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Puffins and glaciers

July 2nd 2012
Day 2 – Monday started out cloudy, a common phenomenon here. We drove first to a place Jeroen wanted to see, with a rock arch in the ocean. That was cool to see, but even better was that from there we could actually walk quite close to where puffins were nesting. I had been wanting to see these birds for a long time, and it was so cool to see them so close. They are so cute and fun to watch. The ... read more
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