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With around 31,000 residents, Fairbanks is the third largest community in Alaska following Anchorage and Juneau, according to census data. The city traces its roots back to Barnette’s Cache, a trading post built on the Chena River in 1901; the region was home to Koyukon Athabascan people for thousands of years before that, according to the Alaska Division of Community and Regional Affairs. In its early days, Fairbanks was a stop for steamboats traveling the Chena River; today visitors can rent kayaks or canoes and paddle the same waters..
OK, so where are the booking agents. Not too hard to find with a Google search. There were several listed, but the one I contacted was TOSEAWITHZ, a Florida based firm that books with several cruise lines, including Holland America, the one I or should I say, we eventually went on our first cruise with..
His instinct told him the well dressed female and her male companion, who spoke with a thick gutteral accent, were not what they seemed.It was at the height of World War II and the British government, on high alert for German spies, had issued warnings to members of the public to report anything suspicious.John, the porter at Portgordon station near Buckie, Banffshire, kept the pair talking while a local policeman was hauled out of bed.Haunting messages from Scots soldiers facing D Day hell trigger 75 year old mysteryThe woman he had spotted was former dancer Vera Eriksen one of Germany’s top spies.Thanks to John’s quick thinking, she became the first female secret agent snared in Britain.His descendants have now called for the Government to honour John, who died in 1967, as a new book reveals that Russian born Eriksen may have been recruited as a double agent for MI6 after her arrest.The porter’s grandson John Geddes McIntosh, 66, said: “As a child, my grandad told me the story of the capture of the German spies at Portgordon station.”But it wasn’t until I was much older that I realised what a big deal it was and what a huge part my grandfather had played.(Image: UGC)”His intuition led to the capture of the only female spy to be apprehended on British soil during World War II as well as the other two dangerous men. He was the first to raise the alarm yet was the only one not to receive an award or recognition for the part he played, which is really sad and something the family have tried to rectify.”Nazi commanders believed it would be easier to get spies into Scotland and for them to then travel south by train.Eriksen was with fellow spy Karl Drucke. They had travelled by flying boat from Nazi occupied Norway with accomplice Werner Walti the night before their capture.