Packing and Playing Alaska With Kids

Fact: kids + comfort = vacation happiness. Comfort, of course, is achieved not just in a physical sense, but an emotional one as well, and when accomplished, makes complete sense.  In a previous posts I’ve discussed the value of appropriate gear when planning a trip to Alaska with kids. On the AKontheGO home page, you […]

Gray Whale-Watching in Alaska: Two options for families

Spring in Alaska is a WHALE of a lot of fun. Gray whale-watching, to be exact. AKontheGO has headed south in the past to explore the warm, sunny climate of Mexico’s Baja Peninsula and the Alaska residents who snowbird down there. No, not humans. Whales. Beautiful gray whales. Gray whales migrate 5,000 miles between Mexico […]

*Extra* Alaska Travelgram Podcast With CIRI Alaska Tourism

It was indeed a “whale of a time” when the Alaska Travelgram Team invited Dee Buchanan of CIRI Alaska Tourism to the weekly podcast party. Covering the wonderful dining options available at CIRI’s Talkeetna Alaska Lodge, Seward Windsong Lodge, and beautiful Fox Island, then chatting about my wild day aboard the Kenai Fjords Tour catamaran […]