The state of Alaska is one of two American states not connected to mainland America, the other being Hawaii. Not only that but Alaska is the most northern and the largest state in America. From cityscape, to vast snowy expanses, trips to Holiday homes in Alaska can be an ideal holiday for everybody. Accommodation in Alaska is perfect for people of an adventurous nature. With wildlife expeditions, long mountain trails and incredible fjords, which rival those of Norway, there is variety for any adventurer visiting the wonderful state. Because of Alaska's climate, the winters and summers differ hugely which simply adds to the variety available in Alaska.
The winters probably see the biggest influx of visitors during the year probably due to Alaska's unique winters and ski resorts. On of the most popular ski resorts in Alaska is the Alyeska Resort, located in Girdwood. Here you can find almost 6 square kilometres of skiable area on the largest ski resort mountain in the state, rivalling that of some popular French and Austrian ski resorts. Other winter activities include viewing the world famous northern lights or seeing some of Alaska's estimated 100,000 glaciers. The winter months can also offer some of the most incredible sights, especially further north.
One of the best features about Alaska's summer is definitely the flora and fauna. There are many companies that offer wildlife tours where you can see many incredible creatures such as bears, caribou, whales and bald eagles. When the snow melts away, Alaska's beautiful countryside is unveiled with incredible botanical wonders and spectacular mountain views. Hikers are often attracted to Alaskan holiday homes due to all of the Mountaineering opportunities, with something for people of all abilities.