First Colony Inn
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- Continental Breakfast
- Free High-Speed Internet
- Swimming pool
- Room service
- Fitness/Health center
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... CRO were carved on a tree. When White attempted to reach Croatoan Island, now Hatteras Island, a hurricane forced the ships to return to England. The fate of “The Lost Colony” still remains a mystery.
We then drove to the Manteo harbor area and checked out a replica of the Elisabeth II that the early colonists used to come to the area.
We also found a replica of a lighthouse that were designed specifically for the sound.
... on the road, and flashing the hand signals on the bike. This crew of 70-something year old men (and one woman) called the Silver Riders, all state champs of sorts, arrived to take us for a "Shake down ride", a nice cruise to the Bodie Island lighthouse pictured below: Tomorrow we have our official first ride day: a 60-something mostly flat ride into Swanquarter, ...
The Outer Banks were a long time coming in the hot afternoon, but eventually we were in what the National Geographic calls the approach shot of holiday towns and strip malls squeezed onto the narrow sand dunes separating Atlantic from Pamlico, and other, Sounds. After these the true dune and scrub scenery starts, running 50 miles in a crescent out to cape Hatteras then back to Ocracoke Island with a ...
... a few hours (even with 50 SPF), we decided to go in and grab some lunch. I made myself a turkey sandwich, yum while Kevin had some left over pizza (ew).
We hung out in our hotel room before making plans for the afternoon. All of the sudden our beds started to shake... I am sitting there and looking at the closet hangers as they were moving, and I looked outside our balcony was moving side to side. It felt like ha ha I have to say this--our ...
... still found a few nice rocks and shells. I have always heard that the best beachcombing is after a heavy storm because things break loose and wash up onto the beach. I would think that the same would apply to heavy surf and pounding waves from some hurricane off in the distance. So far, nothing great on the beach. We’ll try again tomorrow. ...