14 Things to Do with Kids in Anchorage

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Family vacations are a wonderful way to create lasting memories (and photos) for everyone. What makes a trip with children especially successful is making sure to keep their interests in mind when planning your itinerary. That’s why we’ve pulled together a cheat sheet of fun things to do with kids in Anchorage. 1. Take a…

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A Taste of Hollywood in Alaska with Westmark Hotels

Posted in About Alaska

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Although Anchorage is the largest city in Alaska, it isn’t everyday that there are Hollywood A-listers roaming the city streets. Last fall, though, many area restaurants, bars and businesses transformed into movie sets and added famous patrons to their client lists as Hollywood came to town to film crime thriller The Frozen Ground, starring Vanessa…

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Beyond Disneyland: Planning a Family-friendly Vacation

Posted in Westmark News

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The best family vacations are equal parts fun and relaxation. While giant theme parks are popular, you don’t need 50 different rides and dozens of souvenir shops to have a good time with your kids. If you’re planning a family trip, here are a few great destinations that offer ample opportunity for adventure but won’t…

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