All FACTS about Alaska listed on Alaska Blog part 2 were correct:

1. Alaska has a maritime border with Russia? Yes

2. Approximately half of Alaska's residents live within the city of Anchorage's metropolitan area? Yes

3. The United States purchased Alaska from the Russian Empire on March 30, 1867, for 7.2 million U.S. dollars at approximately two cents per acre ($4.74/km2)? Yes

4. More than 60 percent of the land managed by the USA National Park Service nationwide is in Alaska? Yes

Source: Wikipedia

If you are going to Alaska, in particular, around Anchorage, I can highly recommend Alaska Photo Treks. They know the hidden spots were to shoot and provide great tips. Just search for @AlaskaPhotoTreks on Facebook.

Here are some different photographs of Alaska - city view and wildlife - and of course, some landscapes.

Tony Harding