Many people come to the beautiful state of Alaska to appreciate the outdoor culture and other activities the area is known for. Whether visitors come to fish, camp, hike, or participate in whitewater rafting, there are many hotels in Alaska for them to choose. Tourists can make reservations at a first-rate hotel or bed & breakfast lodge. Other popular Alaska hotel accommodations consist of campground rentals, budget inns, cabin rentals, RV parks, and timeshare properties.
There are several convention centers within the state of Alaska. Guests at Alaska hotels will have access to major convention centers like the Dena'ina Civic and Convention Center in Anchorage, the Carlson Center in Fairbanks, and the Eagan Civic & Convention center in Anchorage. Travelers come to the aforementioned convention centers for expos, business meetings, and festivals.
Dining in Alaska wouldn't be a complete experience without trying the Alaskan king crab or some tasty Alaskan Salmon. Travelers with a hotel room in Alaska should dine out at Simon & Seafort's in Anchorage, or Gold Creek Salmon Bake in Juneau.
Guests staying at Alaska hotels can get an inside look at the culture and history of Alaska by spending a day at the Anchorage Museum at the Rasmussen Center.
Tourists with room accommodations will enjoy doing some shopping at the Dimond Center or Northway Mall in Anchorage.
The Iditarod Trail Sled Dog Race is the longest race in the world held in Anchorage every year, the toughest test of endurance for the daring mushers and their dog teams.