DK Eyewitness Travel Guide Alaska

Author:
Publisher: Penguin
ISBN: 9780756691912
Release Date: 2012-04-16
Genre: Travel

Whether spotting a moose stopping traffic in Anchorage or exploring Alaska''s stunning glacier-lined coast by cruise ship, the Last Frontier is sure to exceed all expectations. Complete with 3D mapping, extensive hotel and restaurant selections, guided walks and evocative photography, this is the most colorful and comprehensive guide to Alaska on the market. Let DK Eyewitness Travel Guides: Alaska be your planning aid, companion and souvenir as you experience the richness of our northernmost state. Includes beautiful new full color photos, illustrations, and enhanced maps. Extensive information on local customs, currency, medical services and transportation helps travelers decide at a glance which regions are best suited to their trip. The guides that show you what others only tell you.

DK Eyewitness Travel Guide

Author: Deanna Swaney
Publisher: Dorling Kindersley Ltd
ISBN: 9781405358545
Release Date: 2010-12-01
Genre: Travel

The uniquely visual DK Eyewitness Travel Guide Alaska is the indispensible guide to your Alaskan adventure. This fully updated guide includes unique cutaways, floorplans and reconstructions of the state's must-see sites. The new-look guide is also packed with photographs and illustrations leading you straight to the best attractions this diverse state has to offer. DK Eyewitness Travel Guide Alaska will help you discover Alaska town by town; from downtown Anchorage to the Gold Rush spirit of Kennicott. Detailed listings will guide you to the best hotels, restaurants, bars and shops for all budgets, whilst detailed practical information will help you to get around. Plus, DK Eyewitness Travel's excellent insider tips will help you discover the essence of Alaska, from cruising through spectacular fjords and watching wildlife in pristine wildernesses to viewing the aurora borealis and soaking up the state's Russian and Native heritage. DK Eyewitness Travel Guide Alaska - showing you what others only tell you.

DK Eyewitness Travel Guide Alaska

Author: DK
Publisher: Penguin
ISBN: 9781465449429
Release Date: 2015-10-06
Genre: Travel

DK Eyewitness Travel Guide: Alaska is your in-depth guide to the very best of Alaska. From going on an adventure to spot wildlife in Denali to exploring the state's glacier-lined coast by cruise ship, Alaska offers an unforgettable experience that will exceed all your expectations. Discover DK Eyewitness Travel Guide: Alaska: + Detailed itineraries and "don't-miss" destination highlights at a glance. + Illustrated cutaway 3-D drawings of important sights. + Floor plans and guided visitor information for major museums. + Guided walking tours, local drink and dining specialties to try, things to do, and places to eat, drink, and shop by area. + Area maps marked with sights. + Insights into history and culture to help you understand the stories behind the sights. + Hotel and restaurant listings highlight DK Choice special recommendations. With hundreds of full-color photographs, hand-drawn illustrations, and custom maps that illuminate every page, DK Eyewitness Travel Guide: Alaska truly shows you this state as no one else can.

DK Eyewitness Travel Guide Alaska

Author: Eric Amrine
Publisher: Penguin
ISBN: 9780756683139
Release Date: 2010-12-01
Genre: Travel

Whether spotting a moose stopping traffic in Anchorage or exploring Alaska's stunning glacier-lined coast by cruise ship, the Last Frontier is sure to exceed all expectations. Complete with 3D mapping, extensive hotel and restaurant selections, guided walks and evocative photography, this is the most comprehensive guide to Alaska on the market. Let DK Eyewitness Travel Guides: Alaska be your planning aid, companion and souvenir as you experience the richness of our northernmost state. Includes beautiful new photos, illustrations, and enhanced maps. Extensive information on local customs, currency, medical services and transportation. Helps travelers decide at a glance which regions are best suited to their trip. The guides that show you what others only tell you.

Alaska DK Eyewitness Travel Guide

Author:
Publisher:
ISBN: 0241277817
Release Date: 2017-09-18
Genre: Alaska

Explore one of America's most untouched and scenic states with DK Eyewitness Travel Guide Alaska.The best things to do in Alaska - from the bustle of Anchorage, the state's most-visited city, to the natural beauty of Kenai Fjords National Park - are showcased with fantastic photography, unique illustrations and detailed descriptions. Whether you're looking for an outdoor adventure surrounded by the state's prolific wildlife or a breathtaking cruise along the Inside Passage, Alaska offers something unique for every visitor. Our reviews of shops, hotels and restaurants throughout the region - along with detailed maps and great ideas for walks and itineraries - will help you plan the perfect trip. Winner of the Top Guidebook Series in the Wanderlust Reader Travel Awards 2017.

