Alaska - Part 1 of 3 - Juneau to Ketchikan June 1st 2012 Trip to Alaska Part One – June 2012 - Juneau to Ketchikan
I have always wanted to visit Alaska. I have made numerous business trips to Ketchikan, but, they were, well, business and I really did not have time for more than minimal sightseeing around Ketchikan. On these trips to Southeastern Alaska, I learned that it was beautiful, it rained a lot, and that I wanted to ... read more
North America » United States » Alaska » Juneau » Tracy Arm Britain's American colonies broke with the mother country in 1776 and were recognized as the new nation of the United States of America following the Treaty of Paris in 1783. During the 19th and 20th centuries, 37 new states were added to the origina... ... read more
Now that I am retired, I find that I enjoy traveling more and more without the constant worry about what is happening at the office. It is liberating!
Over the years I have found that, while preparing for my travels, it was both informative and enjoyable to read the travel blogs from other folks who had been to the places I was about to visit; therefore I decided to return the favor. I also enjoy photography and take enough pictures that at least some turn out good enough to share with others and give a feel for the places I visit.
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