Monthly Archives: November 2014

Alaska- Part Three – Cruising the Glaciers.

  I don’t do boats. So the idea of spending five hours on a boat or ship or catamaran in the rain, even to see glaciers, seemed to be a no go. Especially as it took a two-hour bus ride … Continue reading

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Alaska – Part two – The Day the Earth Shook

  On March 27, 1964 at 5.36 pm a 9.2 earthquake hit Alaska. The good news was that it was Good Friday afternoon and the downtown area was empty, which meant that the death toll was not as bad as … Continue reading

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Alaska – Anchorage – Part 1

  A friend asked me if he should put Anchorage Alaska on his bucket list after listening to me describe my visit there. I said yes, if you visit Alaska on a cruise, or to see glaciers, bears, and eagles, … Continue reading

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