Fun Facts

10 Fun Facts About Nevis

October 19, 2016

Nevis is a 36 square mile island in the Caribbean Sea. Nevis and the nearby island of Saint Kitts make up one country known as the Federation of Saint Kitts and Nevis. We will be visiting both Saint Kitts and Nevis via an upcoming cruise, so we wanted to learn a little background about the island of […]

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25 Fun Facts about Sitka, Alaska

September 29, 2016

1. Sitka is Alaska’s first and oldest city. The area in Southeast Alaska was originally settled by the Tlingit people more than 10,000 years ago. 2. Today the City and Borough of Sitka, Alaska, encompasses 4,710 square miles, making it the largest city by land mass in the United States, with a population just under […]

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30 Fun Facts About Montreal, Canada

September 2, 2016

We’re heading to Montreal today and wanted to learn a little more about Canada’s second-largest city. 30 Interesting Facts About Montreal, Canada 1. Montreal is the largest city in the Canadian province of Quebec. 2. Although Montreal is one the world’s five largest French-speaking cities, most residents are bilingual. Many speak a third language. 3. The city […]

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13 Facts You Might Not Know About Whittier, Alaska

August 7, 2016

The tiny town Whittier, Alaska is located 58 miles southeast of Anchorage at the head of Passage Canal on the west side of Prince William Sound. Popular with photographers, hikers and hunters thanks to its natural beauty and wildlife, Whittier is most visited as the embarkation/debarkation point for one-way cruises between Anchorage to Vancouver by Princess and […]

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