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 …
... know what will happen and that is the beauty of travel. Leave it open and explore; you won't be disappointed.
Visas, Currency Exchange, Language, Safety
Four more things I want to bring up real quick that seem to really confuse people and scare them away from an epic journey. None of these are complicated and yet they seem so frightening.
Visas are basically just your permission to enter a foreign country that let them know when you ...
For most of the last hour of the drive, there are billboards and advertisements. It really started grating on me after awhile. When I pictured the Outer Banks it was similar to Fire Island. Mostly beaches and residential, very little commercials. Mostly walking with minimal, essential driving. Man oh man was i wrong. The main through way I had seen via Google maps I had imagined to be a large two lane road - not two ...
We got a later start than we wanted since we were up late listening to the crazy funhouse music coming from below our Virginia Beach hotel. When we finally got on the road we heading out of the city for a quick tour of some virginia back roads as we wove our way around to Hwy 168. Then it was just a quick trip down south to the Outer Banks. Eric then became our personal tour guide and took us around to see the sights from Kitty Hawk to Corolla. Our tour went past ...
How has this motel rated in the past?
- Swimming pool
- Free High-Speed Internet
- Free parking