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Travel Blogs from Morehead City
... spider - not including the legs - was the size of a Titleist golf ball! Being too hot to do much at all, we decided to bring the towels down to the beach and lay under the shade of a tree and read a good book. Kids played in the water as we watched the sun lower in the sky. That evening I made friends with the camp host. He collects driftwood and pretty shells on the beach, selling them as his little side business (national forests must not pay too well). From ...
... much nicer...we will see. So I've still not swam in the ocean!
Walked home and just lazed around the boat, I stir fried a big pan of veggies and Bryan grilled salmon...it was good. The grill might be the way to go for cooking it's an electric one but gets hotter than this oven :-) The sunset was really pretty tonight!
We watched another DVD "The perfect storm" hehe funny pick I know so happy we didn't hit waves like that :-)
... It was agreed though that they would not be pronounced the same and there you go!!
Our first stop was to the visitors center to find out what to do in one day. We met Sandy, Sandy and Cindy there. Wow, three Sandy's in one room - danger!!! Three great ladies that were so excited about their city and gave us some great hints. We first headed to the Old Burying Ground, just a quick walk around the ...
... at this restaurant with my family from New Bern. This is my paternal grandmothers brothers family. My grandma is from New Bern and I have came here yearly when I was a kid. I love the history here, the family history, and I lived here for 9 mo as a travel nurse. I love showing my family my family ...
... 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