They call it the Last Frontier for a reason. Much of Alaska’s wild and expansive beauty remains untouched. She’s a precious gemstone, with no one else in her class. One of the loveliest ways to soak up the beauty of Alaska is on board a cruise ship. There are three particular cruise lines that set the bar very high: the Holland America Line, Princess Cruises, and the Norwegian Cruise Line.

Specifically, I’d like to highlight the Holland America Cruise Line. In all my travels, my cruise to Alaska aboard the Holland America still whisks across my dreams from time to time. I’m fishing for a word that supersedes spectacular. No matter your preferred cruise line, there are a few must-see ports of call. I hope you’ll check off as many of these cities as possible. If you’re anything like me, you’ll never want to come back home. Keep on reading!