Hilton Wilmington Riverside
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- Airport Transportation
- Shuttle bus service
- Drycleaning onsite
- Meeting rooms/conference facilities
- Free airport shuttle
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In North Carolina we stayed in the lovely town of Wilmington which is situated on Cape Fear River. The surrounding estuaries and tidal lagoons team with lovely wildlife and the town itself is home to the Museum of Bizarre which Bella and Freddie loved. See pictures. Next brief stop Williamsburg ...
... starred the Captain of the boat, and he was still acting way above his station. We dropped off the young man he harassed on the way over, along with the helmsman who he had also criticised in coming alongside. The Captain then let everyone know he would take the boat to the next landing stage. We came alongside and hit the jetty with such a thud the whole boat shuddered. 'The current is very strong here" , he reminded us all. ...
... through farmlands growing, okra, beans, corn and tobacco. Our trusty driving companion was guiding us successfully although there were some minor errors in her navigation of our wrong direction correction. The Wilmington hotel was set alongside a major road, as many are, but looked a reasonable find. The receptionist, after telling us how cool it was to see an Australian driving licence and how cool it was to meet people from across the world, told ...
... surprisingly not much success.
So, we have a quick stop at the legendary "North Carolina" battle ship of Workd War II, which is in quite good condition.
Crash into a motel in Plymouth NC, not much here, just resting there before heading further North next day.
... The day was quite windy and there were a few spits of rain so we continued exploring further south. We paid a visit to the Fort Fisher Museum. Fort Fisher was a Confederate fort during the American Civil War protecting vital trading routes as the fort is located on one of Cape Fear River's two outlets to the Atlantic Ocean. The museum had some very interesting displays. When we finally reached the end of the road we opted to take the car ferry across the river to Southport ...