Tag Archives: alaska


New: Great Smoky Mountains; NYC (updated); DC (updated)
Taking The Kids was named one of the top travel websites by Parents Magazine in 2016




Christmas in Alaska: Christmas in Ice


Celebrate Christmas in North Pole, Alaska, with the on-going event that features a winter ice park Christmas in Ice located next to the famous Santa Claus House in North Pole. more
Tip of the Day | , , , , , , | comments


Set Sail with Sea Wolf Adventures


Celebrate 75 years with The Sea Wolf’s Epic Wilderness Adventures, one of the “Stoutest Wood Boats” still working. more
Tip of the Day | , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , | comments


Families like to see Alaska from a small ship too


Skip the big ships to see Alaska, Eileen says in this Foxnews.com report. more
Eileen in the Media | , , , , , | comments


Remembering a special small cruise in Alaska’s Inside Passage


Getting close but not too close to the Dawes Glacier
I understand why the Native Tlingits called glaciers “white thunder.” We see harbor seals lounging on chunks of blue ice in the water. The glacier looks like blue cotton candy with chocolate sprinkles. more
Eileen's Blog | , , , , | comments


What makes Alaska’s Denali National Park special for families


View of Mt. McKinley from the Camp Denali on a clear morning in June 2012
What is special about Denali National Park, besides the wildlife and the fact that it contains the tallest mountain in North America, suggests Kris Capps author of “A Wildlife Guide: Denali National Park and Preserve, Alaska,” is that it continues to flourish on its own largely without human intervention. more
Families & Groups, Lodging, Parks & Outdoors, Weekly Column | , , , , | comments