Off in the distance I see a splash of black and white. I’ve seen this enough times to know that we’re in the presence of orcas.
As we approached the dock, Lance pointed out the two massive cruise ships and then the tiny vessel in front of it, nestled amongst the fishing boats.
Short-finned pilot whales live throughout the Pacific Ocean, and this week on the Safari Explorer, we were very lucky to have multiple encounters with them.
When we say Alaskan wildlife, what comes to mind? Charismatic megafauna captures our attention, but another critter is the state’s true unsung hero.
UnCruise guest Marlene shares diary excerpts from her Alaskan journey aboard the Wilderness Adventurer.