Skagway, AKAugust 20, 2017 in the United States ⋅
The train arrives at Skagway, a coastal town set at the end of a fjord. There are 2 cruise ships in port today.
Skagway looks like an old time frontier town but is filled with jewelry stores selling objects that are rarely authentic. It's a tourist trap!
We have some great haddock and chips down on the wharf at the Alaska Fish Co. There's and old time saloon building/brothel called the Red Onion. It now sells pizzas and does brothel tours for $10 pp. Sidewalks are raised and timber to facilitate walking around in the wet and snow.Read more