Ocean Front Bed and Breakfast
Travel Blogs from Seward
... Back to the hotel we asked if my bag had come but the answer
was no. In our room we downloaded photos and caught up with Facebook and our
We walked to the Hospitality Centre but it was closed for
the night. I had chosen Hard Rock Café for my birthday tea but we discovered it
wasn’t open!! More bad lick on my birthday.
So we went to the Visitor Information Centre to find out
what we could do in Anchorage. The woman, Shelley, ...
... area. We were running next to probably the busiest street in town and the moose was seen just walking through the Safeway parking lot. How CRAZY!
Food is almost twice as expensive here. I spent $125 just at Safeway in two days. Not to mention all the lattes I've been buying. There is an espresso stand on every corner here. I've already established my favorite stand! (They have all natural coconut ...
... is a self contained apartment which is perfect for us - almost like our own place in town, with a view of the mountains from our living room and kitchen. I feel like I can see Russia from my house!
When we left Seattle, Ted left one of the power adapters behind. Since leaving Anchorage, it seems like I've left the other one behind. I am freaking out how we can charge our iPhones, iPad and the like! Tomorrow we have a full day in Seward which already has more ...
... very interested in wildlife. Started out by seeing beautiful mountains and glaciers -- very cold and wet with light ble-green-grey waters. Then approached some islands near Fox Island with warmer air and dark emerald green clear waters! Saw amazing tons of jellyfish below the waters! Lion's mane jellyfish below the waters, surrounding the noat --- hard to believe they're deadly! Glaciers seen: Prospect glacier Spoon ...
... of a fort to protect against a surface (or submarine) attack on the U.S. by the Japanese during the war (which never happened in this part of Alaska.)
We blew by a Piedmont glacier called "Bear Glacier", saw some sea otters, sea stars, harbor seals, large seals, and a few puffins. I did spot, and we chased, one humpback whale for a bit and I did manage to get a ...