Fairfield Inn Chesapeake
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- Continental Breakfast
- Shuttle bus service
- Swimming pool
- Free High-Speed Internet
- Wheelchair accessibility
- Business Services
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So much to see here that even 4 nights gives just a preview. There is water, water everywhere with every type of vessel from kayak to aircraft carrier plying the Hampton Roads which is what they call this area where Chesapeake Bay joins the Atlantic. The English arrived about 1650 and the strategic geography has meant battles with the Indians, between the Confederates and the Union, attacks by Germans and now as base for ...
... charm of Gold Coast in the mid 60's and looks like the last coat of paint came at the turn of the century (refer photo). We toured the base today and are in awe. Annual payroll is USD19Billion! At any time 46,000 sailors are there with 124,000 based there, but obviously many deployed. It serves the Atlantic Fleet, and hence we Australians generally know little, because we are focussed on the Pacific. Her Take on Day 2: Aka So ...
1 shower, 4 people....share and play nicely with others. Is this hotel room getting smaller? Nope! It's just fine. Very comfortable. 1:00pm- we are at the Roanoke park area. About to watch a "worth-it" short film on the history. We saw an Indian settlement, toured the museum, boarded a replica of a European exploration ship and learned about the lost colony. 5:00pm- we just crossed the Chesapeake and are driving north through the Eastern shore of VA. Sunny and ...
... would improve substantially as we got an expected wind increase. It will be all downwind once the wind arrives and may become quite boisterous....
Passage Day 3, Sunday, November 11
The winds remained light early Sunday morning. So far, the nights had been peaceful, sparkling with stars, meteors, and a crescent moon. As if making up for being absent the first two days of our passage, the wind reappeared with gusto with daylight. ...
... up our tents, so we got settled in pretty quickly. All the campgrounds around there are geared toward the river-rafting crowd, but this one at least has a "family" area with a quiet time after 11:00. It was delightfully cool (about 68 - first time we've seen that in awhile!) Got online but didn't have a strong enough signal to publish this... Pictures to come, as I have to learn to get them from my phone to here... LOL, this is all new to ...