Travel Blogs from North Truro
We have had a couple of down days.
Highlights included finding a pair of fresh water lakes in the Nickerson National Park which helped as we have discovered they are having a bit of a shark problem on the cape!
Brush with the law- went to ...
... just kept explaining the we were from the UK which seemed to satisfy our audience.
Dried off, did a bit of long jump and then sat up in the Life guard's chair- it was about 6pm and all the lifeguards had left. The sun was cooling off but the wind was still up. As it happened the hollow tubes at the back of the elevated chair we were all crushed into kept catching the breeze and playing different notes- a really unexpectedly magic moment.
Headed home a bit windswept.
... New Jersey
Number of miles we drove:
11,419 miles (Started at 23,659, Ended at 35, 078)
Numer of tires changed: 4
Animals we saw:
... day-arrived 3 hours later and wondered where to stay for the unplanned night-area booked up by the Brimfield Antiques Fair held 3 times a year that is huge-in area, in attendance, in antiques! Found an unexpected Motel 6 (which was probably originally something else-cuz it was way too nice for a Motel 6) must have been a cancellation at the last minute! ?The next day we antiqued, then drove a short 10 mi to Dragonfly B&B run ...
... the whale watching boat. Now I have never been aching to see whale before, I think they are wonderful animals but to me they are just fish swimming in the water, but Pete has often expressed an interest in seeing them., So instead of going when we are home, we have to go half way around the world to see them. So we hopped on this huge boat, and headed out. It took us 90 mins to get to where they were, but once we were there, there was at least 10-15 whales ...