Hi I hope you guys have fun on your trip, I will be going on the Star Princess on July 6th and can't wait. This time however I will take the ferrry over to Haines from Skaway, due to their is more wildlife over thier and some of the bears will be out at the streams. Please tell me how your trip went when you guys return. By the way glad you got a rental car for Seattle. Their is alot to do, check out Tripadvisor.com and put in Seattle for the search and it will give you all the info you need for the city. Have fun you your trip!!!!