One of the pleasures of traveling is talking to local folks whenever that's possible. This couple—happy with their harvest of coho fillets from a half day of fishing—were friendly and offered very helpful advice.
DrFumblefinger visits North Pole and finds Christmas is alive and well throughout the year.
DrFumblefinger visits Turnagain Pass, the highest point on the Seward Highway and a subalpine environment.
The Gould Cabin is one of the oldest in the Fairbanks region, standing on the spot it was built on more than a century ago.
DrFumblefinger enjoyed how this old truck had been converted into a planter in remote Alaska.
In an unusual collision, an Alaska Airlines plane hits a bear that had invaded the runway.
DrFumblefinger was fortunate enough to witness hundreds of sandhill cranes gather in Fairbanks during the annual Tanana Valley Sandhill Crane Festival.
Samantha shares some of the different types of transportation she saw while in Juneau, Alaska earlier this year.
Billed as the “Farthest North Antler Arch” and constructed in 2010, the site has become a popular tourist draw in Fairbanks.
Samantha and her husband saw many eagles on their recent trip to Juneau, Alaska.
An Alaska sea otter hitches a ride on a water taxi to escape the jaws of a hungry killer whale.
A bus left as a shelter in the wilds of Alaska became famous in 'Into the Wild,' and had become a dangerous attraction for others.
DrFumblefinger visits the most northern Botanical Garden in North America, featuring native plants that thrive in this subartic climate and a beautiful assortment of blooming seasonal plants.
DrFumblefinger shares photos of the rather unusual lobby of the Hotel Seward.
Canada extends its cruise ship ban past July 1st, essentially putting an end to hopes for a short season.