21 Things Every Alaskan Wants The Rest Of The Country To Know

Listen up, America: we know that there are a lot of misconceptions about our wildly illusive state, so we are here to set the record straight. There is a lot to love and a lot to fear in the mighty Last Frontier, but don’t worry – we got you covered. Although the allure of Alaska’s magical mountains and brilliant Aurora Borealis might leave you feeling like you are in la la land, the great 49th state is actually quite accessible to the outside world. Step right up and get ready to learn more about some commonly confused aspects regarding life in Alaska.

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For another great read, check out these 22 things that Alaskans miss terribly when they leave home. You’ll also enjoy these 25 things that are actually really frustrating about living in Alaska.