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Express Yourself (WPC)

Being the lady I am I won’t repeat what I said when I initially read this week’s prompt, Express Yourself, from the Daily Post, lol. 160 more words

Day To Day Life

Sailing to Alaska for relaxation, but learning a little on the way

By Kathy Matheson

SKAGWAY, Alaska — There are three basic types of vacation in my household.

A family vacation entails going to visit far-flung relatives. A learning vacation means exploring a new place with my husband, with lots of sightseeing and guide-book consulting. 806 more words


Harbor in Ketchikan (2014), oil on canvas, 20 x 24, $500

My husband and I spent a few days in Ketchikan in September 2014. I had heard that this town in southeastern Alaska is the rainiest city in the world, but the first day we lucked out—the sun shone and the sky was a cloudless blue. 28 more words

AK - Family worried about missing Ketchikan man Roy Banhart | KRBD

A Ketchikan man has been missing for nearly a month, with no evidence that he left the island.

Roy Banhart was last seen on Dec. 29. 74 more words


Ketchikan Part 3 – Disney Wonder Alaska Cruise Day 8 ctd.

I’ll tell you one thing, whoever is in charge of tourist souvenirs in Alaska is really missing the boat!  After we finished the crab feast we did a little shopping in Ketchikan.  413 more words


The Alaskan Ferry Voyage

So what’s it like getting to Alaska by ferry? The best word for it is unique. I have spent 2 days and 3 nights on the Alaska ferry Malaspina and tonight I board the Tustumena for another day and a half before finally arriving in Whittier, only an hour away from Anchorage. 550 more words

Friday Five: Alaska

It was June of 2008 when I first laid my eyes on these beautiful sights. By ship, I traveled with my family along the southeastern shores of Alaska, and visited some spectacular places. 93 more words

Friday Five