By Nigel Hicks
Even if recognizing a moose preventing site visitors in Anchorage or exploring Alaska's attractive glacier-lined coast by means of cruise send, the final Frontier is bound to exceed all expectancies. entire with 3D mapping, broad resort and eating place choices, guided walks and evocative images, this is often the main colourful and complete consultant to Alaska out there. allow DK Eyewitness commute courses Alaska be your making plans relief, spouse and memento as you adventure the richness of our northernmost country. contains appealing new complete colour pictures, illustrations, and more advantageous maps huge info on neighborhood customs, foreign money, scientific prone and transportation is helping tourists come to a decision at a look which areas are most suitable to their journey.
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Built in 1843 by the Russian American Company as the Bishop’s residence, it also functioned as an orphanage, school, and seminary. The altar, behind the iconostasis, is where the priest celebrates the Holy Liturgy. St. Nicholas Russian Orthodox Church (1893), was founded for Juneau’s mostly Tlingit Orthodox community. ORTHODOX INTERIORS The interiors of Russian Orthodox churches are simple in layout, but are lavishly decorated with rich colors and beautiful, vibrant icons, as seen here in the chapel at St.
Glacier Bay (see pp146–7) is Juneau, the nation’s smallest state capital, boasts a vibrant tourist economy that caters to cruise ship passengers. almost entirely water access only. Cruise ships easily bring their passengers within camera range of some of the park’s 12 spectacular tidewater glaciers. PORTS OF CALL 1 Ketchikan see pp128–9 2 Wrangell see pp134–5 3 Petersburg see p138 4 Sitka see pp140–41 5 Juneau see pp142–5 6 Haines see pp148–9 7 Skagway see pp150–51 Sitka’s mix of Russian and Tlingit culture makes it a fascinating port of call and its protected location within a verdant valley is stunning.
Who are still resident across During the Pleistocene era Alaska. 8 million and 11,000 ago, most of the continental years ago, the growth of contiice covering Alaska had nental ice sheets caused sea melted, closing off the Bering levels to drop temporarily and land bridge but opening up expose shallow sea floors. migration routes deeper into The sea floor between Asia the continent. Although and North America formed a land bridge known as Beringia. Inuit woman, opinions vary, modern scienticirca 1904 fic thought suggests that most This relatively dry and icecontemporary Native groups free area provided access across open tundra to Alaska.
Alaska by Nigel Hicks