Highliner House

Homer, Alaska, 99603, United States | Hotel
 

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Bays & Mountains

A travel blog entry by blackpoolbelle

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... 8th Sept

My first act on waking was to get out the binoculars as it was a glorious day, and to my delight the first thing I saw was a small raft of sea otters. (I love watching those creatures, and had tried hard to find a fridge magnet to commemorate my sightings but couldn’t find one anywhere, sadly).

The tide was out so we walked down the cliff path onto the beach to do a spot of beachcombing. The sky was ...

How far can Homer spit?

A travel blog entry by robsons

5

... dangers on a daily basis- i.e. avalanches and bears that want to eat you!

We arrived at our accommodation, the Eagle Nest, a nice big chalet overlooking the ocean. Biggest room so far and great to have a bit more space for the 3 of us.

Yummy Italian for dinner with the usual mega portion sizes. I only managed to eat about a third of mine. It's so wasteful, will have to ask for half or child portions from now on.

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Doh!

A travel blog entry by rorox

3

Homer can be summed up in one simple word -doh! The good weather was bound to end sooner or later but it was a shame it had to end during our time in Homer when all the adventure activities call for minimal rain and no wind..both which made a galiant appearance. We started the day by visiting the visitors centre. We wanted to ensure we knew about all the must see places in Homer. The girl informed us of the homer farmer's market which sounded like ...

Drinking Village with a Fishing Problem!

A travel blog entry by normandsharon

36

... postcard setting by Kachemak Bay, which is surrounded by glaciers and mountains every which way you look. Homer has the best halibut fishing grounds just an hour or less boat ride from the harbour. And as seen by the catch we showed you in Seward you now know that halibut can top the scales at several hundred pounds.




Homer was founded in 1896 by early gold seekers. However, today its a major fish-processing centre ...

Perfect lunch date

A travel blog entry by ljandbev

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9

... in traditional outfits which was very interesting, then near the end we had some beautiful views of the end of the Bay. We came back and went to Fat Olive's for dinner. By this time, the day was catching up with me and after waiting for a table we actually ended up also waiting over an hour for our dinner to arrive. I think somewhere between a few larger parties our order was lost so we ended up with free dinner (without ...

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