The return of the night sky

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The northern lights over a lake in Alaska

Alaskans go for months during the summer without really seeing a true night sky, which means no stargazing or potential to see the northern lights. Now that colder months are here and the night sky is back, here are some of our favorite places to go stargazing.   Southcentral Flattop Mountain — Visitors and locals…

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New year, new digs at the Anchorage Westmark Hotel

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Westmark Hotels completed some major renovations at its Westmark Anchorage Hotel, just in time for your 2018 travel plans. These renovations to the 14-floor hotel in the heart of downtown Anchorage reaffirm its place as one of the top properties in the city. Changes in the main lobby bring sophistication and warmth, providing guests with…

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Oktoberfest in the Last Frontier

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Alaska might be thousands of miles from Germany, but that doesn’t mean America’s northernmost state isn’t celebrating the world’s largest beer festival. Not to be left out of any celebration that includes beer, food, music and fun, the state is one of many to hold its own homage to the popular event. The first Oktoberfest…

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