For introduction, please see this earlier post.
|Monday afternoon, August 27|
Watching Seattle fade into the distance.
|Tuesday, August 28th|
"At Sea" aka On the way, no stops today.
Every morning I snap the carpet in the elevator to
keep me and the photos organized.
|Wednesday morning, August 29th|
Approaching our first stop ... Ketchikan
|First few passengers step off the ship in Ketchikan.|
The building with green roof is the Visitor Center.
|Stepping off the ship in Ketchikan.|
The Zaandam is one of two Holland America ships in port today.
|First stop ... Creek Street|
Watch the salmon heading upstream.
|Recommended: The New York Cafe.|
After walking all around town, take a break and enjoy a
cup of coffee or hot chocolate.
|A few blooms still holding on in late August.|
|Early afternoon ... about to reboard the ship.|
The monument in center is known as "The Rock"
|Sunny afternoon in Ketchikan.|
"Alaska's 1st City"
|The Captain says we are about to depart.|
I see a few passengers still in line to get back aboard.
It has been a treat to be here on a dry, sunny day!
|Putting Ketchikan behind us and heading to Tracy Arm.|