Thursday Night Arrival in Fairbanks: AK Fam is on the Go

AK Fam is settled into our temporary home-away-from-home after a beautiful drive from McKinley Princess Lodge to Fairbanks. Even though the bipolar weather kept us guessing (sunglasses on?-sunglasses off?) we enjoyed our trek through Denali National Park, where we met up with our friends the Harrisons who are just millimeters away (on the map) from […]

Full-Speed to Fairbanks

We’re packing up the fam, loading the car, and moving out today. AKontheGO is returning to Fairbanks, since we so enjoyed our trip last March. This time, though, we’re going to be exploring the agricultural scheme of Interior Alaska; what makes this area so attractive for farmers and wild birds and those hardy souls who first settled Fairbanks […]

In Alaska, Time Slips, Slips Away

Someone told me the other day “Everything you’ve posted on your Website is a must-see. How the heck could we possibly do that during one trip to Alaska?” Very good point, intrepid AKontheGO-reader, and one I will attempt to answer. Forty years ago (well, okay, maybe even after that) the family vacation was a standard two-weeks. Employers […]