TownePlace Suites By Marriott Wilmington / Wrightsville Beach
Travel Blogs from Wilmington
... of no wake we have been really good about going slow but when we can we move along, well. apparently even in a open zone you are "responsible for your wake" that's what the coast guard so nicely told us ....it's not written anywhere so we were feeling bad! So example if our wake is bigger and a yahoo power boater doesn't slow down and flips it's our fault and we pay for the damages !!!crazy So lesson learned on that one, apparently it's happened 3 ...
... forward to Joyner Marina it is on the Carolina Beach. Nice marina small the dock store has chips and ice cream :-) but we have provisions for another gourmet meal in the boat tonight's specialty is soup and raw veggies...I might attempts some pesto pita chips but this oven is weird as I mentioned. The trip was easy it's a Monday so all the weekend warrior boaters are gone, there were a few but not like yesterday. There are flocks ...
... are more typical southern beach style. Today was a sunny, warm day - perfect for visiting beach towns, having lunch by the ocean, taking a ferry from Carolina Beach across the coastal waterways to Southport. Colorful beach houses, gift and antique shops, lots of tourists walking the streets, sailboats on the water. A relaxing ...
... stay at a Motel 6 on my way to DC to break up the drive. But I cancelled that and extended my stay in Wilmington.
I went to the beach a couple of times. Again, a beautiful beach. But both days were pretty windy and chilly and there were zillions of spring break folks everywhere.
Only took two pictures - the beach and the great fire I built. Sorry there aren't more. I guess I was just too busy enjoying my time there ...
... off quickly. The kitchen brought back memories for Peter of his merchant navy days, especially when he saw the potato peeling machine! Went to a nice restaurant for dinner, I had flounder Francais (not quite sole meunière but good) Peter had osso buco which he didn't seem to like too much then stopped at the little bar across from the hotel for a beer, seemed like it was a neat place - should have gone here ...
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- Continental Breakfast
- Swimming pool
- Free High-Speed Internet
- Business Services
- Wheelchair accessibility
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