Hampton Inn & Suites Wilmington/Wrightsville Beach
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... another day there depending on the storm I will let you know. As we travel to Myrtle beach we have to go around Cape Fear. scary name but the skipper says it's really not difficult I will fill you in on that later :-)
I'm off to try and get a picture of those pelicans, which didn't happen...I don't know where they all went last night they were gone and this morning they had not returned....who knows, perhaps we will see more today along the way.
... forward to Joyner Marina it is on the Carolina Beach. Nice marina small the dock store has chips and ice cream :-) but we have provisions for another gourmet meal in the boat tonight's specialty is soup and raw veggies...I might attempts some pesto pita chips but this oven is weird as I mentioned. The trip was easy it's a Monday so all the weekend warrior boaters are gone, there were a few but not like yesterday. There are flocks ...
... are more typical southern beach style. Today was a sunny, warm day - perfect for visiting beach towns, having lunch by the ocean, taking a ferry from Carolina Beach across the coastal waterways to Southport. Colorful beach houses, gift and antique shops, lots of tourists walking the streets, sailboats on the water. A relaxing ...
... of taking pictures.
As I was leaving I talked with a woman from Delaware who stays there with her husband. He works there and she volunteers. They were planting all kinds of herbs, some veggies and flowers so campers could use and enjoy while there. Now really, how many times do you find that? I want to go back just to cook with their herbs. They spend the summer there and go back to Delaware for the winters. Bit ...
We had planned to visit USS North Carolina but it was raining very hard, not good to look round a warship so Peter went to the small grocery store and bought bacon, eggs & tomatoes for breakfast, also English muffins but then found there was no toaster - still was a good breakfast. I did some washing in the laundry but they wouldn't sell me any detergent so I just used the washing up liquid that was there, better ...
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- Continental Breakfast
- Swimming pool
- Free High-Speed Internet
- Wheelchair accessibility
- Fitness/Health center
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