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.

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/

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.