Airport Bed and Breakfast
Travelers also recommend:
- More recommendations
Travel Blogs from Anchorage
... am up and headed to the latrine. Need to relieve myself. Anne is snoring louder now.
I envy the deep sleeper. Those of you who can sleep through chaos and noise, I am jealous.
Here I am, it's 7:02 AM and I am setting in my 10f window seat on Alaska Airlines 112 to Seattle. The sky is dark, the runway damp and we are ready for takeoff. Hold up. We are de-icing once again.
A few seats ahead of me sets ...
As I leaped out of bed the sun shined though the window.
Cars where rushing by as I had a big meal of oats. I call a taxi to come and
pick me up from the hostel and drop me at NOVA rafting tours. Today was going to be fun
because I was going white water rafting.
As I got geared up the instructor ran use though the safety
procedure. I was handed a life jacket, wet suit, wet suit boots and ...
Most of today was spent traveling. It was a beautiful day to fly and the scenery from the plane windows was breathtaking. We arrived in Anchorage to a perfect day; low 70's, and bright blue sky's. Bill picked us up at the airport and brought us to their house. We took a quick trip to Cabbalas to get a rain coat for Quinn (praying that this act ensures no need for it and that this gorgeous weather ...
... which shakes the whole van, scares hell out of Murray and wakes Dianne. We think at first it is a bear attacking us, but when we look around and find ourselves bear-free, work out it must have been a sonic boom from a military aircraft.
This gets us on our way. We drop down to lower land with lots of lakes, and some steep, serpentine ridges between them. A roadside placard (mile 76) reveals we’re driving on "eskers" -gravel piles left over from rivers ...
... of the car. We were anxious to get our order in first. The waitress came to the table and we ordered various sodas. While waiting, we all figured out the food so as not to delay.
We waited. We watched. No sodas. The waitress seemed to be taking orders but nothing came out of the bar or kitchen area! I finally wrote down everyone's order and headed in to get the sodas. This girl was wildly bubbly. ...