The translation of igloo is home, so Alaskans do live in igloos. However, Eskimo hunters created the icedome igloo most people think of when they hear the term, as temporary shelter while on their expeditions.

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Iditarod Trail

Learn More Dog mushing is Alaska's official sport, and the Iditarod Trail Sled Dog Race held every...

Driving Regulations

Learn More Alaska and Canada will honor a valid driver's license from any state or country for 90 days after...

Finding Totem Poles

Learn More Beginning in Ketchikan and extending north throughout many of the Southeast Alaska Inside Passage communities, totemic art...

Shipping Seafood

Learn More Inquire with the place you'll be staying in Alaska. Most places that have sportfishing available for visitors…
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