El Tovar Hotel – Grand Canyon National Park

El Tovar Hotel – Grand Canyon National Park

I had the El Tovar Chicken. It is similar to a Chicken Marsala with a marsala wine sauce and mushrooms and spinach. It came with a side of pasta and green beans. The sauce was fantastic, but the chicken was pretty dry. You found it to be more and more dry as you ate....
Prospector’s Pizza – Denali Park, Alaska

Prospector’s Pizza – Denali Park, Alaska

As we finished up the last hour or so of our 6 hour Denali bus tour, our driver Elton Parks, began listing off a few of the local restaurants in case we might be hungry. One of those was Prospector’s Pizza. Something about pizza just sounded really awesome right...
Sheraton Anchorage Hotel & Spa – Anchorage, Alaska

Sheraton Anchorage Hotel & Spa – Anchorage, Alaska

On day 6 of our Alaska road trip, we stopped in Anchorage to rest up and check out the town before continuing on to Cooper Landing. Well, we didn’t actually do a whole lot in Anchorage other than meet Erin from AKOnTheGo.com and then did some laundry at a...
Denali Dome Home B&B – Healy, Alaska

Denali Dome Home B&B – Healy, Alaska

In my past research on traveling in Alaska, I remembered reading that bed & breakfasts tend to actually be cheaper than hotels in the state. If I remember correctly, it had something to do with taxes, but nevertheless when it comes to traveling and staying near...
Spenard Roadhouse – Anchorage, Alaska

Spenard Roadhouse – Anchorage, Alaska

While in Anchorage, I had the good fortune of meeting Erin (A.K.A. AKMom) of AKOnTheGo.com. We have been chatting on Twitter since December when we first started planning our great Alaskan road trip and she had offered excellent advice. Over the months we kept in...
Drifter’s Lodge – Cooper Landing, Alaska

Drifter’s Lodge – Cooper Landing, Alaska

On the last leg of our Alaska road trip, we headed down to Cooper Landing, located on the Kenai Peninsula near Soldotna and Seward.  We stayed in Cabin #3 at the Drifter’s Lodge and also used their King Salmon fishing guide service.   First, I have to say...