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... and coffee house called "Read Already Read" was my favorite and yes, I made a few purchases there. It's the best kind of book store, loosely organized so that you can still take lots of time to browse, discover and rummage and feel like you are finding treasure. Bookshelves are rudimentary, bare wood to the ceiling and arranged in a maze style so that you are always rounding a bend to find another nook. I spent a long time there. :-)
Great day! Even though it was rainy and cold, we bundled up in our rain gear and cruised Resurrection Bay. Captain Eric, who was red headed and twelve years old was our guide. We were able to view glaciers, but we really enjoyed seeing the sealife. Sea otters are adorable! We also viewed seals, transient orcas (which is rare) , humpback whales and a gray whale. We also viewed some pretty cool birds, including 4 eagles. I really never knew a ship could come ...
Day 101 - Okay today was another Amazing Day! I know I am over using that word, but WOW. This was an experience of a lifetime for sure. I almost changed my mind and was not going to go, but as has been so often the case with us on this trip, the weather cleared and it was an amazing day up on the glacier. We first took the helicopter ride up for about 15 minutes or so and I had never been in one, so that was a fun experience ...
Fishing the Russian and Kenai had been so much fun that we couldn't resist stopping again on our way north. Just one more time ....... well, maybe two.
We ended up not regretting a minute of it. The day was a series of grizzly bear visits ...
We had another opportunity to sleep in this morning. Today was a day to take it easy and, eventually, find our way to Anchorage. We took our time getting things packed up this morning, enjoyed our coffee, and then started out. Before leaving Cooper Landing, we stopped at a local café for a late breakfast. SteveB ordered the Pig Vomit Omelet, which basically had everything you can name in it, plus sausage gravy over the top. He said it was good and he finished the whole thing! ...
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