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An Alaska Cruise From Seattle In July

August 6, 2017 TravelAtWill 0

Starting Our Cruise In Seattle Our Alaska cruise from Seattle in July was for 7 days. We considered flying between Toronto and Vancouver. It was a short hop between Vancouver and Seattle. But when we researched flight costs, it was much cheaper to fly into Seattle – even with the […]

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Much To See When You Visit Sitka in Alaska

July 30, 2017 TravelAtWill 0

Arriving In Sitka We had really enjoyed our day at sea as we cruised along the Tracy Fjord to see the Sawyer Glacier. The next day was the first port day on our Alaska cruise. We woke up in the morning and were docked. There did not appear to be […]

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A Rainforest Excursion in Ketchikan, Alaska

July 25, 2017 TravelAtWill 0

Arriving in Ketchikan We left Seattle and spent one day cruising up the Inside Passage along the coast of British Columbia in Canada. The first port on our Alaska cruise was Ketchikan. We booked a rainforest excursion in Ketchikan as our first taste of Alaska. The weather forecast was variable. […]

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Things To Do In Seattle On A Return Visit

July 23, 2017 TravelAtWill 0

Some Things To Do In Seattle On A Return Visit We visited Seattle on several previous travels. Our first visit to Seattle was when we travelled down the west coast for 4 weeks. That trip we did many of the iconic tourist sites. We stopped in Seattle when we toured […]

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Seattle Space Needle Views

July 20, 2017 TravelAtWill 0

Our View Of The Seattle Space Needle We were in Seattle to start our Alaska cruise. This gave us several days to explore Seattle before we boarded our ship. On previous visits to Seattle, we had not gone up in the Space Needle. Part of this is because we have […]

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Chihuly Colour and Art in Seattle

July 18, 2017 TravelAtWill 0

We Missed Our First Chance To See A Chihuly Exhibit Our cruise to Alaska started in Seattle.  Arriving a few days early, we were looking for something interesting to see and do. We decided to see the Chihuly colour and art in Seattle.  We got a combined ticket and enjoyed a […]

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National Parks Trip in Canada and the U.S.

June 18, 2017 TravelAtWill 0

Natural Treasures On A National Parks Trip In North America we are blessed to have 98 National Parks (59 in the U.S. and 39 in Canada). The National Parks are preserved habitats that offer a wide range of natural landscapes and natural phenomenon. They are located all across the country but […]

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What To Do When Starting A Cruise In Miami

April 21, 2017 TravelAtWill 2

Heading to Miami We were off on our next 10 week adventure. The first leg was a short 3 hour hop to Miami for a few days. This would let me unthaw from the Toronto winter. One of the big advantages of starting a cruise in Miami was the lack […]

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New Orleans is More Than Mardi Gras

February 15, 2017 TravelAtWill 0

10 Things To Do That Show That New Orleans is More Than Mardi Gras We booked our trip to New Orleans for 8 days to coincide with the big Mardi Gras celebration but planned it so that we would have some time to explore New Orleans as well. It has […]

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10 Mardi Gras Tips

February 12, 2016 TravelAtWill 2

Mardi Gras Tips To Improve Your Experience This was our first Mardi Gras celebration. While we had done a lot of research in advance, we learned a lot in the 8 days we were in New Orleans. There are a few Mardi Gras tips we wanted to share if you […]

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8 Days in New Orleans

February 11, 2016 TravelAtWill 0

Heading for 8 Days in New Orleans At Mardi Gras New Orleans for Mardi Gras was one of the “Carnival Trips” that was on our travel wish list – along with Rio and Venice. It had been a busy 2015 travel year and we were slow in planning for 2016 travel. With […]