What to see when in Alaska

Alaska

If you love the freezing cold and you’re fascinated by snowy landscapes then Alaska should definitely be on your bucket list.

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This vast state, located north of Canada, not only offers breath-taking natural panoramas, but it is also home to a wide variety of wild animals, such as whales, polar bears and cute white fluffy seals.

A BIT OF HISTORY

Despite the rigid weather, Alaska was actually habited by numerous indigenous peoples for thousands of years before the Europeans colonized the area.

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The first to colonize Alaska were the Russians, who in the 17th century established a settlement there. Since then, several expeditions from Spain and other European countries were sent to Alaska to assert their claim over the Pacific Northwest.

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Finally, in the 20th century the U.S. declared the state of Alaska as part of the United States of America. Alaska was officially proclaimed a state on January…

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