Ketchikan July 6th 2016 Yesterday we visited our first port, Ketchikan. The sea was like glass and the weather overcast. Ketchikan yearly rainfall is measured in feet, not inches a year so overcast is good. We joined our group for a wildlife and seafood experience. Actually we were a group of six. I was surprised that they didn't cancel the tour but it was great for us.
After a 30 minute bus ride, the six of us w ... read more
North America » United States » Alaska » Ketchikan 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