Category Archives: Alaska

Anchorage to Whittier – Alaska Cruise 2017

It’s been a while since I got back from the September Alaska cruise — 4,441,924 seconds, give or take the few it takes WordPress to put this up once I hit “publish” — and it’s time I continue with the documentation … Continue reading

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Lake Hood Seaplane Base – Anchorage, AK

It’s been one month since we returned from our cruise to Alaska an in that time I’ve only done a couple of posts from our trip. One about using the P900 as the main travel camera and one giving a … Continue reading

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Alaska Cruise – General Thoughts

Edited to Add: I’ve added a gallery at the bottom of the post for them who are just interested in the photos. ~ ~ ~ o o o ~ ~ ~ “Where is he?!” no one asked. I’ve been back … Continue reading

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What has gone before 2 . . .

Kind of busy . . . so I will point both old and new subscribers to some old posts. In 2012, we succumbed to the old people syndrome . . . and went on a cruise. Specifically, a cruise to … Continue reading

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Alaska Cruise – 2012 – Part VII – Homeward Bound

By coincidence, as I write this final chapter of our cruising adventure, I am listening to the wind outside.  Yes, just as during the last Alaska cruise post, snow is blowing about, making roads treacherous, and chilling things down to … Continue reading

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Alaska Cruise – 2012 – Part VI – Skagway

I sit here listening to the wind.  I look out, and see the same wind move snow at a pretty good clip.  The wind is blowing as if this area was inhabited by dickens, but not just regular dickens.  Great … Continue reading

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Alaska Cruise – 2012 – Part V(b) – Juneau in B&W

Because of the poor quality of some of the Tracy Arm photos, I rendered them in Black and White.  As often is the case, someone liked them, and suggested more pictures were excellent candidates for decoloration.  I’m not sure if … Continue reading

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