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For those with a naturalist streak, few places on earth compare with the wonders of Southwest Alaska. Brown bears amble along the hills and plains, and more than 240 bird species inhabit Alaska’s Southwest region. The region’s terrain ranges from a landscape of volcanoes in Katmai National Park created by the 1912 eruption of the Novarupta volcano, to the windswept Aleutian Islands that make a 1,000-mile sweep toward Asia.

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Hi!  I don't have a real story to tell but would like to say this was our first cruise (after 37 yrs. of marriage) and we would definitely cruise again.  Alaska was amazing and we saw scenery that one cannot describe.  It was just beautiful.  The ship was great, the service superb and the food the best!  We originally were booked in a veranda suite and upgraded to a Deluxe suite.  What a great decision that was!  The room was larger than most hotel rooms and the neptune lounge was a wonderful surprise.  Not only would we cruise again, but we would always want a suite because "we are worth it"!  Thank you Holland America for a wonderful trip and an experience that we will never forget. 

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