I got to go along on the fantastic Helicopter Flightseeing & Extended Glacier Trek tour with my Canadian friend Tracey. These are pictures taken on the Mendenhall Glacier in Juneau. It was awesome!
Tag: Shore Excursions
Here are a few pictures from my Alaska cruise in 2009. We took part in the whale-watching excursion and then went shopping in town. – Laurel Adams, HAL Mariner
What do you think of when you hear Tunisia? Camels, Mint Tea, Carpets and Desert? Think again… how about sugar cube houses, blue roofs and historical ruins? Enjoy the photos of our Tunisia impressions… Having met some of Tunisia’s camels at the pier, we headed out for the tour bus to join our half day… read more of “Shore Excursion:…”
Five Statendam crew members were able to get up close and personal with several creatures from the sea in this wonderful Bering Sea Crab Fisherman’s Tour in Ketchikan. The ship we were on, Aleutian Ballad, had been featured in the television series the “Deadliest Catch.” We were able to meet the crew on board and… read more of “Getting Aquainted…”
Welcome to beautiful Scotland. Start your journey from Rosyth towards Roslyn to visit the magnificent Roslyn Chapel (approx. 45 min. drive) as part of the Medieval Scotland & Trail of the Da Vinci Code excursion. Roslyn is a small town that is a home to the famous Roslyn Chapel from the movie “The Da Vinci… read more of “Shore Excursion:…”
There is nothing better than cruising out of Seattle on ms Westerdam to Alaska. This trip started out with sunshine and a few broken clouds and has continued as we move toward Hubbard Glacier today. The highlight of the trip thus far was the helicopter tour to the Mendenhall Glacier and drinking from the pristine… read more of “Explorer’s…”
Just when we thought we had seen it all on Holland America Line cruises, the Ryndam called at Dubrovnik, Croatia. What a beautiful, historic city surrounded by walls. Luckily for all of the guests on board, Ryndam docked at the port long enough for us to fully explore the town.
How Neat is Neets Bay? I was fortunate enough to be able to take a HAL tour to visit the bears at Neets Bay, which is a 20 minute floatplane ride from Ketchikan Alaska. We arrived at the floatplane dock and were met by the bear guide. We were given a safety brief, on what… read more of “Explorer’s…”