Alaska is rich in nature and a "sacred place" for outdoor enthusiasts. It is the largest state in the United States located northernmost tip across Canada. Alaska is one of the best vacation spots to enjoy outdoor activities in its diverse terrain of open spaces, mountain and forests with abundant wildlife, and small towns. There are many tourists in this state during the summer (May to September) enjoying the magnificent nature of Alaska from Alaska Railroad, at Denail National Park, and glacier sightseeing. The popular activities during winter are spectacular aurora viewing, hiking in snow, ice fishing, and dog sledding. There are also places where you can experience taste of Alaska at local restaurants and Alaska's culture through museums and heritage centers throughout the year. Speaking of Alaska, you can find cute souvenirs at Santa Clause House located in North Pole.