"The Iditarod - Anchorage, Alaska" Anchorage by toontown
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I was fortunate enough to be in Anchorage, Alaska for a conference on the same weekend as the ceremonial start of the famous annual Iditarod dog-sledding race. Anchorage was much milder than I expected and very pretty with the surrounding mountains (Mt. McKinley) and ocean (Cook Inlet).
- Pros:Scenic, friendly people, great seafood restaurants
- Cons:Getting there
- In a nutshell:Not as rustic as you would imagine
The start of the Iditarod is so popular that literally thousands of tourists line the streets of downtown Anchorage to... more travel advice
My boss and I were driving were taking a cab from the airport to the hotel where the conference was booked. Neither of... more travel advice
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