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The Push To Alaska

By     |    Jun 7, 2012
Posted in: Air Travel, Alaska, Schedule     |    15 Comments

I’ve wanted the trip to aim towards Alaska since we first envisioned it. We’re on our way north now, but we’re having second thoughts. Things aren’t really lining up as perfectly as we thought. For one, a year just sounds like a lot of time, but given 50 states, if you spend a week in each, there goes your year. It feels like we’re running out of time. Meanwhile, fun […]

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Why We’re Taking the Alaska Marine Highway in Four Photos

By     |    May 17, 2011
Posted in: Alaska, Travel Itch     |    No Comments

NYT’s In Transit blog reports that the Alaska Ferry will now get us within 60 miles of Anchorage.  $547 for the fare (at its cheapest) plus $130 for a two-berth room.  We’ll do this either on the north leg or the south leg.  And here’s why: photo credit: izik photo credit: supafly photo credit: Eddie Awad photo credit: supafly    

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