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29 July 2015; Ketchikan, Alaska.

29 July 2015; Ketchikan, Alaska.

Guessing the correct weather for Ketchikan is a lot easier than winning the lottery. The chance that you get it right is 332 (days) out of the 365 is quite achievable. During those 332 there will be some rain. Varying from Horizontal Rain, Torrential Rain, Steady Rain, to Showers, Drizzle & Drip.  Today we had…   read more of “29 July 2015;…”

27 July 2015; Seattle, USA.

27 July 2015; Seattle, USA.

As far as distance is concerned it is only a short hop between Victoria and Seattle. As far as the captain is concerned it is a very long hop to make. That has to do with changing pilots and the broken sleep on this stretch. The ms Statendam pulled out just before 23.00 last night…   read more of “27 July 2015;…”

24 July 2015; Sitka, Alaska.

24 July 2015; Sitka, Alaska.

After a bit of a wobbly night the Statendam arrived in Sitka. Being the only larger ship in port it could anchor on the nearest deep water anchorage, reducing the tender distance considerably. I have been there with 3 ships at anchor in the past and the furthest one out was looking at a tender…   read more of “24 July 2015;…”