Travel Blogs from Yemassee
... any Sunday and see, and feel, what I mean. With the pastors words of, "There's a difference between reading about a place, and going to that place," we headed east towards Beaufort, South Carolina.
Beaufort is surrounded by a chain of Sea Islands, marshes and inlets, this is Low Country. You drive in through wooded roads dotted with peach vendors, over bridges that connect the flat, wet green and blue landscape that disappears into the ...
... but wouldn't you know - it was closed for the day. Someone later told us it was probably because of the cold. We decided to just stroll down the street of Beaufort and our first stop was the Mary Tibault Art Gallery. Wow - she is really good and had some art that would fit right in at the river. Although affordable it did not fit into our budget at this time. She was not there but another artist Mary Jane Martin was and was absolutely delightful! She spent ...
... quietly got up, went in the den and had a cup of coffee while catching up on my journaling if that is what it is. I knew we had another heater but I didn't know where is was. The faucet was still dripping so we were in good shape in that respect but I have a better understanding of water torture. Wow - that drip can be annoying. Jerry had put a sponge below the drip and that helped but I could still hear it. Jerry got up around 8:00 and we ...
... and they could were already ready so the rush began. We got home about 3:00 and Jerry headed for his hair cut. I started putting clothes in the motor home. Because of the freezing temps the night before Jerry had turned on the heat and left a heater and the fireplace going. It was 84 degrees in there. I turned off the heat but by the time I made several trips in and out I was wet with sweat. We both had eye appointments at 4:00 ...
... local restaurant, and Frogmore stew (a low county shrimp boil) they prepare at their rental house. We saw fireworks from our dinghy platform atop the boat, so we avoided the crowds that arrived at the marina to view the same.
Our next destination was Beaufort, SC where the dockmaster let us use the marina truck to pick up provisions. We also drove to Paris Island Marine Training Base, but the Marines were few and far between. It was ...
Other places to stay in Yemassee
420 Campground Road, Yemassee | 1 star hotelfrom $30
139 Frampton Dr, Yemassee | 2 star hotelfrom $94
3196 Point South Drive, Yemassee | 2 star hotelfrom $44
409 Yemassee Hwy, Yemassee | 1 star hotelfrom $41