The Silver Lake Motel & Inn
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... winds could make such a loud noise when your in a motorhome maybe it's the air conditioner, but sure sounds like a jet engine! Not sure which is worse the helicopter training last night or winds tonight!
We checked out the Hatteras Lighthouse, it's quite different from most lighthouse designs we've seen! We were intrigued by all the trucks we saw carrying anywhere from 4 to 12 ...
... plane magazine which I am sure he will read cover to cover at some point. They had a very cute dog named Anna who totally freaked out when Louise rubbed her belly.
We ended off the night with a night time beach stroll searching for crabs. Alas we did not see any crabs but Louise took the most fantastic night & light photos of us. See pictures for proof that Chris and I still know how to spell our names.
... Jen recommended we see the Molasses Creek folk bank at the Deepwater Theater. They came highly reviewed and have toured all across the nation. The theater was pretty small with only folding chairs and a port-a-potty for a bathroom. I must say I was a bit wary since folk music isn't quite my thing (except for Bob Dylan and Iron and Wine). But the show was great. They intertwined music with comedic stories and rewrites of classic songs that ...
... are so huge and seeing them eat is actually putting me off eating. I want to go over to them and tell them to just stop. It is very rude of me to judge but the quantity some people eat is insane. I worry the UK is going the same way. Bill says I should get out more if that's all I have to worry about.
Brilliant time tonight in a bar. As soon as we open our mouths people want to talk to us.
Lets see what the tornado brings tomorrow.
... at a non-national brand motel -- the Sand Dollar Inn ($69 tax). There's little about this island that's franchised. It's a welcome change.
Day Three Summary: Cape Fear, Camp Lejeune, Rachel Carson and a ferry ride across the Atlantic Ocean (not all of it). Today's distance ridden: about 260 miles.
To see today's entire route, from Conway, South Carolina, to Ocracoke Island, North Carolina, click here.
What will tomorrow ...