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Travel Blogs from Morehead City
... door neighbors the first place we went to on the coast of maine!! which was around the middle of july. they were the brave couple who sold their home out west and started full-timing. they are also going down to florida and i think we will be spending thanksgiving with them and looking forward to that, but what are the chances of ending up in the same campground with them!!!
checked out the town of beaufort, it was on the top ...
... east, arriving in the town of Kitty Hawk, on the North Carolina coast, it was this memorial fatigue that prompted us to drive straight past the Wright Brothers Memorial. Foot hovering over the brake pedal, I looked askingly at Mrs Henry for a moment, already knowing the answer: it’s the Wright Brothers that brought us Hawaiian Airlines. Drive on!
The Outer Banks, which start (if you approach by car from the north) at Kitty Hawk, wouldn’t cut the mustard as ...
... This is were the legendary Blackbeard the Pirate use to hide out. About 3 miles off the coast his ship run aground the "Queen Anne.'s Revenge" that was the end of his pirate days. Arrived at our hotel unpacked and headed out to Atlantic Island to a nice seafood restaurant for dinner. Back to our hotel room to plan the next part of trip.... Bahamas our looking like a possibility ...
... instead of paying someone a bunch of money to sail his boat up to Urbanna, he's going to let Beau & me use it for our trip & eventually make our way back to Urbanna.
It's a 36 foot Cape Dory & I can even do jumping jacks inside of the cabin! I never thought 5 extra feet would have so much more space!
The reason our trip has been pushed back is that the 36ft Cape Dory needed some extra love before ...
In the morning, we woke up around 7 and headed down to site 6 to meet up with our group. Along the way, we saw some cute little sanderlings poking around the surf for food. Sandy was tired and rested under the sunshade while I hiked further down to the east end. It was her birthday, so I couldn't complain if she wanted to relax. We had slept in a bit and didn’t catch the sunrise, but it was another beautiful day. Beautiful ...
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