Category Archives: Alaska 2017

Haines – Alaska Cruise 2017 – Part 3

Note: this is a long post. I mean it; long, long, long post. If you just want the photos, go to the bottom and check out the gallery sans the witty, incisive, profound, and irreverent banter. This is the third … Continue reading

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Haines – Alaska Cruise 2017 – Part 2

Note: this is a long post. If you just want the photos, go to the bottom and check out the gallery sans the witty, incisive, profound, and irreverent banter. This is the second post documenting our September 12, 2017, visit … Continue reading

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Haines – Alaska Cruise 2017 – Part 1

Note: this is a long post. If you just want the photos, go to the bottom and check out the gallery sans the witty, incisive, profound, and irreverent banter. This is the first post documenting our September 12, 2017, visit … Continue reading

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Glacier Bay – Alaska Cruise 2017 – Part 2

Note: this is a long post. If you just want the photos, go to the bottom and check out the gallery sans the witty, incisive, profound, and irreverent banter. This is the continuation of the posts documenting our September 11, … Continue reading

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Glacier Bay – Alaska Cruise 2017 – Part 1

Note: this is a long post. If you just want the photos, go to the bottom and check out the gallery sans the witty, incisive, profound, and irreverent banter. I have been remiss in documenting the September 2017 Alaska Cruise … Continue reading

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Disenchantment Bay – Alaska Cruise 2017 – Part 2

So, here we are at Part 2 and we’re facing another dilemma. Should I plan on Part 3 or try and squeeze in 85 more photos and 7 more videos all in this post?  Well, since I won’t post all … Continue reading

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Disenchantment Bay – Alaska Cruise 2017 – Part 1

I have been remiss in documenting the September 2017 Alaska Cruise aboard the Coral Princess.  There are many reasons for this egregious lapse in my blogging duties. Not that I’ll share them here, but know there are bigly reasons, all … Continue reading

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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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Nikon P900 Trip Report

We were gone from August 30th to September 16th and — as mentioned in THIS post — of the 8,859 photos I shot, 4,273 were shot with the Nikon P900. In fact, up to the very last, I had considered … 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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Juneau – The Phone Files

We’re in Vancouver . . . great city, fast-paced, and I’ve had one of the best hamburgers I can remember at a place called Doolin’s Irish Pub (connected to the hotel we’re staying in, so not far to go — … Continue reading

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A quick update from Ketchikan

Don’t mean to mislead people, but the title refers to the location where this is being composed, and it’s not — in fact — a post about Ketchikan. By the way, in this Internet Age, I won’t be including a … Continue reading

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Anchorage Ted Stevens Airport

Note: I have no idea when I’ll be able to post this. The town of Whittier only managed to provide me with a 3G cellular signal. While that was sufficient a few years ago to let me post at nearly … Continue reading

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In Alaska

I like Alaska. This is my third visit here. The first was in 2001. At that time, we rented a motor home and tooled around covering 2,200 miles of roads. Our second visit was via a cruise (documented in this … Continue reading

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