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Travel Blogs from Morehead City
Here are 3 videos to take you from Elizabeth City to Oriental via several rivers, two Sounds and a long canal.
1. Elizabeth City to the Pungo River
2. Weighing Anchor
3. Arriving in Oriental on Ruth's Birthday!
Posted from Savannah, GA. : )
... towards them. It ain’t always going to be pretty or perfect but taking time to do the work helps you to know who you are.
Were it not for the Diocese of Georgia and the Lay Eucharistic Visitors I worked with, I would not have taken time to do all of this and even so my Rule is evolving. But by having it, this is one way that I and others demonstrate that we value wellness and want to be well.
In the morning, we broke camp and brought all of our stuff over the dunes in preparation for leaving. But we stuck around for a while to enjoy the beach for a while before leaving. We walked up and down the beach collecting shells and even found a couple of unbroken sand dollars. But no more sea turtles. We heard that the day before, three baby turtles fell in a hole in the sand and couldn't get out. Luckily, someone ...
... come in on a private boat, and we saw some egrets in the marshy lagoon area. Then we headed back towards our campsite and played in the waves and the sand. After swimming a bit, we made sand sculptures of a turtle, mermaid, and dolphin. The turtle got washed away a bit because we didn't make him past the high tide line, but the others survived. In the evening, we headed down to the southwest end of the island and had a sunset dinner on the sand. One of my favorite things about ...
... to ride over to the
island. Waiting for the ferry, it started to rain, but just a light
drizzle. It was still raining when we arrived on the island, so we
quickly hiked up to the bath house for shelter. Hoping for the rain to
let up, we waited for a while, but it didn't look like we were going to
get a break. I took the tent out of my backpack and hurried to campsite 4
to set up the tent quickly. Then I went back ...
Other places to stay in Morehead City
4035 Arendell Street, Morehead City | 2 star hotelfrom $121
5063 Executive Drive, Morehead City | 2 star hotelfrom $120
2806 Arendell St, Morehead City | 2 star hotelfrom $37
3410 Bridges St., Morehead City | 1 star hotelfrom $66