The town, itself, is also charming so we started out with lunch at a popular local restaurant on the boardwalk, a mini version of San Francisco's Pier 39.
The aquarium was packed. It was a Saturday so families with kids were everywhere. It often required a bit of patience to get to an exhibit, especially when it was feeding time for the penguins, so eventually we worked our way to the cepholopods.
This octopus was just chilling on the glass. Front side and back side.
They are also on Facebook, Tumblr, and Instagram, often posting cute photos of their ocean friends.
And of course you can buy local souvenirs like this: