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... to the train.
The train passed through Wasilla, made famous by Sarah Palin. We didn't see Russia and we also missed the Wasilla train station. (We were going to take a picture). We did spot some strip malls with the typical fast food restaurants. Also, a Chinese Restaurant had an interesting name Pe King. We know they probably named it after Beijing, but we thought could have picked a better name.
Tomorrow we leave for ...
... of the courtesy coaches, and picked up our rental car - a large Chevy SUV which hopefully will fit all the luggage for the four of us. Drove back to downtown, picked up Mandy and our luggage, and headed off in search of our motel. We received a very friendly welcome as Australia was the receptionist's favourite country, though later it transpired that Australia was the country where her favourite kid's show is set, and she'd never actually been there.
After settling ...
... philanthropic organisations, fishermen and hunters and many others. In Fairbanks I attended the annual convention of the Alaska Federation of Natives – the largest gathering of Alaskan natives with some 3000+ delegates. At AFN I was deeply moved by stories from Alaskan native youth about the destructive effects of drugs, alcohol and violence on individual and community health and well-being. I was also buoyed by positive stories of ...
We all woke up feeling much better - and after some breakfast and caffeine, Steve, Bill, the boys and I (and the dogs) took a hike around their section of Anchorage, down to the bluffs (a neighborhood overlooking the ocean). When then headed into Downtown Anchorage for the day. The city is beautiful and easy to navigate. First stop was the open air market, which has everything for really cheap touristy junk to beautiful native art and ...
... for appetizers and drinks! We are absolutely eating and drinking our way across this trip.
Tomorrow we celebrate the 4th with a cookout but told us not to get to excited about the fireworks because it will be "DAYLIGHT". Haven't gotten use to that yet. We play cards at night and are surprised when we look out the window at 10PM and it's bright daylight.
Friday we leave for some of the port cities...we still have a lot of activities to take part in.