S: Alaskan Cruise September 3 - 10, 2011
FC: Our special trip! Dad and I on an Alaskan Cruise...
1: I spent the weekend with dad before our trip, while mom was visiting Janette up north. Dad, aka Peggy, had this sign on the door. This was a joke during our planning, because of a commercial on TV.
2: Pack up the car here we go! | Self portrait at McDonalds, a Minneapolis airport tradition! | Mt. Rainier | Sports Complex | Space Needle
4: Setting sail from Seattle, Washington
6: Dinner time views!
7: Our planned excursions
9: Terri's traditional prosciutto | Dinner in the Versailles Room
17: Totem Bight Park
18: I found dad in the dark ready in case of emergency | Special dinner at Cagney's Steakhouse
20: Dad's special breakfast, while Terri gets ready | Patiently waiting...for whale watching!
21: Beautiful town of Juneau!
25: Wonderful Whale Watching Excursion & Beautiful Scenery
27: on our way to another huge glacier
31: See all the crevassed ice floating down the inlet as we go towards the big glacier!
33: What a great ending to the 4th day... dinner with dad in the Aqua Dining Room.
34: Mr. Professor, always asking good questions
36: A wonderful tour of Skagway on an old time street car
37: Below is Twin Peaks with the first snow fall!
39: Afternoon rest break with popcorn | Dad with a grizzly | Sara Palin talking with dad!
41: Fun times at the play house learning about Soapy Smith
43: When we were boarding the ship, after a long day in Skagway, we talked to a staff member about our father-daughter trip. Later we received these treats!
44: Sleep tight! | Our great table #33 with a view in the Versailles Dining Room
45: Midnight Chocolate Buffet
47: PULLING IN TO DOCK IN PRINCE RUPERT, CANADA | THURSDAY MORNING DAY 6
48: SURPRISE DAD! | Just when you thought we had no more excursions planned...We are going up into the interior to see glaciers up close on a float plane!
52: Look at the awesome blue of the glaciers!
53: Minnesota | Canada | Alaska
54: Love you Dad, thanks for a fun last day!
55: Good-bye Alaska, We had a great time!
56: Our last dinner was yummy
57: They sure put on a great show