26 Things People From Alaska Always Have To Explain To Out Of Towners

The wildly rugged Alaskan life certainly is not like anywhere else in the world. With that being said, we locals are pretty used to hearing a wide range of goofy questions pour in when visitors from the ‘lower 48’ and across the world come up to visit The Last Frontier. Our northern paradise might seem crazy to some, but it’s the only place we would ever choose to call home.

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/

If you thought those things were wild, check out these 20 extremely weird things that only people from Alaska do. Also, these 20 surefire ways to always spot a tourist in Alaska will have you laughing out loud.