If you ask Em what was one of the states she was least looking forward to on our trip around the US, she may have mentioned Alaska. (She is definitely a lover of warm weather =) But after one week in the largest state in the country, Em now says Alaska is one of her favorite states!
There is just so much beauty and diversity that it offers something for everyone. Much to our surprise, even though we were there in early September we enjoyed 60-70 degree weather most days. We saw incredible wildlife, breathtaking scenery, and had countless amazing experiences! Here are some of the highlights of our time spent in Alaska!
Our trip started by flying into Anchorage, driving to Denali, Fairbanks, Homer, Seward, back to Anchorage, and then flying to Juneau. It doesn’t look that far on a map, but by the end of the week we had driven over 1,700 miles and still didn’t even scratch the surface of America’s biggest state. [Read more…]