Alaska Travelogue Part 10 – Inside Passage

Sailing the Inside Passage Our last day at sea was a beautiful one – clear skies, calm waters and plenty of time spent in the thalassa pool and sauna with Cristal and John.  Days don’t get much better. I love sea days on a cruise.  You can sleep in late, and your only to-do is... Continue Reading →


Alaska Travelogue Part 9 – Ketchikan

Ketchikan If Icy Strait was a bit of a letdown, Ketchikan more than made up for it.  As I’ve mentioned before, the weather wasn’t exactly balmy blue skies every day, but we were especially prepared for bad weather in Ketchikan, which receives rain approximately 350 days a year.  I booked a kayak outing with Southeast... Continue Reading →

Alaska Travelogue Part 6 – Juneau

Juneau Juneau was our first really “iffy” day weather-wise.  I woke up to what I thought was the sound ofseveral someones chainsawing lumber and wondered where on earth we had docked.  I knew Juneau is a very small town despite being Alaska’s state capital, but really, clear cutting by the dock?  I padded out to... Continue Reading →

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