Travel Blogs from Manteo
... still very rough. We did see some surfers trying their luck earlier but it was very choppy and they weren't getting much..
Lunch was at Awful Arthur's again as the food is really good.
Everyone went down the beach to do a little tanning, but because I didn't really sleep much overnight, I thought I would have a nanna nap. I crashed for about 90 mins which did me some ...
... wind started around midnight.
Jeff was ready to murder the news crew as their camera lights were shining right into our room. He went down and threatened to cut their power if they didn't move it. They got the message coz soon after the light was pointing in the other direction where there were no rooms.
We went to bed soon after, but it wasn't a very relaxing sleep. ...
... am drained physically and emotionally. I head over to Roanoke Island, to see Fort Raleigh, location of the Lost Colony. There is also a garden, the Elizabethan Gardens, that I want to see. Well, the fort is just earthen works and the gardens have an admission fee. So I hit the road and finally get back to Blacksburg as the last vintages of daylight cease. I shower, take some stuff from the car, and ...
... Dec. 17, 1903. No. 1 lasted 12 seconds and went 120 fee. No. 2 lasted 12 seconds also and went 175 feet. No. 3 lasted 15 seconds and went 200 feet, and No. 4 lasted 59 seconds and went 852 feet. The brothers had accomplished what they came here for--to prove that a propeller driven craft heavier than air could fly.
We then went to Fort Raleigh National Historic Site in Manteo, on Roanoke Island. This is an interesting story. Sir ...
... and Florida during the summer months, the hottest months of the year. Now that it is September and the weather should be cooling, I am driving north again! Somebody has the concept backwards!! I'll end up in Washington D.C. in October and when I asked my husband where I should go after that, he said, "drive north".
Oh, one more thing. I still have snow tires on my car, Snowbird.
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