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... overload. We resemble a diver suffering from the bends and like that diver we are in a (notional) decompression chamber, a memorial decompression table. Washington DC is full of memorials to this and to that in big blocks of stone, fluted columns and domed roofs, exuding symbolism to make Kim Yong-un green with envy. We will deal with Washington down the track, as we had head further south and the way people speak increasingly reminds you of Senator Abetz.
Heading south ...
We took the ferry from Hatteras to Ocracoke to catch another ferry to Cedar Island, this took 6 hours. David reckons there is a conspiracy against him, as we took 4 different ferry's over the past 2-days and every time we were the last ones off no matter how early we arrived, or which lane we were in or when we boarded the ferry... .always last off. I of course informed him that. " ...
... much up in the air.
The only other 2 stops I'm dying to visit is my old marina I grew up at - Kinsale Marina & the final destination - Annapolis.
I've been told a few others to see as well, but it will depend on the weather, the direction of the wind, & how Beau & I are feeling to decide where we want to go.
I'll be posting more soon, but this is just the beginning - CAN'T WAIT to get started!!
... Mahesh, then hiked our stuff back to the ferry dock. After getting back to the mainland, we made the drive back to Raleigh, getting home at a decent hour. Mahesh was very thankful that I had shared our campsite with him and given him the opportunity to join us. I wouldn’t have known about Bear Island if several years ago, someone hadn’t invited me and let me share their campsite. So I was happy to do the same for him this ...
... warmed up for a bit in the sun. We made our way to the concession stand to get a cold drink with our lunch. By the concession stand, they had a table displaying exhibits of various wildlife found in the park. These included a dolphin skull, a loggerhead sea turtle skull, various sea shells and corals, and horseshoe crab. After lunch, Sandy and I walked down the beach towards the east end of the island to collect seashells. When ...
Other places to stay in Morehead City
4035 Arendell Street, Morehead City | 2 star hotelfrom $90
5063 Executive Drive, Morehead City | 2 star hotelfrom $126
2806 Arendell St, Morehead City | 2 star hotelfrom $37
3410 Bridges St., Morehead City | 1 star hotelfrom $77