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Travel Blogs from Morehead City
We were here once back in 2006 when we were shopping for a trawler. Happy to say the town has revived itself and the waterfront is thriving with dining and shopping.
We are staying at the Town Creek Marina. Which is a hike to town due to construction of a new bridge and road closures.
We have ...
... DAY - Today is a lazy day since it has and will be raining most of the day. We got up at 1am to put the awning up in between rain storms since we weren't sure if the wind would pick up.
We had about a few hours of no rain that we were right in the middle of bands. So I am catching up on the cleaning (work is never done), reading, writing the blog and working on the ancestry website. ...
... weather forecast for tomorrow is still grim, supporting our decision to get to the north side of the Neuse today and avoid the miserable weather that was forecast to hit in a few hours. We also had the luxury of sleeping in tomorrow, a pleasure we hadn't enjoyed in many days. Home safely, Hot shower, still rocking. Ahoymaggie If you would like to unsubscribe and stop receiving these emails click here. Sent by TravelPod - 377 Dalhousie, Suite 301 Ottawa, Ontario K1N ...
... Roanake. It was a small ferry similar to the one we went on a couple days earlier, on the Chesapeake. We had a few minutes to wait so Ted asked about the last ferry to the mainland and we found that all available reservations had been booked and chances were that there would be no room for us today. We could wait and try to go standby, but no promise. What a shame. We would have to spend another night in secluded paradise. ...
... are such wonderful creatures. Captain Bill told us a story about when 2 dolphin jumped at the same time in arcs across each other and a girl on the boat got it on film, while saying "shut up"! Back on dry land we cleaned up with a hose, walked around Morehead a bit, and Stephanie broke the town bell.
We decided on dinner at the Ruddy Duck tavern, right nearby ...
Other places to stay in Morehead City
4035 Arendell Street, Morehead City | 2 star hotelfrom $128
5063 Executive Drive, Morehead City | 2 star hotelfrom $138
2806 Arendell St, Morehead City | 2 star hotelfrom $37
3410 Bridges St., Morehead City | 1 star hotelfrom $78