I spent nearly an hour on our balcony watching and photographing
the Disney Wonder being overtaken by the Noordam.
This was around midnight and the weather
could only be described as balmy.
My fascinating was the hour the sun was setting
as we progressed further north.
A June sunset is around 1700 in
Victoria (Down Under) in June.
The North American Rockies seemed
These first two images are from
an excursion inland from Skagway…
both depicting the ruggedness of the Rocky Mountains.
The highlight of our cruise waas visiting Glacier Bay.
Truly magnificent is an apt description
of the scenery and the experience.
Not long into our cruise up
We discovered that our
Holland America Noordam Cruise Ship
and a Princess cruise liner which was shadowing us
were all owned by Carnival Cruises.
During this excursion from Skagway into Canada
we heard that the train had been purchased
by Holland America and would, therefore,
be integrated into the Carnival Company.
Floral Friday Challenge.
For a few weeks flowers from
This one captured at Skagway, Alaska.
Thought it may be a wild rose.