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Inside Background
The largest state in the union is more than just snow, ice and polar bears! It...
Last edited: November 24, 2006
America’s largest state was the 49th to join the union. It was actually...
Last edited: July 09, 2006
Jack London’s 1903 classic “The Call of the Wild” was one of the first literary...
Last edited: July 10, 2007
Statewide Visitor Contacts within Alaska The Alaska Travel Industry Association...
Last edited: October 18, 2012
When is the best time to journey to Alaska??  Many residents will tell you...
Last edited: July 16, 2011
Alaska Car Bingo - to help pass the time on the long drive from Anchorage to...
Last edited: August 29, 2008
There are various way to visit Alaska. 1. Take a cruise/ land tour and you are...
Last edited: June 22, 2011
Alaska cruises are very popular for a very good reason – they provide a great...
Last edited: July 06, 2014
There are a few secrets that Alaska travelers have discovered to save money on...
Last edited: April 21, 2014
Denali is organized to preserve the wilderness, so they spread the population...
Last edited: June 18, 2007
One question seen continuously in these forums is the difference between the...
Last edited: May 20, 2009
The weather varies quite a bit throughout this great state.  The Inside...
Last edited: January 20, 2012
See this Trip List: Alaska Itinerary Planning for resources to assist in...
Last edited: April 06, 2013
Here are a few links to some pictures of Alaska. Images of Alaska Denali...
Last edited: July 22, 2013
Ready to plan your visit to Alaska but not sure where to start?  Here are some...
Last edited: March 31, 2014
The most beautiful way to drive between Fairbanks and Valdez or Anchorage is...
Last edited: January 28, 2013
This topic is often asked about on the forum. It's best to know ahead and be...
Last edited: September 15, 2006
Whalewatching is one of the most popular tourist activities in Alaska. Well, at...
Last edited: January 02, 2013
Inside Things to Do
The Alaska Wildlife Conservation Center is less than 1 hour south of Anchorage...
Last edited: August 21, 2012
Anan Creek Bear Observatory is a premiere bear viewing site located in...
Last edited: April 20, 2007
Frederick Sound is an 80 mile long body of water that runs east to west through...
Last edited: January 24, 2011
Hatcher Pass, a beautiful wilderness located in the Talkeetna Mountains, allows...
Last edited: August 04, 2008
Pack Creek is one of Alaska's best kept secrets. It is an amazing Brown Bear...
Last edited: December 04, 2008
The area of the island near the old cannery, the mink farm and the house that...
Last edited: March 12, 2009
Inside United States: For Foreign Visitors
Currency  The United States uses the United States dollar as its currency. The...
Last edited: March 25, 2014
A little preparation will help simplify the process of entering the United...
Last edited: June 03, 2013
Despite the best of intentions, accidents and illness happen when away from...
Last edited: August 12, 2014
Temperature in the United States... How Hot is HOT? How Cold is COLD?  100°F...
Last edited: March 12, 2013
General: The standard American telephone number is ten digits, such as (555...
Last edited: April 12, 2014
While tipping is NOT mandatory in most of the United States, it is expected in...
Last edited: August 18, 2014
In many states motels, hotels and innkeepers of any description are subject to...
Last edited: September 08, 2007
Being victimized by scandalous businesses when traveling is one of the sad...
Last edited: May 22, 2013
Depending on where you travel to in the U.S. bottle/container deposit laws...
Last edited: October 02, 2010
United States of America has a history of unified etiquette protocols that may...
Last edited: March 22, 2014
A discount shopping trip in the United States can be a real bonanza for...
Last edited: September 25, 2013
Canadian citizens flying between a Canadian and American airport require a...
Last edited: May 04, 2014
Before making international travel, it is important to determine the electrical...
Last edited: April 08, 2013
  Some Anglophone Nations  United Kingdom On your first visit to the USA from...
Last edited: April 29, 2014
There are many Forum posts where people ask about how to use their Mobile Phone...
Last edited: December 17, 2013
When going for a holiday or even for a short trip a checklist with "not to...
Last edited: November 05, 2013
Eye Contact In the United States, most people consider it polite, and a...
Last edited: June 06, 2014
Contents:  1. Understanding the "sales tax" on merchandise and food in the U.S...
Last edited: March 06, 2014
The following links provide access to lots of travel and tourist information...
Last edited: January 20, 2014
This is a listing of SmartPhone and Tablet Apps that will be of benefit to the...
Last edited: June 02, 2014
Many visitors to the United States go to typical tourist areas like New York...
Last edited: January 20, 2014
In the U.S., there are certain customs about the young that may differ from...
Last edited: October 28, 2010
Everyone who arrives in the United States is processed by U.S. Customs and...
Last edited: January 11, 2014