DK Eyewitness Travel Guide Alaska

Author: Dorling Kindersley
Publisher:
ISBN: 0241007011
Release Date: 2015-08-06
Genre:

The DK Eyewitness Travel Guide: Alaska is your indispensable guide to this beautiful part of the world. The fully updated guide includes unique cutaways, floorplans and reconstructions of the must-see sites, plus street-by-street maps of all the fascinating cities and towns. The new-look guide is also packed with photographs and illustrations leading you straight to the best attractions on offer. The uniquely visual DK Eyewitness Travel Guide: Alaska will help you to discover everything region-by-region; from local festivals and markets to day trips around the countryside. Detailed listings will guide you to the best hotels, restaurants, bars and shops for all budgets, whilst detailed practical information will help you to get around, whether by train, bus or car. Plus, DK's excellent insider tips and essential local information will help you explore every corner of Alaska effortlessly.

Insight Guides Alaska

Author: Insight Guides
Publisher: Apa Publications (UK) Limited
ISBN: 9781786715968
Release Date: 2016-09-01
Genre: Travel

Bears, birds, totems, cruising amidst the glaciers, camping in the wilderness... Alaska can still astonish the most jaded of travellers. Insight Guide Alaska is a comprehensive full-colour travel guide to the huge, untamed spaces of America's 49th state. Beautiful photographs on every page will take you on a journey through the Last Frontier. Our Best Of section selects Alaska's top attractions and activities not to miss, such as touring on a luxury train, observing wild bears, bald eagles, and humpback whales in Glacier Bay National Park, and seeing the Northern Lights. Lively features by local writers cover a whole range of subjects: choosing a cruise, testing your survival skills, staying in a wildlife refuge, getting around by ferry, gold-panning and how to spot a bear. Insight Guides' unrivalled coverage of history, landscape and culture provides an essential introduction to this vast state. Evocative accounts of Alaska's national parks and varied wildernesses combine with lively descriptions of the main towns and visitor hubs. All major sights are cross-referenced with full-colour maps, and the travel tips section provides a wealth of practical information on how to plan your trip. About Insight Guides: Insight Guides has over 40 years' experience of publishing high-quality, visual travel guides. We produce around 400 full-colour print guide books and maps as well as picture-packed eBooks to meet different travellers' needs. Insight Guides' unique combination of beautiful travel photography and focus on history and culture together create a unique visual reference and planning tool to inspire your next adventure. 'Insight Guides has spawned many imitators but is still the best of its type.' - Wanderlust Magazine

Fodor s Alaska

Author: Fodor's Travel Guides
Publisher: Fodor's Travel
ISBN: 9781101879207
Release Date: 2016-02-09
Genre: Travel

Written by locals, Fodor's travel guides have been offering expert advice for all tastes and budgets for 80 years. Alaska is a trip of a lifetime. Nowhere else can travelers kayak to glaciers; fly over the highest peak in North America; wonder at the Aurora Borealis; stay out all night celebrating the midnight sun; visit quirly towns; spot bears, eagles, moose, and whales; and learn the true meaning of the word "remote"--all in the same trip. Fodor's Alaska makes it easy to create a perfect trip from start to finish. This travel guide includes: · Dozens of full-color maps · Hundreds of hotel and restaurant recommendations, with Fodor's Choice designating our top picks · Multiple itineraries to explore the top attractions and what’s off the beaten path · Major sights such as Denali National Park, Aurora Borealis and Kenai Fjords National Park · Side Trips from Ketchikan, Anchorage, and Homer · Coverage of Juneau; The Inside Passage and Southeast Alaska; Anchorage; The Kenai Peninsula and Southcentral Alaska; Denali National Park and Preserve; Fairbanks, The Yukon and the Interior; The Bush

DK Eyewitness Travel Guide Alaska

Author: DK Travel
Publisher: Dorling Kindersley Ltd
ISBN: 9780241246443
Release Date: 2015-10-01
Genre: Travel

The DK Eyewitness Travel Guide: Alaska is your indispensable guide to this beautiful part of the world. The fully updated guide includes unique cutaways, floorplans and reconstructions of the must-see sites, plus street-by-street maps of all the fascinating cities and towns. The new-look guide is also packed with photographs and illustrations leading you straight to the best attractions on offer. The uniquely visual DK Eyewitness Travel Guide: Alaska will help you to discover everything region-by-region; from local festivals and markets to day trips around the countryside. Detailed listings will guide you to the best hotels, restaurants, bars and shops for all budgets, whilst detailed practical information will help you to get around, whether by train, bus or car. Plus, DK's excellent insider tips and essential local information will help you explore every corner of Alaska effortlessly.

