The Van Gilder Hotel

Address: 308 Adams St., Seward, Alaska, 99664, United States | Hotel
 
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    Rain, Rain and More Rain

    A travel blog entry by kathrynmccormic on Sep 12, 2014

    2 comments, 19 photos

    ... road back to Anchorage. There are not many roads in Alaska so there is always a lot of backtracking. This,Jenny doesn't like. She will always try her hardest to find a different way back so she doesn’t cover the same territory twice.

    The lady in the office at Fairbanks said she always winters in Homer. She does Summer in Fairbanks and then packs up camp and moves. We thought this a bit weird as wouldn’t you ...

    Seward

    A travel blog entry by mylee on Aug 06, 2014

    3 comments, 11 photos

    Aug 8th The last day in Denali and we took the tour of the dogsled training facility. Also took in another museum.

    August 9th... We made it to Anchorage. Weather has been rainy with a short sighting of sun here and there. Beth and Bill's daughter and her family flew to Anchorage to visit with them for a few days.
    August 10th.. We were put aboard a train to Whittier ..then boarded ...

    Day 2-Traveling to Seward

    A travel blog entry by shannoneastin on Jul 12, 2014

    45 photos

    ... to some of the most beautiful scenery again. Really, postcard perfect! I think we all agree Alaska is the most beautiful piece of land in the U.S. The Seward highway lives up to all the hype you hear about. It is amazing! We couldn't stop taking pictures of the Cook Inlet waters against the massive mountains and glaciers. " Turn-again Arm" along the highway is especially cool. When its bore tide rolls in, waves can be as high as 13 ...

    Glaciers & sea otters

    A travel blog entry by blackpoolbelle on Sep 05, 2013

    27 photos

    ... who were there. It was a silver salmon run, and just like at Ketchikan, the river was FULL of them, so the fishermen had a relatively easy job. We returned to the RV for a meal, intending to go back again towards dusk to try & see bears, but when the time came we didn’t go – it was raining yet again, we were dry and I was apprehensive about being exposed in a known bear area. OK, I was a wimp, but an uneaten ...

    The Land Tour Begins - With More Time At Sea!

    A travel blog entry by kiwikaren on Aug 25, 2013

    ... sea birds and sea lions. We had two pods of Dall Porpoises come and "play" with our boat, swimming right along side us and across our bow. Our captain took us very close to a couple of bird rookeries where we got a closeup view of both horned and tufted puffins and other sea birds. We also got within a 1/4 mile of a tidewater glacier which believe me is CLOSE! The glacier was very active and we got to see several small calvings. Again, the noise was amazing.

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