I live in Texas. In the summer it is a blistering Hellhole that my partner, Julie, and I try to escape from for at least a couple of weeks. The last two years in a row that destination was Alaska.
As I write this (8/11/20), the world is embroiled in a global pandemic. So, no travel. I am now also a full time college student. So, no money. In my home town, Denton, the temperature is 104 F today. In Skagway, Alaska it is currently 55 F. Paradise.
Last year's vacation included a cruise through the Alaskan Glacial park. Which we had also done the previous year, but this time we added a guided land tour, by bus,…