In June of 2009, my husband Stan's family and I had the
delightful adventure of an Alaskan cruise, aboard Holland
America's ms Zaandam. The occasion of the cruise was the 50th
wedding anniversary of Stan's sister, Sally and her husband,
Ralph. Included were Sally and Ralph, their daughter Susan,
their cousin Sunshine and Stan and I (Sandy).
Untold thanks to Sally and Ralph for including us on this
delightful adventure! And to Suz and Sunshine for being such
We traveled to Seattle and enjoyed a
lovely sunshiny afternoon and morning
there before embarking on the Zaandam. During the cruise, we
had a full day at sea and then visited Juneau, Glacier Bay, Sitka, Ketchikan and Victoria, BC.
Click on the links in the far left column to see photos of our journey.
I've also included my daily dairy, the ship's log from the
trip and a link to the web page for the ms Zaandam (do
check out the public rooms).
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