IntroductionThere were four sections to our North America tour. This post provides a brief overview. For more detailed descriptions click on the links below:
1. Western USA,
2. Eastern USA and Eastern Canada,
3. Canadian Rockies, and,
4. Alaska Cruise.
Western USAThe tour began in Los Angeles, as can be seen on the map below. The order in which we visited the various locations is marked alphabetically. Click on the place holders to find the name of the location (and generally a photograph or two). The map is interactive and can be zoomed using the plus and minus icons at the bottom right, as well as moved around using the hand.
Here are some photographic highlights of the western tour. (Click on a picture for a larger version to be opened in a new tab or window.)
|Monument Valley||Bryce Canyon|
Antelope Slot Canyon
|Zion National Park|
|Fremont St, Las Vegas||Death Valley|
|Yosemite National Park||San Francisco|
Eastern US and CanadaThis tour, which followed our Western trip, began and ended in New York.
Canadian RockiesThis tour, following the Eastern tour, began at the capital of British Columbia, Victoria, on Vancouver Island. It ended in Vancouver.
|The harbour, Victoria, Vancouver Island||Butchart Gardens|
|The Gondola, Whistler||Blue River Safari|
|Bow Lake unfreezing||Athabasca Glacier|
Banff hot springs
|Rocky Mountaineer||Rocky Mountaineer|
Alaska CruiseThe cruise, following the Rockies tour, began and ended in Vancouver.
|Margerie Glacier, Glacier Bay||Crows Nest Bar, Volendam|
|The main pool, Volendam||The sun sets over the rear deck, Volendam|
Finally a reminder.