Driftwood Motel

Address: State Route 12, Cedar Island, North Carolina, 28520, United States | Hotel
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This hotel, located on State Route 12, Cedar Island, is near Cedar Island National Wildlife Refuge.
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      Home again

      A travel blog entry by ahoymaggie on Dec 06, 2014

      4 comments, 3 photos

      ... this while doing the routine morning service on the engine. The options are (reasonably) warm with almost certain rain and low winds, vs. cold and high winds directly on the nose. As I said earlier, I can handle cold or rain but not both together. I opt to endure the wet and make time with the hope of reaching Oriental before the weather deteriorates. Hopefully we can make it all the way in but if things do turn nasty we have bailout options at Sea Gate or ...

      Mrs Henry meets Norman Bates, again!

      A travel blog entry by mr.henry on Sep 18, 2013

      2 comments, 6 photos

      Mrs Henry and I apologise for being offline for a bit. Circumstances conspired, about which more in a minute.

      But first to alarming news from Old Mr Henry, temporary custodian of the Mr Henry Institute while Mrs Henry and myself do the hard grind of international travel. Old Mr Henry emailed us that he'd had no response from Frank yet, but that it’s early days. More worryingly, he noted, was that he had received representations from numerous US donors to the Mr ...

      Ocracoke aka "I-almost-croaked"

      A travel blog entry by zoe-the-dog on Jun 22, 2010

      1 comment, 11 photos

      ... and he set up a nice cover over our otherwise shadeless campsite. The island is long narrow and flat, mostly sand dunes, tall grass and some low lying shrubs. The campsite is basically on the beach, separated only by a large sand dune, so we went to the ocean at least a couple times a day. We couldn't stay there long because it was a little to much sun exposure for me, but the ocean breeze off the water felt great and I got my toes wet. Now and then Lauren would drag ...

      Our Sail to Ocracoke on the Outer Banks

      A travel blog entry by pas_de_deux on Apr 30, 2010

      10 photos

      We spent four days in Beaufort waiting for good weather to continue up the coast. While there we visited the very nice Maritime Museum and the fascinating old cemetery. For the cemetery there was a thorough printed "walking tour" guide that told the stories of many of the “residents”. Included were many Revolutionary and Civil War era soldiers, a British soldier buried standing up so he could salute the King, and a young girl who ...


      A travel blog entry by mainship on May 26, 2009

      ... style was interrupted.The war was witnessed firsthand offshore where "TORPEDO JUNCTION" claimed more than 60 of our ships torpedoed by German u-boat subs.Blackbeard is also well known here.Teachs Hole is were he and the pirates would meet and have pirate parties ,the infamous pirate plundered the Carolina coast in the early 1700"s.He fought his last battle here and lost his head.You can ride horses on the beach and you ...