Coliseum Ocean Resort
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... mouth of Delaware Bay from the possibility of Nazi naval attack. Fort Miles and the observation towers were abandoned by the Army in the early 1960s, but there have been some efforts to preserve these structures. Built to only last 20 years, they've been standing for over 60 years now. ....guess they don't build things like they use to!
... the distance between the towers was known, observers could determine the distance to a passing ship by having observers in two towers take bearings and then use the known distance between towers to calculate the vessel's distance.
All-in-all, I had a great afternoon - sun, surf, warm weather, cool breeze,......ah, retirement!
... the standard eastern US beach side model of boardwalk with the ocean front on one side and some fancy hotels and a few restaurants on the other. The Atlantic Ocean seems to suffer in comparison to the Pacific as whilst the beach looked serviceable it was unimpressive and the food options for both dinner and breakfast were limited.
Shirley, Flo and Rick met at a Cracker Barrel near where the Dewitts were staying for breakfast. I stayed back at the rig trying to get rid of a cold that had snuck up on me. They then walked along the beach and the boardwalk.
Early that afternoon, ...
After a couple days of driving, we arrived at the Delaware Seashore State Park Campground which is located on the southern shore of the Indian River Inlet and about 500 yards from the Atlantic Ocean.
The campground is clean, and barring the sea gulls, there are no other flying pests or insects (interesting considering the amount of fishing and water). The streets and sites are paved and there is good to fair grass between the ...