Seaside Inn At Hatteras
Travel Blogs from Hatteras Island
Today we woke up in Kitty Hawk and drove the full length of the Cape Hatteras National Seashore of the Outer Banks to see the light houses and beaches. We were stopped at the Pea Island National Wildlife Refuge parking lot because the road was closed for the filming of a music video. We have no idea who it was but Mike seems to think it was Elvis and Michael Jackson performing a duet. We saw the Bodie Island Lighthouse, ...
... pit stop at a beautiful empty beach where they had roped off a section for the sea turtles. I'm not sure if the sea turtles know to stay on that side...but at least it might keep us off their side.
Time to catch the free 45 min ferry to Hatteras. This one seemed to launch the second we parked our car on it...no messing around here.
First stop on Hatteras Island was the Graveyard of the Atlantic museum. So many ships etc ...
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... and noisy, and one should think carefully before climbing the 257 steps to the top. Sounded bad but I don't know when or if I will ever come this way again and I don't like to pass up any lighthouse without getting to the top. My husband decided he would pass. He doesn't do heights. I have the theory that the best things to see are almost always up (not including diving of course). The lady selling me my ticket said it ...
... to the car to read my book. I didn't read much I fell fast asleep !!!
After Reg threw in the towel we drove down to Hatteras Village he wanted to see The Graveyard Of The Atlantic Museum we arrived at 4:15pm but it closed at 4:00pm. All in all not a very fruitful day was it ?
Reg- it's been bloody freezing! It's going to be a lot warmer tomorrow,
but chances of thunderstorms.