Travel Blogs from Fairbanks, United States

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Changes in lattitude, Anchorage, Fairbanks and Seward, United States travel blog

Changes in lattitude

A travel blog entry by dazzla

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... it was too, up until the Denali National Park stop. By comparison the second half was pretty dull but we eventually pulled into Fairbanks at 8:15pm. We spent the evening catching up over a few beers and grilled salmon which Sam caught at the weekend, as ...

Sled Dogs and a Gutsy Lifestyle, Fairbanks, United States travel blog

Sled Dogs and a Gutsy Lifestyle

A travel blog entry by burtonll

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I never, ever considered going to Alaska in the wintertime. Until I stopped in Fairbanks. The sun was setting after 10 PM and rising about 3 AM when I was there on June 19, and yes, everyone was enjoying all that daylight. But, get them started talking, ...

Fairbanks - on the longest day of the year!, Fairbanks, United States travel blog

Fairbanks - on the longest day of the year!

A travel blog entry by alexndean

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... (I want to see the Northen Lights and Iceland is on my list of places we must get to!!!). Dean: Friday - spent the day in Fairbanks. went to the museum on the university campus. It's really good, we recommend it if you ever get up here. Food at a ...

Come On Back To The Other Side, Fairbanks, United States travel blog

Come On Back To The Other Side

A travel blog entry by burtonll

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... any way. Who was this little man? I guessed that he was Inupiat, and I guessed that he had a daughter or son who lived in Fairbanks and wanted him to visit. I wondered about his life, where he was going, where he had been. Had he ever killed a whale? ...

When There's No Dotted Line You Ask The Pilot, Fairbanks, United States travel blog

When There's No Dotted Line You Ask The Pilot

A travel blog entry by burtonll

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Got back to Fairbanks in plenty of time to check-in the trusty little hatchback and get to my gate. This time I actually got the seat I always hope to get, with no seats in front of me! I was by the window, too. A man in his 40's, I'd say, was on the ...

Fairbanks, Fairbanks, United States travel blog

Fairbanks

A travel blog entry by swissbear

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Fairbanks, mit dem Ice ...

Camping at Delta Clearwater, Near Fairbanks, United States travel blog

Camping at Delta Clearwater

A travel blog entry by ross11

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Here are the photos from the camping trip. I wanted to separate them from the ...

Last Day in Fairbanks, Fairbanks, United States travel blog

Last Day in Fairbanks

A travel blog entry by 2jgstl

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... .  It struck us this afternoon that we are finally turning south.  Up until today we have driven north and west.  Anaktuvuk Pass and Fairbanks are the farthest north that we will go.  From this point on, we head south and east.  We have plenty of ...

Night Hike, North of Fairbanks, United States travel blog

Night Hike

A travel blog entry by ross11

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Hello... So I had 2 hikes scheduled for this weekend... I went north to the White Mountains, about a 45 minute drive and a 4 mile hike. It would have been great, because it was at night, to see the Northern Lights and the stars, but it rained the whole ...

Miles to go before I sleep..., Fairbanks, United States travel blog

Miles to go before I sleep...

A travel blog entry by tchester

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... Though Clay was not excited, he was a good sport with taking a picture with Santa. I think it may end up on our Christmas card! Our final stop for the day was the Westmark Hotel in Fairbanks, Alaska. There we had dinner, talked, laughed, and fell into ...

Let the countdown begin!, Fairbanks, United States travel blog

Let the countdown begin!

A travel blog entry by akwonton

... ! I seriously can hardly contain myself. I dream about Semester at Sea almost nightly, then I wake up and realize I'm still in Fairbanks, Alaska. And it's dark. And cold. But we love it anyway. Please stay tuned for more entries after my trip has ...

Fairbanks, Alaska, United States, Fairbanks, United States travel blog

Fairbanks, Alaska, United States

A travel blog entry by nocknock

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Thursday, July 30, 2009 - Fairbanks, Alaska - Day 5 of 6 A lot of you have asked about Art's health.  I haven't mentioned it lately not wanting to jinx it, but he is feeling much better.  He will live another day to annoy...I mean enjoy our ...

Conclusion of my Journey, Fairbanks, United States travel blog

Conclusion of my Journey

A travel blog entry by ross11

Hi everyone, I'm nearing the end of time in Alaska, and have some more amazing photos to share with you. I spent American Thanksgiving with an Alaskan family, and my friend Finely in Anchorage, Ninilchik and Homer, the latter 2 places are small village ...

Toyota Bandeirante in the Alaska !, Fairbanks, United States travel blog

Toyota Bandeirante in the Alaska !

A travel blog entry by pamericas

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We will post trip information here as soon as it starts. For 2010, we will continue planning the project and look for Sponsors that are willing to invest and support the Project. All indications in that regard is highly appreciated. Please contact us by ...

Alaska Land Tour Day 3: Denali to Fairbanks, Fairbanks, United States travel blog

Alaska Land Tour Day 3: Denali to Fairbanks

A travel blog entry by angiekayaks

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... the Wild. Along our ride we got two photo stops that were scenic and allowed us to stretch our legs some. We arrived in downtown Fairbanks around lunch time and were given some time on our own. We decided to get something to eat and went into a cute ...

Is it Too Early to Get Depressed?, Fairbanks, United States travel blog

Is it Too Early to Get Depressed?

