Alaska: Rough Seas and the Inside Passage

Sat. Sept 8th:  Again we woke to wind buffeting the ship. No banging like the previous morning, Rita said they fixed the loose fender separating their balcony from Gloria’s that was making all the noise. The maintenance person secured it open with a lock. Now Gloria and the Hoppers share balconies. When I got up, I…… Continue reading Alaska: Rough Seas and the Inside Passage

Alaska: Vancouver and a Long Day

Sun. Sept 9th:  Docked in Vancouver. Had to wait to disembark. Looks like a big city. We are in front of a large white building with a sign “Port of Vancouver.” We felt like cattle being herded off the boat.  Rita and Ron were assigned to a different group, thus they ended up on an earlier…… Continue reading Alaska: Vancouver and a Long Day