People are always surprised to hear that Dave and I have never been to New York. It is only a 9-hour drive from Toronto and really, who hasn’t been to New York City? …Yours Truly Until Now! Dave and Deb Do New York City Ok, I was here once when I was about 16, but that doesn’t really count. There is… Read More
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Ready for a real adventure? That is the tag line on the card of Ketchikan Outdoors in Alaska. This is one wild adventure. After watching our safety video, we were led to the dock where we got into our designated Zodiacs and in an instant we were flying out into the channel. This isn’t your grandparent’s cruise excursion. This is an authentic Alaskan boat trip out into the wild waters of Alaska.
How to Pack for an Alaskan cruise. When packing for an Alaskan cruise we had to do some serious thinking. When traveling to Alaska you have to be prepared for every type of weather. What to Pack for an Alaskan Cruise When Packing for an Alaskan cruise you have to think about formal nights, cocktail evenings, casual days and swimming or… Read More
Alaska is full of Flora and Fauna that if you spend enough time here you can literally see it all. From Bald eagles and Humpback whales to beautiful wildflowers and amazing National Parks. Alaska Photos Alaska really has something for everyone. We were lucky enough to capture some great moments while here and hopefully these photo’s will encourage you to… Read More
Haven’t you always fantasized about going to the bridge of a giant ocean liner, meeting the captain and looking out over the vast and empty ocean? We have, and we were lucky enough to take a tour of Princess Cruises Coral Princess during our first day on board. Over 900 people from 48 countries work on the ship taking care of over 2000 passengers per voyage. They make it look effortless and easy, but there is an abundance of planning and organization going on behind the scenes.
One of the most spectacular events that take place when traveling on an Alaskan cruise is to sail through Glacier Bay. All on board activities are put on hold for this day, as sailing here is the star attraction of the cruise. After enjoying our champagne breakfast in our suite, we stepped out onto the balcony just in time to view pods of humpback whales swimming by the boat. We ended up seeing 3 different pods with a front row view.