Alaska's North Country Castle Vacation Stay
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... went downhill from there. We had a delicious seafood dinner at Simon and Seafort, cod stuffed with crab and macadamia nuts, and salmon. Delicious wine from Austrailia, James made a note of it, I can't remember. Lots of flowers everywhere - looks like they enjoy their short growing season up here. Anchorage reminds us of a beach town - most of the houses and smaller buildings are built from wood, and have that kind of worn ...
As you know, I'm back home in Alaska!
It was a great trip and I was able to meet all of my objectives (interviews, photos of sites, meet with local Rotarians and participate in events). Besides that, I made great friends, visit some amazing places and ate some great food!
Now my job is to help Daniel (in Guayaquil) to finish the Global Grant proposal and to start my PowerPoint presentation so I can present the project to the other clubs ...
... it. On we went to Simon and Seaforts after that, it was your typical busy steakhouse. Right on the water, great view. It was a little too loud and busy for me. Great oysters, but my Rib eye was nothing to write home about. My favourite part about this place was it's proximity to a little park and trail we walked to afterwards. On our way home we hit up McGinley's pub for drinks. I had my first appletini, and decided I better stick with my lemondrops.
... 3, the fresh water is also 1/3, but the grey water is full, so we need a waste dump. We are wondering what sort of negotiation we would need to dump waste without using the camp ground, but the dump station was outside the camp ground proper, and vacant, so we parked opposite the discharge point, read our instructions and proceeded. The discharge hose is a monster slinky, compressed into the square tube back bumper, and it locks onto a 4 inch socket under the van, accessible ...
... and subsistence advocate, writes evocatively in "Shopping for Porcupine" about the cultural and ecological impact of snow mobiles. Kantner argues that snow mobiles contributed to a decline in community cohesion, an unhealthy reliance on technology that reduced subsistence and survival skills, and promoted unsustainable hunting practices. He cites stories of how hunters on fast moving snow mobiles would chase down and shoot an entire wolf pack in an afternoon - and sell ...