Beacon Motor Lodge
Travel Blogs from Nags Head
We had amazing weather here in Nags Head. We decided to take it easy today and enjoy it. Since our hotel is right on the beach we slept in until 10:30am (yeah...that happens when you go to bed at 2am). We then walked up to the beach with our snacks, drinks, and magazines. We spent about six hours on the beach. We got a little …
Today we left Norfolk, VA and motel hell and headed to the Virginia Aquarium in Virginia Beach, after fueling up at a "Farm Fresh" grocery store. The aquarium was fun and we got to see a lot of cool animals and creatures, including river otters, sharks, and several types of birds in the aviary. The aquarium is next to a salt water marsh with a …
... to see the third light. North Carolina Ferry System operates the ferries and there is no charge to ride from Hatteras Point to Ocracoke. This is North Carolinas oldest operating light, it stands 75 feet tall, and was built in 1823. It had a 4th order Fresnel lens, and is a harbor light.
We start heading west on Wednesday, going to the Biltmore House in Asheville, NC. See you there.
And the adventure continues,
... so we head into the surf for some cooling fun! It is 82 today so the water feels good! Still some good sized waves that knock us around! Lots of fun!
- Back to campsite where we talk to 2 separate guys who are camping from the east coast! Interesting conversations!
Busy and good day! Tomorrow we head further south but still on Outer ...
... inserted the key and turned.......... Nothing, OK I'll try again, same result. ****. I take back my first sentence, today was going to be ****.
Using my years of car maintenance knowledge i deduced that the battery was as dead as a dodo. Lucky for me i had brought along the jump leads that i had purchased only a few years ago when i was with another of the Sach clan (Greg) up in Tahoe. This time it would be me receiving the jump from a Sach ...
How has this motel rated in the past?
- Swimming pool
- Free High-Speed Internet
- Free parking