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Seward Introduction


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Set along the protected waters of Resurrection Bay on the eastern tip of the Kenai Peninsula, Seward, Alaska, is a terminus for many Gulf of Alaska cruises and is a base for exploring nearby Kenai Fjords National Park.  Click here to see the full Seward travel guide on Travel42 »

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Seward Geography


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A mecca for fishermen, biologists and naturalists, Seward continues to be a desired destination with awesome beauty nestled on the northwestern bank of Resurrection Bay at the foot of Mount Marathon on the Kenai Peninsula. Glaciers suspended from the highest peaks of the Kenai Fjords National Park, otters playing in the bay and many other natural wonders make this one of the most scenic port cities in Alaska.  Click here to see the full Seward travel guide on Travel42 »

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Seward History


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Utilized by Alaska Natives since prehistoric times and "discovered" by Russian explorers in the late 1700s, this exquisitely beautiful location was not truly settled until the late 1890s. An ice-free port, Seward offered a viable transportation route to gold mines, to Anchorage and to the far north for mining enterprises.   Click here to see the full Seward travel guide on Travel42 »

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Seward Sightseeing & Things to Do


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Gateway to the Kenai Fjords National Park, Seward offers diverse sightseeing opportunities. In addition to Millionaire's Row, the Iditarod National Historic Trail, Founders Monument, Benny Benson Memorial, Seward Museum and Kenai Fjords National Park Visitor Center downtown, Seward has been dubbed the Mural Capital of Alaska. Mural and historic locations are noted on the downtown walking tour available at http://www.seward.com/about/historic-tour.   Click here to see the full Seward travel guide on Travel42 »

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Seward Nightlife


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There isn't much nightlife in Seward, but Fourth Avenue is your best bet for bar-hopping.   Click here to see the full Seward travel guide on Travel42 »

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Seward Restaurants & Dining


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If you like seafood, you'll love Seward's restaurants—it's hard to find a menu that doesn't prominently feature halibut, as well as other fresh fish. Except for a couple down Exit Glacier Road, all restaurants are in the downtown or harbor area.  Click here to see the full Seward travel guide on Travel42 »

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