Latest Alaska travel ideas & articles

What You Need to Know When Planning a Trip to Denali

Extraordinary landscape, amazing scenery and a variety of wildlife await visitors to Denali National Park.

An Essential Guide to Cruising Alaska's Inside Passage

The destinations, attractions and ports-of-call of an Inside Passage cruise

Where to See Bears in Alaska

From flightseeing tours to multi-night rustic lodge packages, follow our guide to Alaska bear-viewing excursions.

The Classic Alaska Train Tours

Chugging their way down the rails, these trains take visitors on breathtaking tours of Alaska's mountains, waterfalls and glaciers.

How to See the Northern Lights in Alaska

With a new book out, Alaska-based photographers Daryl Pederson and Calvin Hall share tips on seeing and photographing the Aurora Borealis.

Fairbanks and Northern Alaska: A Guide for Travelers

From summertime festivals in the city to Denali National Park and the Northern Lights, these are the reasons why you need to put Fairbanks on your travel bucket list.

Anchorage: From Downtown to Midtown and Beyond

A guide to visiting Alaska's biggest city

Travel Guide: Talkeetna, Alaska

Follow our suggested itinerary for things to do in Talkeetna, a great getaway two-hours’ drive north of Anchorage

Pure Gold: The Best Travel Experiences Near Juneau

Glaciers, tramways, lodges and great local food and drink: Our short list for the best things to do in Juneau

Alaska's Brewing Boom: 10 Great Alaskan Breweries to Visit

From Ketchikan to Fairbanks, these brewers are making beer Alaska-style.

Photographing Alaska: Tips From Photographer Michael Dinneen

From photographing Denali to shooting the Northern Lights, pro photographer Michael Deneen shares the secrets of capturing great images of the 49th state.