Carol Fowler

Carol Fowler has been smitten with the natural beauty of Alaska ever since she followed a ballet company on tour around the Alaska Panhandle two decades ago for a journalism assignment. She has written three guidebooks, including "Maui: Great Destinations Hawaii" and the "Insider's Guide to Berkeley and the East Bay". She is the former award-winning travel editor of Contra Costa Newspapers, and makes her home in Walnut Creek, CA.