Matthew Taylor Thomas


Mendenhall Glacier Alaska Helicopter

When making the decision to take a cruise to Alaska, you want to make the right tour choices on your shore days, but it’s not easy with so many to choose from. Here are the choices I made when I went to Alaska in August 2014. 

After a week cruising through incredible Alaska, it was time to head back to Vancouver. I had desperately wanted to see orcas in the wild while on this trip and even after all the amazing experiences I had through the week, I was still feeling a little incomplete with no sightings. On my last day of the cruise, I spent the entire day on the bow with eyes peeled for orcas. In… Read More

Exploring Canada, Banff National Park

Before I take off and return to Canada next week, I thought I’d put together an Insta-Journey of my Road Trip across Western Canada last year. It had been on my list for many years so the time had come to finally make my way to Canada and wow, I was blown away! Such incredible beauty to be found in the west and everywhere I went, my jaw was dropped in awe. I… Read More


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Reiseexperte mit Leib und Seele


and the call of the wild