Alaska Tips

Daylight

Sunset in Juneau

"Land of the Midnight Sun" isn't just a clever term. Summers in the Interior can have up to 24 hours of daylight. Sometimes visitors can have a problem adjusting to...

Wildlife Viewing

bears in the Becharof National Wildlife Refuge

Alaska offers unparalleled opportunities to observe and photograph wildlife. The variety and impressive numbers of mammals, birds and marine wildlife in Alaska draw visitors from all over the world.

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Largest Cities

Anchorage, Alaska's largest city

Anchorage is the largest city in terms of population, with more than 254,000 residents. Fairbanks is the second largest with roughly 32,000 residents. In terms of total area, Sitka...

Culture

Local artist displaying caribou skin masks in Anaktuvuk Pass

The Arctic region of Alaska encompasses the communities of Nome, Kotzebue and Utqiagvik (Barrow). North of the Arctic Circle, these towns offer cultural attractions that are closely tied to the...