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Canada Alaska 2019

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150525 Ketchikan

Ketchikan is known as Alaska’s “First City” because it’s the first major community travellers come to as they journey north. This charming waterfront town showcases its maritime history and offers picturesque scenery, quaint architecture and an abundance of cultural delights. … Continue reading

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150524 Juneau

When you study the map of the area we are in at present, you find that there is not a long way between the Yakutat Bay, Glacier Bay, Skagway, Juneau and Ketchikan. However, there is much to see. Some on … Continue reading

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150523 Skagway

Skagway is yet another Alaskan town that came about because of a gold rush. It is an old looking town with timber being used for the sidewalks and old-style shops. On arrival at 6:30am, we quickly had breakfast and uploaded … Continue reading

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150522 Glacier Bay

Yesterday was what has become ‘just another day of sunshine’; perfect for viewing more glaciers in a beautiful region. We slowly sailed up the Fjord and found Margerie Glacier and then moved around to the Johns Hopkins Inlet to find … Continue reading

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150521 Yakutat Bay

Yakutat Bay is often known as Hubbard Glacier. The Glacier is 6 miles wide and faces right on ocean water. The face of it is higher than our ship is. We ‘crept’ into close proximity to the face but were … Continue reading

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150519 Kenai

This is a great place to relax in the wilderness. With tall mountains divided by busy mountain streams, clear air and great food, Kenai Princess Wilderness Lodge is the place to be. Yesterday, was not a busy day. Just a … Continue reading

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150517 Denali to Mt McKinley

Often when touring in a coach, you have to be out of bed early, but yesterday was an exception. We were able to casually get ready and have an unhurried breakfast as we travelled down to Mt McKinley by train … Continue reading

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150516 Denali National Park

Well another beautiful day. Sunshine as far as we can see. So many visitors do not have clear skies like we have. When people come to Denali National Park, they come to see North America’s highest peak, Mt McKinley. We … Continue reading

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150513 Fairbanks and Arctic Circle

The alarm went off at 6:00am Fairbanks time to get me out of bed and down to the tour desk to hopefully get on the 7:00am flight to the Arctic Circle. It wasn’t until we were being transferred to the … Continue reading

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