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    Alaska,  We12inspire

    Cool and adventurous things to do in Alaska – part 2

    The story continues: another amazing list of adventurous things to do in Alaska in the summer One of my most read posts over the past years definitely is my tips for Really cool things to do in Alaska. It seems like a lot of people have the desire to travel to this amazing place. I hope that one day they will be able to discover this amazing place for themselves. Last year I went back to Alaska for the seventh time and I discovered some really sweet and adventurous things to do in Alaska. I traveled around mostly by myself in some two weeks, did some work, met a lot…

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    The best things to do in Seward, Alaska

    Tips from an expert: things to do in Seward, Alaska When going to Alaska you just cannot miss going to Seward. Seward is a small town located on the Kenai Peninsula and the gateway to the Kenai Fjords National Park. Many tourists arrive here by cruise ship and then move onto Anchorage, however I’d definitely suggest to spend at least a couple of days here to make sure to see it all. Over the past 10 years I was here 4 times, most recently last summer. Here are my top picks for things to do in Seward, Alaska.   Hiking the Harding Icefield Trail As an avid hiker, I can…

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    Ice climbing in Alaska on the Root Glacier

    Ice climbing in Alaska, the ‘real’ Edge of Alaska! Welcome to my blog about ice climbing in Alaska. If you love Alaska and enjoy watching tv, you may have heard of the tv series Edge of Alaska. Described by Discovery Channel as the toughest town in America, it’s in fact not just a town in a tv show, but one of my favorite places in the world.   The first trip here was back in 2009 and ever since I have been looking forward to returning. In the summer of 2015, this was finally the case! Totally excited about my upcoming 2.5 week trip to Alaska, I cycled home from…

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    Travel movie Alaska

    As some of you may know, Martijn spent the majority of July guiding in Alaska. Each day he posted a short movie on his Facebook page, which he has now made a longer movie of. This is not Alaska as you see it in Nat Geo or Discovery, this is Alaska from a visitor’s perspective. Real people, real landscapes and real wildlife, not set up for tv but shot right on the spot with an iPhone. Enjoy!     Want to read more about Alaska? You may enjoy these: – ‘Happiness only real when shared?’ About solo travel in Alaska. – Solo hiking as a female in bear country Alaska…