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Capital: Juneau
Nickname: The Last Frontier
Inhabitants: 738.00
Largest city: Anchorage
Airport: (ANC) Ted Stevens Anchorage
Fun Fact: Wrangell-St. Elias National Park & ​​Reserve is already bigger than nine other states in America.
About Alaska
If you are to believe National Geographic and Discovery, Alaska is mostly transportation over frozen lakes, Grizzly bears, salmon, gold and King crabs. But this state is, in our opinion, one of the most beautiful in America. With glaciers, snow-capped mountains, endless forests, mystical fjords and wild, untouched nature. Alaska was the 49th state of the United States and was bought from Russia in 1867 for only $7.2 million. That worked out to about 2 cents per acre, a bargain. With an area of ​​1,723,337 m2, Alaska is the largest state in America and therefore a destination in itself. Tracy Arm Fjord, in southern Alaska, is a popular destination for cruise ships and boat trips. You can see the Northern Lights in Fairbanks, especially from early spring to April.
Of course you should take a husky sleigh ride in Alaska, the most beautiful and famous can be found in Iditarod National Historic Trail. See mcat-test-centers for a list of 2-year colleges in Alaska including private technical schools and public community colleges within the state of Alaska.

Brief History of Alaska

Population: 722.718 thousand people (2011) Area: 1717854.0 sq. km The word “Alaska” is of Aleutian origin. It means “whale abundance.” The largest US state is separated from the main territory of the country and occupies the entire territory of the vast Alaska Peninsula and nearby islands (Aleutian, Alexander Archipelago). It is washed by the waters… Read More »