Moon Alaska

Author: Lisa Maloney
Publisher: Moon Travel
ISBN: 9781631214974
Release Date: 2017-07-03
Genre: Travel

Moon Travel Guides: Make Your Escape! Remote, wild, and all-around otherworldly, Alaska promises unforgettable adventure. Discover the heart of "The Last Frontier" with Moon Alaska. What you'll find in Moon Alaska: Strategic itineraries for every budget and timeline, whether you have a week to hit the top sights or a month to explore the whole state Full-color photos and detailed maps throughout, plus a full-color foldout map Curated advice for outdoor adventurers, history buffs, culture mavens, road-trippers, wildlife enthusiasts, and more Must-see attractions and off-beat ideas for making the most of your trip: Embark on a guided active glacier hike, explore ice caves, or take an intrepid "flightseeing" tour to secluded glacier landings in Denali National Park. Experience the thrill of spotting wild bears, moose, or even walrus, or catch a glimpse of sea otters and humpback whales on a boat tour of the spectacular Kenai Fjords. Hike through lush wilderness or along pristine beaches, kayak on tranquil sounds or secluded lakes, or camp under the crystal-clear stars. Learn about Alaska's native cultures and quirky small towns, savor a freshly-caught seafood dinner, and discover the best spots to witness the enchanting northern lights Honest advice from Anchorage local and outdoor aficionado Lisa Maloney on when to go, what to pack, and where to stay, from campsites and hostels to B&Bs and resort fishing lodges How to get there and get around by plane, train, ferry, cruise ship, or guided tour Recommendations for families, LGBTQ+ travelers, seniors, international visitors, and travelers with disabilities Thorough background on the culture, weather, wildlife, local laws, history, and health and safety With Moon Alaska's local insight, myriad activities, and expert advice, you can plan your trip your way. Full list of coverage: Juneau and Southeast Alaska, Anchorage and Southcentral Alaska, Denali, Fairbanks, and the Interior, Kodiak and Southwest Alaska, the Arctic Can't get enough of Alaska? Try Moon Anchorage, Denali & the Kenai Peninsula. Headed to Canada? Try Moon Vancouver & Canadian Rockies Road Trip or Moon Banff National Park.

Frommer s Alaska Day by Day

Author: Charles P. Wohlforth
Publisher: John Wiley & Sons
ISBN: 9781118023396
Release Date: 2011-04-19
Genre: Travel

Frommer's Alaska features regional and city itineraries that will help you maximize your time while touring the state's top sights. Tour the rugged scenery of Denali National Park, linger along the Southwest's spectacular coastline, go fishing for salmon in downtown Anchorage, or head north to watch the aurora borealis. Personally researched by a longtime resident, Frommer's Alaska Day by Day provides in-depth coverage of this legendary state, with recommended accommodations in every price category. You'll visit stunning national parks and sleepy coastal towns, and see spectacular wildlife and majestic mountains. There are adventures here to suit all ages and abilities: kayaking alongside killer whales, hiking across untracked tundra, spotting the world's largest bears, or setting foot atop a glacier. You'll also get coverage of shopping and nightlife in Anchorage; detailed full-color maps; 500 full-color photos, a full chapter on Alaska's intriguing history and culture, information on special-interest tours, and advice on planning a successful family vacation. Frommer's Alaska Day by Day also includes a color fold-out map, and a full-color wilderness guide.

Hiking Alaska

Author: Mollie Foster
Publisher: Rowman & Littlefield
ISBN: 9781493025602
Release Date: 2017-05-15
Genre: Sports & Recreation

Fully updated and revised, this guide is the perfect introduction to hiking the great state of Alaska, with millions of acres of wilderness waiting to be explored. It features one hundred hikes in Alaska's national parks, wildlife refuges, national forests, wilderness areas, and state parks. Also included are hikes for all ages and abilities as well as maps for each hike and full-color color photos.