Super 8 Kinston
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- Continental Breakfast
- Wheelchair accessibility
- Free parking
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Today we rode on into Greenville. It was an early morning for us in Belhaven, especially after the late night yesterday. Last night, a large group of us went to the local bar for some drinks and cornhole. Belhaven, I mean, it's just absolutely beautiful, and just so unexpected. It's a small, run-down town and quite a few of the locals claim on the verge of sinking. It was nice to be in a place like that; it was extremely reminiscent of the way I grew up. ...
... teams to play against the Northside High School Monarchs. Both teams lost, but tried very hard. This was the first school that we have visited that had cheerleaders and a band for the games. The boys and girls were billeted out for the night, with one family having all of the girls from both teams stay over for a "Wakeover". By the time we offloaded the kids it was 11:30pm by the we had dinner at the steakhouse next to the ...
... East Carolina BBQ for dinner... vinegar sauce, baby! I'll just keep the memories of the banana pudding to myself, since they are so delish as to be nearly sinful.
Tomorrow we head to parts north, into the great Commonweath of Virginia -- a new place for Will. It's all about American history on this leg, as there's a visit to a Civil War battlefield and the acquisition of a tricorn hat in our immediate future. Forward ho!
... to destroy all their supplies so that the Union soldiers wouldn't get their hands on any. At a place called Taft's Store, there were over 1000 barrels of tar, which was far too much to burn, so the only way they could get rid of it was to dump it all in the river, which they did, and the name the Tar River was born.
My advice, don't take a bath in the water but other than that definitely kayak, paddle board, or fish in it ...
... 301 to Wilson and then some smaller roads to Kinston. The place is nice, there are many mansions but the center of the town is a bit depressing. Just a few shops seem to be open; many seem to be closed for a long time and there's not much movement.