Category Archives for "United States"

Chena Hot Springs, Alaska

Alaska has awe-inspiring vistas and amazing archaeological formations that could not be enjoyed by tourists at large some 50 years ago.  With time, science and entrepreneurial minds opportunities to experience what the ultimate frontier has to offer have appeared in a few locations, one of them being Chena Hot Springs, 61 miles away from Fairbanks. […]

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Exploring Amazing Glaciers Near Anchorage

The simple act of going from one place to another in Alaska treats you to beautiful landscapes and images that are extremely difficult to find in most areas around the world- even if you look for them. There’s high mountains, deep valleys, dense forests, spectacular bays, fertile prairies, beautiful rivers… and glaciers. Many glaciers.. Sure, some […]

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Alyeska Resort: an Anchorage Mountain Getaway

Alaska’s largest city has easy access to many outdoor attractions, and one of its most popular weekend getaways is Alyeska Resort in Girdwood, about 40 miles away. The resort features a 304 room hotel and offers many activities to enjoy, both outdoor and indoor. Winter activities skiing, heli-skiing, ski lessons, snowmobiling and family friendly ski-school […]

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Things to Do in Juneau Alaska

If you’re reading this article you’re probably going to visit Juneau sometime soon, and I bet you’re going to do so in a cruise. You’ll probably started in Vancouver or Seattle and will make your way up the west coast of Canada heading towards Sitka or Anchorage. Right? I’m no wizard; it’s just that you’re simply […]

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2 Where to Eat in Steamboat Springs, Colorado

Steamboat Springs might be a small town indeed, famous for its champagne snow enjoyed by  the thousands of skiers that flock here every winter season and in a smaller scale during the summer months when downhill mountain biking and hot air ballooning are the things to do. So while it may be a destination for […]

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10 What to See and Do in Denver in One Day

Unlike the spectacular mountains and fantastic ski resorts in Colorado, the state’s capital city, Denver, is often missed as a travel destination in itself.  A pity, I must say, since it’s an easy city to walk with enough interesting attractions to keep you busy for at least one day. I recently visited Denver late in […]

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