Alaskan Cruise with Glacier Bay

Alaskan Cruise with Glacier Bay

Cruising the inside passage of Alaska with Glacier Bay provides a feast of wildlife and floating ice bergs that are spellbinding. The dreamy emerald waters are so smooth and clear, they mirror the endless parade of spectacular snow capped mountains. I cannot bear to leave the balcony for breakfast, for fear of ....

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Grizzly Bear Cub Playing

Grizzly Bear Cub Playing

A visit to the Alaska Wildlife Conservation Center provided a bear highlight that still makes me feel all giddy inside whenever I think about it.  At the time of our visit, a two year old orphaned Kodiak brown bear called Taquka was in residence.  It was an overcast day in Alaska, and we watched Taquka with the other observers.

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Drive and Hike Denali National Park

Drive and Hike Denali National Park

A combination of catching the green school buses, and driving and hiking the Park Road in Denali is the best way to see this beautiful part of Alaska.  Looking over this sweeping wild landscape with the beginnings of summer color, and across the soft tundra to the countless pure white peaks leading up...

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Driving Alaska - Great Road Trip

Driving Alaska - Great Road Trip

Anchorage may indeed have a moose problem, but in late May when I strode the streets, the only moose I saw was painted on a shopfront. Armed with binoculars, a rented vehicle, and The Milepost (the Alaskan bible for road travel), it was time to get out on the road to find some serious Alaskan beasts....

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