Embassy Suites Anchorage
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We took an early taxi to Sea-Tac airport today to catch a 10 am Alaskan Airlines flight The flight took around 3 hours 40 minutes - Alaska is such a big state! We are booked into the Embassy Suites, Anchorage for 2 nights. We spent a couple of hours exploring downtown Anchorage this afternoon. the Saturday afternoon craft market was a good place to visit. We bought a sunhat!
Rhonda and I arrived about 2:45 PM on Friday July 17, 2009. Lynn Dee arrived a few hours later.
Our First Class flights on Northwest left a lot to be desired. The planes were older and had no individual entertainment. The food was nothing special. However, we were on time!
Our rental car was from National and it was very …
Chocolate WaterfallNo joke just like Willy Wonka...20 feet tall inside a chocolate/berry store. First day in Achorage today not bad ate some pretty good food, drove around, and saw my first ABL baseball game. It was ok but like NCAA baseball. ANK is WAY different than Denali. Denali was cool, went rafting and hiking. Also took a bus 3.5 hours …
... morning the local news reported on a bar fight. No murders, no scary gangs; no, just a bar fight, so our neighborhood really doesn't bother me. We have bike/ski paths beginning just a block away, the Charley dog has a bunch of parks all around our area, and we can walk to downtown, so its all good:) Also, we have a guest bedroom, so seriously when are you guys coming to Alaska, cuz we meant it when we said please visit.
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... and we could still see big chunks of ice floating around the base of the glacier. The glacier itself is awesome, especially the intense blue caused by the density of the ice causing every colour but blue to be absorbed.
We stopped for a delicious clam chowder on our return to Anchorage. We ate with Sheila and Ric************ly other British couple on the trip with us. Originally from Preston, they now live ...
How has this hotel rated in the past?
- Shuttle bus service
- Continental Breakfast
- Swimming pool
- Room service
TravelPod Member ReviewsEmbassy Suites Anchorage
5 stars would have required bath robes, English tea and a better shuttle service into downtown,
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