Fairbanks is Alaska's second largest city and the largest in its interior region. Fairbanks developed as a city in the early 1900s when an Italian prospector struck gold in the area. It continues to live off the gold nearby, mined by the Fort Knox Gold Mine, the largest in Alaska.
From the Fairbanks Travel Guide
Only one bathroom toilet for 10 people. Which is a disadvantage. Very friendly family home. Stay like a hosted. Believe they say that more toilet bathroom facilities will be added. Very cheap value for money for people who are on the go providing family atmosphere. ... more
Billie is very kind to help you in your needs, informations and suggestiond. Very warm and friendly site were stay, I suggest it to any indipendent traveller ... more
Alaska -Advice needed
Any idea how long it takes to drive from Fairbanks to Wiseman? Ill be using a hire vehicle. My trip will take me from Anchorage to Denali to Fairbanks and up to Wiseman. Then I have to return ...
Winter in Alaska
Hi, I am currently trying to plan a winter trip to Anchorage and Fairbanks in December. Was wondering about the followings: 1) If i am not into skiing, can i wear just wear jeans instead of ski wear? My top will be thermal wear of course. 2) How difficult it is to drive from Anchorage to Fairbanks ...
The start of the trip
Depart Fairbanks Monday, March 8th 1:05 AM. Arrive Seattle at 5:30 AM. Spending 12 hours in Seattle to wrap up some loose ends and to see my friend “Red Cloud” down near Fisherman’s Warf. Depart Seattle 5:30 PM Arrive Los Angeles 8:03 PM Depart Los Angeles at 10:50 PM Arrive in Seoul South Korea ...
Posted in Expedition Southeast Asia by wardhavens
July 1,2,3 2014 Off to Fairbanks on the train. This time we had dinner and we both had Prime Rib. Yummy Wonderful museum in Fairbanks, Museum of the North at the University of Alaska. While there a moose walked up to the glass windows of the museum and looked at us. The tour was officially over ...
Posted in Alaska and East Coast Summer 2014 by 4adventure