Candlewood Suites New Bern
Travel Blogs from New Bern
... it was really humid! The ocean was nice and warm (unlike the chilly Pacific) and Maddie kept me busy making castles and wave jumping. Up, down, up, down….it made me think of the two little ones at home, who I miss terribly.
Shawn is not a fan of the ocean, so when we gave him the low down on our day, confirming no shark sightings, jellyfish stings or sunburns he was happy. I think the worst thing that did happen was a ...
... park to gliders. We didn’t see any in flight, but a few were stationary on the dunes, possibly waiting for desirable winds. After checking out one more option to camp in the OBX and it being completely full, Kelsey and I decided to stay in a hotel in the nearest suburb roughly three hours west.
The drive from North Carolina’s coast inland was an interesting cruise. First we drove down a country road through an area called Alligator ...
This morning I went for my last morning walk on the beach. I then went and woke the family up to go swimming in the ocean before a late breakfast. Our hotel check out was for 11am but we totally missed that. We then drove to New Bern to get some pictures of some places around town that I wanted reminders of from my childhood. We visited my great grandparents grave to pay respects and to show the kids. I was ...
Rained all night, hot (75 degrees) and humid this morning. Drove across the bridge to New Bern looking for the post office - small branch which didn't open until 10:30. Ate breakfast, walked around Middle Street. A local pharmacy is where the formula for Pepsi-cola was developed. I checked out the Pepsi store but didn't ...
... but had plants, strawberries, breads, sauces and jams, craft items. Outside was a Mexican food cart - the tacos were great! Tryon Palace is a historic recreation of the 1770 colonial Capitol and NC governor's capital. The tour included the palace and two houses, all furnished in period furniture, plus the gardens. Much of the early history of the area was presented. Another part of the complex ...
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- Free High-Speed Internet
- Fitness/Health center
- Business Services
- Wheelchair accessibility
- Free parking