Anchorage Alaska is a great place to visit. You will see beauty all around this city and there isn't a shortage of things to do and see.
Bear viewing is a popular attraction in Anchorage where you will see brown bear, black bear and grizzly bear. The fishing in this gorgeous city is offered year round and is popular for salmon and halibut.
You can also visit your choice of twelve museums ranging from the history of the state of Alaska to science. There are also twelve breweries which offer tours and taste testing opportunities.
For hundreds of years anchorage has been known for its gold and precious metals and still is a popular spot to pan for your own gold.
Stay at the historic Anchorage Hotel which was built in 1916 and is on the National Register of Historic Places. When this hotel was built it serve as a meeting and gathering location.
There are plenty of place to dine and shop as well.
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