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On a 6 weeks time, there are for sure some regret while visiting places. This is one of them. Today we did the long drive between Charleston to Richmond in Virginia. We left very early, and arrived after 9pm at our hotel in Richmond. Where are the regrets? Well, we drove through beautiful places and we could have done it in few days instead of a single long drive. Good to note, we will be back in the region one day. First, there is the just above two hours drive to Myrtle beach in South Carolina. This is a dreamland for golfers and the place host a serious number of retirement communities. We drive through the center of Myrtle Beach which is not really interesting, but just south of it, there are miles of gorgeous beaches ... read more
Nags Head
Myrtle Beach
When there are no hurricane, this place is pretty gorgeous...

I will always remember the happenings of that week in late October 2012. I remember following the hurricane as it skirted the coast and watching the path of the small ship that was sailing south with all of its might trying to avoid the hurricane’s wrath. I didn’t like how close the two were to each other on the map and each dispatch I read filled my heart with dread, and a little bit of excitement. The sensible part of me, along with most of the media, questioned the events and decisions that put the grand old tall ship in the path of such a formidable storm. The adventurer in me longed for the golden age of the tall ships and windjammers, before satellites and accurate weather forecasts, when the toughest mariners to sail the seas ... read more
The Wright Brothers Memorial 1
Orville Wright
The Bodie Island Lighthouse 4

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