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Address: Homer, AK 99603-8001
Recommended length of visit: 1-2 hours

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Valentines Day dinner

Eat at Lands End restaurant on Valentine's Day and an extra special treat of a group of about 8 sea lions swimming and diving right out our window as the the tide was coming in.

5 of 5 bubblesReviewed 1 week ago
Blatchison
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Soldotna, Alaska

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Soldotna, Alaska
2 reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

Eat at Lands End restaurant on Valentine's Day and an extra special treat of a group of about 8 sea lions swimming and diving right out our window as the the tide was coming in.

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High Springs, Florida
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

I loved walking around the pylons under the dock and finding the colorful starfish. The wonders are endless.

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Homer, Alaska
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

The stretch of land reaching out into the bay comes alive by May forward to September From fishing by rod or boat From silver salmon to the monster halibut. Theater, shops, eateries, or a walk on the path to a stroll on the beach you probably won't be disappointed. Yet , be advised a hat or scarf and windbreaker make... More 

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago

I drove all around Homer, stopped every where I could Enjoyed it all. this area is a little touristy, Then I thought to myself WTH I am a tourist. LOL please stop visit all you can you will be amazed

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Madison, Mississippi
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago

The kids loved the three days we spent here fishing and loafing. There is plenty to see and do. They liked to watch the Buttwhackers doing their magic wuith the Halibut brought in. The fishing hole is where my boys spent most of their time when we weren't dining out. It is easy to walk(it's flat) and there are plenty... More 

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

When going to the spit if you go down to the beach make sure to bring good rubber shoes or boots. It's not easy access to the beach. You have to walk down a semi steep path. But once down there beautiful!

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New Orleans, Louisiana
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We had a great time, and got a taste of this small drinking town with a big fishing problem. It started as a trip into town (2 hour trip) from Salmon Fest to get breakfast and Supplies, and ended a fish and chips trip. Was had fresh halibut no worms or nothin... cool spot, cant wait to fish it next... More 

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New York City, New York
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 10 January 2017

Good place to stroll nice restaurants on the spit take a walk on the water.watch fishermen , see people from all over.take a ride to Seldovia.

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Irving, Texas
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 26 November 2016

Just the name of this place was intriguing. The trolley ride through town and out to the spit is worth the cost of the ticket. You learn a lot about the town and what a spit it. Basically, it dirt and rock spit out from a glacier as it passes through an area. It must have been a monster glacier.... More 

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Anchor Point, Alaska
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 25 November 2016

Very cool place, beautiful scenery, lots of ocean wildlife Lots of restaurants and shops in summer months Couple decent fishing holes there and it's fun to walk the docks and maybe see the Timebandit Crazy crowds in summertime

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