Apartments for rent in Alaska

As the largest state in the United States with beauty to spare, the state of Alaska offers apartment residents a whole world of recreation, culture and arts to explore. As the "Land of the Midnight Sun," Alaska with its rich history is truly a unique state in which to find an apartment.

Most of Alaska's population resides in a few major cities including Anchorage, Juneau, Fairbanks and Sitka. If you are searching for an apartment in Alaska, these cities are probably where you are focusing your search. Juneau is home to the State Capitol, the Alaska Folk Festival and the University of Alaska Southeast. Anchorage is the largest city in the state in terms of population and offers several major attractions including museums, theaters and parks. You'll also find several academic institutions in Anchorage such as University of Alaska Anchorage and Alaska Pacific University.

There is no doubt about it, the state of Alaska is beautiful. From glaciers and crystal waters to mountains and forests, the state does not lack views of nature at its finest. If you are ready to enjoy the view and are searching for apartments for rent in Alaska, be prepared to have your breath taken away. Denali National Park is probably one of the most popular outdoor attractions in the state and houses the tallest peak in North America - Mount McKinley. Or, take in the views along the coastline at Glacier Bay National park. Just observe from the deck of your tour boat or go on an adventure of hiking, rafting or kayaking at this park.

Alaska is also well known for the Iditarod. If you are new to Alaska apartments, don't be worried if you don't know what this is. It is a sled dog race that covers more than 1100 miles, and mushers and their teams leave Anchorage to cross the Alaskan terrain to the coveted victory in Nome. For more sled dog racing in addition to carnival rides, exhibits, shows, sports, a parade and festivities, check out the Fur Rondy in Anchorage. And, in the summer, don't miss out on the Alaska State Fair.

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