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6 Festive Places To Visit In Alaska For Christmas

When Andy Williams sang White Christmas, he must have been envisioning Alaska. There may be no better place to visit when you’re dreaming of that postcard-perfect winter wonderland that looks like a scene straight out of Disney’s “Frozen.”  By heading north during the holiday season, you’ll see landscapes blanketed in[…]

2 Charming Peony Farm Tours To Take in Homer Alaska

No matter what time of year, Homer is visually stunning, with soaring mountains, forests, glaciers, ocean, and beaches. But the long days of summer that bring the abundant blooms of Alaskan peonies add splashes of brilliant color across the landscapes creating a jaw-dropping sight to behold. During the peak of[…]

Homer Winter King Derby: Everything You Need to Know

Homer may best be known as a summertime vacation destination, but you’ll find plenty of things to do year-round. When inclement weather does hit, think everything from exploring the art galleries or taking a hot yoga class to sampling mead at Sweetgale Meadworks & Ciderhouse, wine tasting at Bear Creek[…]

Visiting Kilcher Homestead Plus Other Sites You Can’t Miss

Alaska is well known for its majestic scenery with the landscapes as diverse as the 49th state is immense. There are soaring mountains that seem to stretch endlessly across the horizon, miles and miles of coastline with driftwood strewn beaches where you might spot everything from whales to bald eagles[…]

Anchorage to Homer: The Roadtrip of a Lifetime

While a 4.5-hour drive might be a bit daunting for an average road trip, the journey from Anchorage to Homer is anything but ordinary. It’s well worth your time to take what’s often named as one of the most scenic in the world.  We suggest taking it slow and consider[…]

6 Must-Try Homer Restaurants

The food can be one of the highlights of traveling as there are few things better than trying new places to eat. It’s a part of the journey and the experience that provides a way to learn about the local culture through your taste buds. The Last Frontier offers many[…]

5 Fairytale Alaska Wedding Venues For The Wedding Of Your Dreams

While sandy beaches and swaying palms draw many betrothed to tie the knot, more adventurous couples seeking a dream destination wedding that’s different from all the rest should consider Alaska. There are few better places for a wedding with enchanting scenery that can include everything from driftwood-strewn Alaska beaches, blue-tinged[…]

8 of The Most Stunning Alaska Beaches You Must Visit

Alaska is famous for its spectacular scenic beauty, abundant wildlife, and opportunities for all sorts of recreation–from hiking and paddling to world-class fishing. When most people envision the state, they think of soaring mountains, glaciers, icy fjords, and residents bundled up in parkas surrounded by endless snow. But it’s so[…]

Must-See Sites If You’re Staying On the Homer Spit

Renowned for its rugged coastlines with serene beaches, dramatic mountains, deep fjords, and old-growth Sitka spruce forests, the Homer Spit is the place to go if you want to be enveloped by breathtaking natural beauty and tranquility.  Watch for whales, sea otters, and porpoises in the water and gaze up[…]

Top 9 Things to do in Homer Alaska for Your Next Getaway

There’s really no better place in the U.S. for outdoor adventurers, wildlife enthusiasts, and nature lovers of all types than Alaska. It boasts everything from world-class fishing and hiking to the chance to witness animals–like bears, moose, mountain goats, and whales–that most people only see on a screen.  Those who[…]