Alaska, Here We Come

Day One (3-24-2014) We were so excited that we were flying to Anchorage. It was a long flight though. When we were getting off the airplane at our destination, the flight attendant gave every one of my children a captain’s wings pin. What a great way to start the trip. We picked the reserved rental car up. It’s a Dodge Caravan for comfort because we would be spending some time in the vehicle while on the road. The first thing I … Continue reading >>

Denali National Park and Preserve

We stopped at the visitor center and I saw the person worked there was armed. Hmmm, I wonder why. There were some exhibits. We also watched a video about the beautiful scenery year-round and the culture before we left. In the summer there’s a bus tour that would take you to the top of the mountains for enjoying the views. But this service was not available in winter due to safety issues. However, people could drive to a low overlook that’s still … Continue reading >>