Seaplane Adventure to Taku Lodge in Juneau

Taku Glacier Lodge Seaplane Adventure Juneau Alaska

Lots of photos and video from our fabulous floatplane and salmon feast adventure to Taku River Lodge in Juneau, Alaska. Read on…

The Great Alaskan Diamond Store Invasion


Caribbean jewelry stores have invaded the charming, historic town of Alaska’s Inside Passage. Is that good, or bad? Come share your views…

Photographs: Silversea Cruises Silver Shadow Veranda Suite

Carol Silversea Cruises Veranda Suite

We share 7 photographs from inside our Veranda Suite aboard the Silversea Cruises Silver Shadow. Read on…

Top 5 Baby Boomer Things to do in Juneau, Alaska


Juneau, Alaska – There is a very high probability that a baby boomer trying to figure out what to do in Juneau, Alaska will be visiting aboard a cruise ship. This generally means that you will have limited time for your visit and that you will be looking for the top attractions in the area. […]

The Mendenhall Glacier in Juneau, Alaska


Mendenhall Glacier ~ Juneau, Alaska – When visiting Juneau, Alaska, baby boomers will want to make certain to bring their camera along to see the Mendenhall Glacier. Our visit to the Mendenhall Glacier was part of a combo package with Dolphin Jet Boat Tours.  We first spent a few hours in Auke Bay whale watching, […]

Humpback Whale Watching in Juneau, Alaska


Dolphin Jet Boat Tours ~ Juneau, Alaska – A very popular experience with baby boomer travelers in Juneau, Alaska is to join local whale watching tours as they cast about Auke Bay looking to watch humpback whales feeding in the local waters. After debarking from our cruise ship, the Norwegian Pearl (see video), we joined […]

Two Boomers on an Eight-hour Whirlwind Tour of Juneau, Alaska


  Juneau, Alaska – Did you know that Juneau, Alaska is the only capitol city in the world that you can’t drive to? You can either fly into Juneau, or take the Alaska Marine Highway. The Alaska Marine Highway is a state-owned ferry system that operates a fleet of 11 vessels along a scenic 3,500-mile […]

Alaska’s Inside Passage Aboard the Norwegian Cruise Line’s Pearl

Alaska’s Inside Passage – It seems that every baby boomer we know has an Alaskan cruise on their bucket list.  With one of our missions as that of your personal travel scout, Carol and I figured that we had better check that one off of our own bucket list. Therefore, we just returned home from […]

Humpback Whales in Juneau, Alaska


Humpback Whales ~ Juneau, Alaska – One of the things that this baby boomer travel photographer has learned is that I cannot control nature’s light to give me the opportunity to capture a perfect photograph with each snap of my Nikon’s shutter. I would have preferred bright blue skies reflecting in these waters instead of […]

Day #3 – Whale Watching the Alaskan Inside Passage Cruise With Dolphin Tours


Juneau, Alaska ~ Norwegian Cruise Lines – One of the major highlights of any baby boomer’s cruise up the Inside Passage of Alaska is the prospect of laying your eyes on a humpback whale. With slow and very limited Internet availability, I will have to keep this short, but here’s a sample of what I […]