As guests appear out of the haze and step aboard the Safari Endeavour, those noises are all the deckhands hear.
If your cruise begins or ends in Sitka, I would recommend an extra day, or at least a few extra hours to enjoy this unique little town.
The first steps into the trail-less wild tangle of an old- or second-growth forest are stiff and uncertain.
Sometimes when you’re cruising and exploring in Alaska, you just don’t know what you’re going to find. On our final day, we encountered some big surprises.
Enjoying some rare t-shirt and shorts weather in Southeast Alaska, one family onboard spent an afternoon flightseeing in a floatplane over glaciers.