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Inside Background
For thousands of years, Athabaskans, Eskimos and Inuit lived in the region that...
Last edited: August 07, 2006
As Fairbanks is located in central Alaska, the temperatures here can get quite...
Last edited: March 04, 2008
Inside Transportation
Despite its inland location, Fairbanks is well connected to the Alaskan shore...
Last edited: November 05, 2007
To get around Fairbanks or its surrounding region in anytime except summer, it...
Last edited: August 07, 2006
Fairbanks is a modern city with many of the same transportation methods as any...
Last edited: July 22, 2010
Rental Cars: Fairbanks International Airport has most of the major Rental Car...
Last edited: July 22, 2010
Inside Things to Do
The majority of events, especially those geared toward visitor, will be taking...
Last edited: October 17, 2012
Those who have never been to Fairbanks will want to read up thoroughly on...
Last edited: August 07, 2006
There are a number of museums in the Fairbanks area, including the Fairbanks...
Last edited: July 20, 2009
In March Fairbanks hosts the GCI Open North American Sled Dog Races that you...
Last edited: March 23, 2008
Despite the remoteness of Fairbanks, there are a decent number of performing...
Last edited: August 07, 2006
Fairbanks is not the best place for large-scale retail shopping, but there are...
Last edited: August 07, 2006
In the winter, sled dog racing is probably the biggest sport in the city...
Last edited: August 07, 2006
Seeing the aurora borealis (northern lights) seems to be on everyone's bucket...
Last edited: September 07, 2013
There are two ice museums in the Fairbanks area.  The Fairbanks Ice Museum in...
Last edited: August 01, 2008
Inside Dining Scene
Chena's Fine Dining and Deck is a family restaurant. Between 11:30am and 2:30pm...
Last edited: July 03, 2008
The Chowder House is not a seafood restaurant. It is a soup and sandwich shop...
Last edited: October 12, 2007
One of the only places to find authentic New York Style pizza in Alaska. Crust...
Last edited: September 05, 2007
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: June 16, 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: January 24, 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