Alaska Travel Guide

Alaska Travel Guide

Alaska is 1,717,854 km². The land mass of the state of Alaska is 1,481,347 km², making it one-fifth the size of the continental United States. Alaska has the fourth lowest population. With its capital Juneau, the state is located in northwestern North America and borders on Canada. On January 3, 1959, Alaska was incorporated as […]

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Map of Anchorage, Alaska

Largest Cities in Alaska

Anchorage Anchorage, (anchorage ‘), a port city in southern Alaska, USA; 292,000 residents (2010), has since its founding in 1914 been an important supply city and center of transportation to other parts of Alaska. Anchorage’s strategic location led to the construction of Fort Richardson and Elmendorf Air Force Base, which together with the international airport […]

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