Anne McAlpin

A nationally recognized travel expert, author and packing guru.

She has been inspiring travelers for over 25 years as a guest on Oprah, The View, CNN and PBS sharing up-to-the-minute travel tips. Anne has traveled to over 80 countries and 6 continents experiencing all types of travel, from ocean and river cruises to adventure travel to a solo trip around the world. She continues to travel the world and host workshops based on her best-selling book, Pack It Up! The Essential Guide to Smart Travel. With her wealth of travel experience, Anne has designed her packing workshops with one goal in mind: to make travel easier and more fun for everyone!

At our AAA Vacation Showcase, you’ll learn how to pack the essential items for your dream vacation without lugging around a heavy bag.

Anne’s packing workshop offers timely travel information in under an hour, including:

  • How to pack the perfect carry-on bag
  • Packing for ocean and river cruises
  • Tips for women traveling solo
  • Planning your travel wardrobe
  • Practical safety tips, and more

A Fun and Informative Alaska Presentation

With OnStage Alaska


  • A Presentation by Alaska Experts (The Alaska Myth Busters)
  • Impressive film footage of Alaska and the Yukon
  • Learn about Alaska Cruise and Land Journeys
  • Get the best deals on Alaska destinations