Ocean View Motel
Travel Blogs from Wrightsville Beach
There is a storm a brewing so we hope it doesn't hit hard here it shouldn't but I'm happy to be tucked in until Sat morning it will be past us then.
Stat from the skipper:
92 hrs traveling
We won't discuss fuel etc. hehe
We are going to Ruth's Chris steak house tonight to celebrate Canada! it's right here at the end of our pier.
We hope you are all having a super day!
... help you but a few times just me, so it's easier to hold the boat from the mid ship it's big and heavy! Bryan loves this boat and enjoys learning all the technology, charting, fuel tests etc. I'm his ears on the radio that's a challenge as the speaker is on the wrong side we will look at getting another one, I'm happy that I can help him fulfill this retirement dream :-)...we are a good boating team!
We made the executive decision ...
Eastern North Carolina barbecue is unique as the BBQ sauce is made from a vinegar base with hot pepper. We stopped at a Smithfield BBQ restaurant for a pork barbecue lunch complete with hush puppies, cabbage slaw, and potato salad. Wilmington was established as a port city in 1739 and is also well known for its beaches. Jan and ...
... They like being home for the holidays.
What did I Learn:
- Campgrounds can really have totally different feels, energy to them. All depends on the people running them. Just like any company huh??
- I wish I had stayed pool side rather than going to the beach, the one day I had for sunning. Oh well, it is always good to be at the beach, but not in the wind and chill.
- Ice cream cures all.
We had planned to visit USS North Carolina but it was raining very hard, not good to look round a warship so Peter went to the small grocery store and bought bacon, eggs & tomatoes for breakfast, also English muffins but then found there was no toaster - still was a good breakfast. I did some washing in the laundry but they wouldn't sell me any detergent so I just used the washing up liquid that was there, better ...