A travel blog entry by dixiej

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... . I had a hard time finding the sizing chart so didn't know what size to order. Looking closer, I saw they were located in Fairbanks so decided to wait to go there.  Without data on the phone I couldn't really remember the name of the place but ...

Onto The Denali National Park, Fairbanks, United States travel blog

Onto The Denali National Park

A travel blog entry by timdabunny

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... his eccentric B&B for the second time, and headed off to the Denali National Park - approximately 2 hours drive south of Fairbanks. Following advise from the Lonely Planet we stayed at the Denali Mountain Morning Hostel which was described as "Among the ...

Making the best of two days in Fairbanks, Fairbanks, United States travel blog

Making the best of two days in Fairbanks

A travel blog entry by il_chambero

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... camp stove (since it won't fit out the window even if I could reach it) and when I'm camping I'll just eat cold food. Fairbanks closes down on the weekends. There's nothing happening and no one around. I wonder if they are around and I just don't know ...

Winter wonderland, Fairbanks, United States travel blog

Winter wonderland

A travel blog entry by andrewy

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... I head west on the main road walked about 1.5 miles before I reached a gas station and the entrance of University of Alaska Fairbanks. After purchasing some water and ration, I went to the Sour Dough cafe for breakfast. This is a local mom-npop restaurant ...

Fairbanks, Alaska, United States, Fairbanks, United States travel blog

Fairbanks, Alaska, United States

A travel blog entry by nocknock

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... daylight hours of our trip.   We passed through Delta Junction, the official end of the Alaska Highway, although many Fairbanks residents believe their city to be the end of the highway. The highway from Delta Junction is the Richardson ...

Fairbanks, Alaska, United States, Fairbanks, United States travel blog

Fairbanks, Alaska, United States

A travel blog entry by nocknock

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... ; We all split up in different directions and met back at the bus an hour later to travel to the University of Alaska-Fairbanks Museum.  We were ushered into an auditorium where a movie about the Northern Lights was being shown.  Since Art and I ...

Mail 1 - Fahrt nach Alaska, Fairbanks, United States travel blog

Mail 1 - Fahrt nach Alaska

A travel blog entry by roman

... gerade den untersten teil erkennen, da an dem tag fast alles in dicke wolken gehuellt war. schliesslich erreichten wir fairbanks und verbringen jetzt noch einige tage in dieser kleineren stadt. es gibt immer noch einige vorbereitungen zu treffen und ...

Gold and Indians, Fairbanks, United States travel blog

Gold and Indians

A travel blog entry by tchester

Today, we started off the day by having a nice, relaxing boat cruise down the river in Fairbanks. We got to see a sea plane take off and land and also go and see how the Alcabascan people lived at a mock village. After the boat cruise, we got to eat a ...

We Chased The Auroras and The Clouds Chased Us!, Fairbanks, United States travel blog

We Chased The Auroras and The Clouds Chased Us!

A travel blog entry by dixiej

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... 're cursed.  But it's not from the lack of trying or the lack of people pulling for us.  From Anchorage to Fairbanks, from Delta Junction to Prudhoe Bay, to all over the Great Lakes Region, our Facebook friends are commenting; wishing us ...

Border City to Fairbanks, Fairbanks, United States travel blog

Border City to Fairbanks

A travel blog entry by ranlo

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Just a few miles down the road from Border City is Tetline National Wildlife Refuge Center.  What a great stop this was!  They have interesting exhibits, and we especially loved the paw print molds of brown & grizzly bears, moose, lynx, ...

Chena River and the Delta Clearwater River, Near Fairbanks, United States travel blog

Chena River and the Delta Clearwater River

A travel blog entry by ross11

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Hello Everyone!!! Crazy weekend of river boating and arctic camping. Yes, I actually did it, after I said I wouldn't! haha. Friday we started out on a Riverboat Discovery. My roommate Franziska (Germany), our friend Steffy (Germany) and I went. We ...

Fairbanks, Alaska, United States, Fairbanks, United States travel blog

Fairbanks, Alaska, United States

A travel blog entry by nocknock

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... getting back on the bus, we stopped for a short time at a section of the Alaska Pipeline.  We have two free days in Fairbanks coming up.  Tomorrow we have an appointment to get the oil changed and the air filter replaced in the rig, so I guess ...

Fairbanks, Alaska, United States, Fairbanks, United States travel blog

Fairbanks, Alaska, United States

A travel blog entry by nocknock

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... was reconstructed  to recreate an 1890's gold rush atmosphere associated with the "Rip Roaring" but still Victorian era in Fairbanks. All the furnishings are authentic with some over 150 years old.  It was in these pleasant surroundings that we ...

NEW CHAPTER--FAIRBANKS, FAIRBANKS ALASKA, United States travel blog

NEW CHAPTER--FAIRBANKS

A travel blog entry by javagold

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For much of the day we were on the Top of the World in every sense of the words. After crossing the river by ferry, the road out of Dawson City led to the most  remote and beautiful  region of no-man's-land I have ever experienced.  ...

FAIRBANKS TO WISEMAN--THE BEST STOP YET, WISEMAN ALASKA, United States travel blog

FAIRBANKS TO WISEMAN--THE BEST STOP YET

A travel blog entry by javagold

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MORE DETAILS LATER, BUT HERE'S SOME PICTURES COMING UP TO ...

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