At the Heart of Southeast Alaska

This year has largely been about Alaska, exploring the state both on land and at sea. It’s also been a reminder that there’s an amazing world out there and there’s nothing better than taking the opportunity to explore when you can. As the summer passed by at lightening speed and the rainy weather starts to…Continue Reading “At the Heart of Southeast Alaska”

Costa Maya

As much as I tend to enjoy being on the go, I’m not one to pass up a day at the beach doing absolutely nothing. Our last stop on our cruise in May was to Costa Maya, a small port city in Mexico on the Yucatan Peninsula. After exiting the ship and walking down the long pier…Continue Reading “A Slice of Paradise in Costa Maya”

Xunantunich

Standing atop “El Castillo”, the second tallest structure in Belize, it’s no surprise people have always been fascinated with the Mayan culture. With their advancements in art, architecture, mathematical and astronomical systems, people are continually drawn to the reminants of the former civilization. The earliest Mayan settlements date back to 1800 B.C., while the peak of…Continue Reading “It’s Unbeliezable!”

Cozumel Park

If you’ve ever been on a cruise to the Caribbean, there’s a good chance you’ve stopped at Cozumel at least once or twice. Made up of multiple cruise ship piers, including Punta Langosta, the International Pier and Puerta Maya, Cozumel is not lacking in commercial entities catering to the cruise ship industry.  In particular, Puerta…Continue Reading “Cruising to Cozumel, Mexico”