The Rough Guide to Alaska is the indispensable guidebook to one of the world''s greatest adventure destinations. The Rough Guide will ensure the reader gets the most from their time in this extraordinary region. The opening pages feature a full-colour introduction to Alaska''s highlights, with inspirational photography of the stunning sights and activities on offer, from viewing the ethereal glow of the Northern Lights to cruising the epic highways. There are evocative accounts of the state''s vast wilderness, from the majestic peak of Denali to the glaciers of Prince William Sound, and lively reports on Anchorage, Fairbanks, and all Alaska''s rough-hewn towns. There is also expert advice on the multitude of outdoor activities, such as hiking, mountain biking, rafting, fishing and kayaking plus lesser known activities such as panning for gold or riding a husky sled.... interrupt every three minutes asking for more money, and call you back for any money still owed immediately after you hang up. ... the easiest way to collect and send email on the road is to sign up with one of the dozen-or-so web-based free email accounts such as Arwww.hotmail .com, or Arwww.yahoo.com: just go to their webpage, fill in the form, and youa#39;re done. ... The intemational rate for letters weighing up to half an ounce (a single sheet) is 60c to Canada, 60c to Mexico, andanbsp;...
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