Beau Rivage Golf & Resort
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... 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 ...
... stay at a Motel 6 on my way to DC to break up the drive. But I cancelled that and extended my stay in Wilmington.
I went to the beach a couple of times. Again, a beautiful beach. But both days were pretty windy and chilly and there were zillions of spring break folks everywhere.
Only took two pictures - the beach and the great fire I built. Sorry there aren't more. I guess I was just too busy enjoying my time there ...
... several hundred sailors are away at sea for months on end. What was really interesting was the actual sailors written description of things like the cockroaches and other insects that got into the flour and so into their bread, they called it raisin bread, that they would pick out but obviously eat too. Also the severe restrictions on fresh water, showers were water on for a couple of seconds, then soap yourself, ...
... view, no breakfast included but it has a full kitchen so that's ok. Go out early, have a beer in a bar, lots of youngsters and yes basketball still on the TV. Went to a Mexican restaurant, meal was good although far too much as usual. When we get back to the motel the TV remote doesn't work but the nice receptionist lets us move next door, we still have the ocean view so can sleep with the door open and hear the waves all night - ...
... clothing sat around the fire with me, commenting on their canvas tents and cots they slept on the night before during the freak storm. I sat quietly using the fire to bring the frozen rocks that used to be my toes back to working order. I didn't dare admit to being from Wisconsin, as I would immediately have been labeled a Yankee and probably probed and shot at by the little kids with their fake guns. Rather I claimed Charlotte as my home and asked about the ...
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- Free High-Speed Internet
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