Extended Stay America - Fairbanks - Old Airport Way
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- Meeting rooms/conference facilities
- Drycleaning onsite
- Shuttle bus service
- Continental Breakfast
- Laundry facilities (self serve)
- Wireless internet connection in room (free)
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... over this part of Alaska and also the name of this lodge that is at the end of a road with a hot spring. The place is amazing and since it is out of the city, they say you have a better chance of seeing the lights here (still no guarantees). We arrived here by sunrise and just in time to see the ice museum. The ice museum was made by a world championship ice sculptor who has really done some incredible work here. Some of ...
... on that road tomorrow when the full on shooting starts.
Just over the border is the town of Boundary. It has an airstrip and some run down old cottages and a couple of petrol pumps that have seen better days. There was no-one about but I am sure there are at least a couple of hunters living there. Maybe the staff on the border post fly in and out of there as it is a long way otherwise.
The next stop was Chicken. It surprised me as I thought it was going ...
... about Alaska - animals, permafrost, indigenous people, immigrants, gold rush, and lots more. It was terrific and the views up on the hill were great. Someone at the museum said that on a clear day you can see Mt McKinley - it was raining so we couldn't.
On our way back to the hotel Tracy contacted us that they were headed to North Pole Alaska in a rental car and invited us to join her and Bill. North Pole is a gift shop with Santa Claus. ...
... until someone wants it for a stew.
In closing, I really liked Fairbanks. There are friendly people, little traffic, lots to do and it's easy to navigate. Fairbanks is a real gem and maybe we will fly up some winter, the locals say we need to check it out in winter. Tomorrow we head back to Tok and then on into Canada. Once we hit Canada we will have no cell phone and most likely no Wi-Fi.
Hope you all enjoy the blog and feel free to comment. ...
... br> He takes to the first class check in and finds someone to check us in..
The machine finaly accepts the fact that we had reservations but could not associate our Seattle to Fairbanks flight..
Dorris behind desk suggests checking our bags through to Fairbanks anyway... Decided to push the envelope and agreed... The war office to my right did not seem to approve.. I could tell from the snorts...
Still had four hours to wait ...