scott and Pat however were kind enough to share their first catches with us all. That is really being a good friend! I know we will all get our share of fish and catching them but it is frustrating when you can see the fish jump in front of you but they won't take your bait. Argggg!
    I have to say though that the day was warm, the water clear and clean blue, the mountains all around, eagles flying over head, bears fishing in ...

    Getting on the ship/Ship Review

    A travel blog entry by mollanjake on Jul 04, 2014

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    ... booked until about 5 pm.

    Shows- we only attended one show. We got up early every day and were busy in port, so we were tired at night! We saw City of Dreams, which was not great. I felt the choreography was not so good(Seniors at my DD dance studio have better) The songs, well were odd, some were current/know songs with weird arrangements that made them difficult to recognize. Shows on Indy were much better.

    Photos- this was a tad odd. On ...


    A travel blog entry by mollanjake on Jul 02, 2014

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    ... They gave all 3 of us boots. The girl in the office gave us a safety spiel--I stressed to Sarah that she HAD to LISTEN to these people like she listens at school not like she listens to me.

    When they take you from the office to the helicopter the helicopter is running! We were allowed to choose our seats, so Sarah chose the front! The sky was clear and blue like I have never ...


    A travel blog entry by gregd999 on Jun 28, 2014

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    ... on this boat. Please do not leave your bags on unattended seats as other passengers may want to sit there." intoned the polite ladies voice. Yeah, right. Nobody moved a muscle.

    Not that it really mattered. Another gloriously sunny day, and this is Alaska. The mv Aurora is certainly not the ms Statendam in any form. There is one lady in the kitchen, and she is mainly taking money and replenishing the coffee whitener. On the bright side, there was a vending machine that sold ...