This morning we boarded the Aleutian Ballad (one of the fishing vessels featured on the TV show, Deadliest Catch) for the Bering Sea Crab Fisherman’s Tour in Ketchikan, Alaska. Our captain, David Lethin and his crew Terry, Dan and Corey, provided an educational experience and unforgettable shore excursion. After we were introduced to the crew… read more of “Bering Sea Crab…”
Tag: Alaska & Yukon
Thanks to guest Bonnie Boyle for sending us this family photo taken on their cruise to Alaska.
Thanks to HAL guest Lou Losordo for sending in this cool photo that was taken while on his Alaskan cruise. I lost the email address of the fellow who amazed us all, including the guides, by putting his head in the water on the Mendenhall Glacier. Hopefully he’ll get to see this picture! — Lou… read more of “Bravely Taking a…”
Thanks to Volendam Human Resource Manager Sandra Tobón Franco for sending in these photos. Seeing as the shore excursions staff had organized a special ‘fam-flight’, they decided to invite our “Employee of the Month,” Arturo Ramirez, up with them. It was a great day weather-wise and he was treated to a flight that included a… read more of “Fun Flight for…”
Thanks to 2-star Mariner Robert New for sending in these photo. Last July-August, I and wife Dolores were passengers aboard HAL MV Amsterdam to Alaska. It seemed the whole town of Kodiak was into FISHING, FISHING, FISHING. I took this photo near the ship. Along the road near the ship were several fish processing plants…. read more of “Fishing, Fishing,…”
Thanks to 3-Star Mariners Trygve and Joanna Anderson for sending us a couple of great pictures photos taken in Glacier Bay and Sitka, Alaska while on their cruise with HAL.
Adventure traveler and Dutch TV personality Charlotte Van Hoorn was on board Zaandam for an Alaska cruise and will be sharing her adventure with us. Thanking the HAL crew with these snapshots for welcoming my first time cruiser friends so warmly. Beverage Manager Hans Becker well represents the personal charm of HAL’s officers. It was… read more of “Cruise Diary:…”
Thanks to HAL guest Alex Fong for sending in these amazing photos that were taken while cruising Alaska with Westerdam. Here’re a few images from our May 25th Alaska cruise on the Westerdam. It was our first cruise and we couldn’t have selected a better line, ship or destination! Everyone on the Westerdam and at… read more of “First-Time Cruisers…”