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Travel Blogs from Kill Devil Hills
I feel really bad for Zach. He was really excited about Kitty Hawk, and we were both pretty disappointed. The good part was the drive there because we took some back roads and were able to see some of the small towns we were expecting to see on more of on our trip.
The Outer Banks is basically a resort town on an island. Maybe it's that …
... to see the third light. North Carolina Ferry System operates the ferries and there is no charge to ride from Hatteras Point to Ocracoke. This is North Carolinas oldest operating light, it stands 75 feet tall, and was built in 1823. It had a 4th order Fresnel lens, and is a harbor light.
We start heading west on Wednesday, going to the Biltmore House in Asheville, NC. See you there.
And the adventure continues,
- Today we will explore the area in Suzuki.
- First stop is Jennette's pier which is a large beach that today is hosting the Eastern Shore Surfing finals. So we sit down and watch the semi and finals for the junior division (under 16). These kids are from all over the east coast and they are good! Parents are a bit hard core as we sit near ...
... to the car for something and returned with the news that the battery was dead again. Damn you Kenneth and your volt meter, you were right again.
We will have to deal with that issue in the morning.
Another sad note is that our traveling companions for the last two weeks, would be leaving us in the morning. I'm sad to see them go but look forward to reuniting with them in blighty for a day of Curry, Chinese and Roast dinner.
... Inn for her friend for the weekend. They fall in love etc but I wont spoil it for those who haven’t seen it. It is a Nicholas Sparks novel of course, which was turned into a movie. So if you haven’t seen it go buy it!
The drive to Rodanthe was very nice. It was just a straight run through to it. But before I made it to Rodanthe I drove through the most beautiful part of the Outer Banks and what I had come to see over everything else…Pea Island. This was where ...