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My Photo Safari – Juneau, Alaska

My Photo Safari – Juneau, Alaska

Two weeks after my first photo safari tour in Haines, I took the bus out to Mendenhall Glacier in Juneau for my second go-round at the Photo Safari by Land & Sea and spent three hours walking the paths of the park and by the glacier, working on aperture and shutter speed. Photography is a…   read more of “My Photo Safari…”

iPad iBlog: Dog Sledding in Alaska

iPad iBlog: Dog Sledding in Alaska

We had the most fantastic excursion today in Juneau. The Dog Sledding on the Mendenhall Glacier by Helicopter excursion is one for your bucket list and it includes a helicopter ride over Mendenhall Glacier and an hour long stop at a dog camp for some mushing. Our adventure began with a safety briefing, a life…   read more of “iPad iBlog: Dog…”

Explorer’s Scrapbook: Falkland Islands

Explorer’s Scrapbook: Falkland Islands

It was an unbelievable feeling to see the penguins right there, just a few meters away. And you can see even how they kiss and “talk” to each other. Our amazing shore excursion made sure we got the most of this once-in-a-lifetime experience. Kateryna Bannikova Humand Resources Manager ms Veendam

My Photo Safari – Haines, Alaska

My Photo Safari – Haines, Alaska

Last summer I bought a new camera knowing I was going to South America on the Veendam and then Alaska on the Statendam. I got a Nikon D5000, a beginner level model, it’s my first digital single-lens reflux. Believe me, this one has more bells and whistles than I will probably ever use but I…   read more of “My Photo Safari…”

Close Encounters of the Bear Kind!

Close Encounters of the Bear Kind!

When Mary Schimmelman, HAL’s public relations manager, recently sailed on Westerdam in Alaska, she sent us this amazing photo taken at Fortress of the Bear in Sitka during the Fortress of the Bear and Sea Otter Quest shore excursion.

Explorer’s Scrapbook: Swimming with Dolphins

Explorer’s Scrapbook: Swimming with Dolphins

If you want to have fun in Ocho Rios Jamaica, pay a visit to Dolphin Cove resort. You will have the chance to swim with Betta. You will ask yourself who is Betta? She is an amazing dolphin. The instructor told us that she can move her eyes separately as well as look in different…   read more of “Explorer’s…”

Zaandam Crew Outing in Ketchikan

Zaandam Crew Outing in Ketchikan

These pictures were taken during the Bering Sea Crab Fisherman’s Tour in Ketchikan, Alaska. Some of Zaandam’s crew members attended the shore excursion and snapped these fun pictures.