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Sail Away: Cruise Lines Take Precautions Against ‘Flu

In a discussion regarding the AKontheGO Fam cruise options this summer, I brought up what has been on everyone’s mind this past week; the Swine Flu (I know we aren’t supposed to call it swine flu out of respect for pigs, but the scientific name is too long, sorry pigs). I happened to be on […]

Anchorage Mayor’s Marathon: Exercising Vacation

We all know what it is like to go on a vacation where we eat, drink, lay around, go to bed, and do it all over again the next day. Fortunately, for those who choose to recreate in and around Alaska, such days are few and far between. Even more so for the 3,000 or […]

Hatcher Pass: Golden For Many Reasons

Let’s begin by thanking God for Robert L. Hatcher, for without this sourdough’s steadfast belief that there was gold in them thar hills, Hatcher Pass would be but another nameless area on the map of Alaska. Hatcher filed the first gold hard rock claim in 1906, and led the way for a rich chapter in […]

We Hear the Train A’Comin

Much of my youth was spent on the overnight Amtrak train from Seattle to Missoula, Montana. Just about every summer, we would board the train for one of our favorite ways to get across the West, via choo choo. Now that I am all grown up and have two sons, it is no surprise that […]

Anchorage Downtown Pass

Looking for ways to stretch your dollar? Check out the brand new Downtown Pass! For only $99, you can save over $1,000 at over 30 businesses in Downtown Anchorage.
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Alaska on the Go: Exploring the 49th State with Children

Get a copy of Alaska on the Go: Exploring the 49th State with Children to help you plan your trip, or as a gift for friends and family.
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