On this long, breathtaking coastline, the first European travelers seemed to have found at last the mythical El Dorado, a place as bountiful in resources as it was surpassing in beauty.

Featured Ports

Los Angeles, California, US

Sun-drenched Los Angeles sprawls between the blue Pacific Ocean and snow-capped mountains, the entertainment capital of the world, with more museums than any other U.S. city.

Seattle, Washington, US

Picturesquely sited between the snow-capped Olympic Range and the Cascades, Washington State’s “Emerald City” welcomes you with parks, museums and the Pike Street Public Market.

Vancouver, B.C., CA

Vancouver’s parks, fine museums and galleries, excellent hotels and thriving restaurant culture make it an appealing place to stay before or after your Alaskan cruise adventure.

San Francisco, California, US

Sail in under the Golden Gate Bridge, one of the world's most photographed structures. The picturesque city itself is easily navigated by visitors from the bay-front Embarcadero.

Santa Barbara, California, US

“The American Riviera” sprawls on slopes rising from a sandy beach to the steep backdrop of the Santa Ynez Range, with Spanish adobe-styled facades and red barrel-tiled roofs.

Victoria, British Columbia, Canada

The Inner Harbor’s Parliament Buildings and Empress Hotel impress visitors with Victoria’s English heritage, as do Butchart Gardens, horse trolleys and red double decker busses.

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