21 Things Everyone Who’s Moved Away From Alaska Has Thought At Least Once

As the old saying goes, “you can take the person out of Alaska but you can’t take Alaska out of the person.” Anyone who has ever lived in the Last Frontier knows just how accurate that saying truly is. Albeit wild and extreme, there are so many special things that come along with braving the storm in the far north. It’s impossible to deny that anyone who has ever moved away from Alaska has thought about these things at least once.

We’re aware that these uncertain times are limiting many aspects of life as we all practice social and physical distancing. While we’re continuing to feature destinations that make our state wonderful, we don’t expect or encourage you to go check them out immediately. We believe that supporting local attractions is important now more than ever and we hope our articles inspire your future adventures! And on that note, please nominate your favorite local business that could use some love right now: https://www.onlyinyourstate.com/nominate/

On that same note, check out these 22 things that Alaskans miss terribly when they leave home. You’ll also get a good laugh out of these 20 extremely weird things that only people from Alaska do.