Comfort Suites Riverfront Park
Travel Blogs from New Bern
Drove down to New Bern...about a three hour drive from Vikki and Chucks place in Raleigh. Stayed on their boat and Saw the new year in at this cool little basement pub (supposedly haunted!) Our mascot chicken Bluck bluck came along for the party and stole the show! Had an awesome night and then went back to sleep on the boat for a well earned rest! Happy New year ...
I always had North Carolina on my radar as one of those states I definitely wanted to visit..I've seen so many pictures of it and it just drew me in. Anyhow, the state has 2 very different landscapes to it...The West side of the state is mountainous (not unlike what we have in Tamarack), therefore higher elevations, cooler temps, Forest land. The Eastern side of North Carolina has the water..specifically the Outer Banks....and I love the water. So guess where we ...
... park rides, and beautiful beach on the ocean. there are some cool little fishing towns nearby. one was murrel inlet where we went on the marsh walk. it was a fun walk, lots of birds and fun restaurants.
during our stay at cypress campground rv resort, where we were right on the inter-coastal waterway, we worked on our camper, well, randi did. she washed the rig (i did the windows inside and went through some of cubboards). and got a new battery.
Oh yes. I forgot to mention that the day before there was a small craft advisory that we happened to ignore. We weren't stupid enough to do that twice. The small craft advisory was still in effect until 5pm today so we decided to take it easy at the shrimp dock for the day. After talking to the office we learned that the shrimp boats leave on Sundays & don’t re-dock until Friday so we were safe for ...
... As we were coming out of the creek we kissed the river’s bottom & gave us a bit of a scare to the start of our trip, but Beau’s expertise got us going again smoothly. Or so we thought. Getting out of the Neuse River that day was easier said than done. Our video of Day 1 does not do it justice. According to local weather it was only blowing 8MPH from the NE with gusts of 15MPH. That’s the last time we checked local weather, now ...
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- Continental Breakfast
- Swimming pool
- Free High-Speed Internet
- Wheelchair accessibility
- Fitness/Health center