Pleasure Island Motel
Travel Blogs from Carolina Beach
... and go to the front of hotel and get on the shuttle no one cares ...funny. She seams nice, she lives on a 60 ft Nordic style vessel her husband joins her Thursday to Saturday...apparently this might be less quiet on the weekend but we leave on Saturday. We did try the hotel pool and no one said anything so I think we can make this work :-). All that said the cost for moorage has been going down the further south we go which is interesting, we only pay $77 a ...
... help you but a few times just me, so it's easier to hold the boat from the mid ship it's big and heavy! Bryan loves this boat and enjoys learning all the technology, charting, fuel tests etc. I'm his ears on the radio that's a challenge as the speaker is on the wrong side we will look at getting another one, I'm happy that I can help him fulfill this retirement dream :-)...we are a good boating team!
We made the executive decision ...
Eastern North Carolina barbecue is unique as the BBQ sauce is made from a vinegar base with hot pepper. We stopped at a Smithfield BBQ restaurant for a pork barbecue lunch complete with hush puppies, cabbage slaw, and potato salad. Wilmington was established as a port city in 1739 and is also well known for its beaches. Jan and ...
... They like being home for the holidays.
What did I Learn:
- Campgrounds can really have totally different feels, energy to them. All depends on the people running them. Just like any company huh??
- I wish I had stayed pool side rather than going to the beach, the one day I had for sunning. Oh well, it is always good to be at the beach, but not in the wind and chill.
- Ice cream cures all.
We had planned to visit USS North Carolina but it was raining very hard, not good to look round a warship so Peter went to the small grocery store and bought bacon, eggs & tomatoes for breakfast, also English muffins but then found there was no toaster - still was a good breakfast. I did some washing in the laundry but they wouldn't sell me any detergent so I just used the washing up liquid that was there, better ...
Other places to stay in Carolina Beach
701 N Lake Park Blvd, Carolina Beach | Motelfrom $76
234 Carolina Beach Avenue North, Carolina Beach | 2 star motelfrom $169
PO Box 176, Carolina Beach | Motelfrom $40
224 Carolina Avenue North, Carolina Beach | Motel$150 average
300 S. Lake Park Blvd, Carolina Beach | Motelfrom $50