All East From Here

Andrew to me: “Do you think seagulls are the Eagulls of the sea?”. Just one of those moments that makes you laugh. We said good-bye to Homer today after sleeping in this morning. We were on a trek this morning with a goal to find an Eagle to take photos of. Despite the fact that...

Date night

We spent much of the day working but as soon as the sun decided to peak its head out we bee-lined for a spot where we could enjoy the outside with a little campfire. This would be one of the first times we’ve seen sunshine without clouds in front of them. Later in the evening we took a...

End of the Road

We went to explore the rest of the peninsula today on a road which follows Kachemak Bay until it just ends. As we drove, we found the views got better the further out you got. We had three or four glaciers in sight for part of the way. As we drove we found several small communities which...

Local Amenities

It was still raining on and off as we drove into town to get some groceries and charge up the battery. It seems that Homer has everything to offer; there is amazing scenery, ample fishing, a couple grocery stores, several restaurants, cafes, pubs, a brewery, a meadery, small movie theatre,...

Tourists

Today we got some work done and then wandered around the Homer Spit grabbing lunch at the Lands End Restaurant’s – the Chart Room. Fairly tasty and reasonable value – more than we were expecting for what seems like a fairly touristy place. The weather is better than...

Slow Drive South

We left Soldotna this morning, staying in the Fred Meyers parking lot after arriving in the dark last night. They seem to really encourage overnight parking, it’s practically a campsite. We left early and made it to after a slow drive down the coast Homer. I must say, generally the pull...