Let Freedom Ring and Celebrate Fourth of July Alaska Style

Posted in About Alaska, Things To Do In Alaska, Things To Do In The Yukon, Traveling to the Yukon, Westmark Blog

Nothing says summer like the Fourth of July, and this year Alaska is having one heck of a summer. With seriously warm temperatures, round-the-clock sunlight and endless activities there might not be a better place on earth to celebrate Independence Day. In Alaska’s biggest city, you’d have trouble finding a way to not celebrate the…

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12 Hours in Whitehorse, Yukon

Posted in Things To Do In The Yukon

whitehorse hotel

photo by thevancats-imagemaker By lucky chance, your business trip has brought you to Whitehorse, Yukon, and you’ve got a day to see the sights. Really, there’s enough to see and do that you could plan an entire vacation around it. But we’ll try not to go too crazy with our suggestions. So much about Whitehorse will…

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Art, History and Culture: Highlighting New Museum Exhibits Around Alaska and Yukon

Posted in About Alaska, Things To Do In Alaska, Things To Do In The Yukon, Westmark Blog, Westmark News

Image used under Flickr Creative Commons license from Maureen. Frosted windows hinder views of snow-covered mountains, Alaskans warm up vehicles in preparation for the mad dash from the cold and the moisture from our breath forms a cloud of fog around every word. Winter has arrived in Alaska. And what better time than winter to step…

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