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New Bern Fireman’s Museum

New Bern Fireman’s Museum

November 1, 2016 by · Leave a Comment 

The New Bern Fireman’s Museum, located in New Bern, North Carolina, is one of the cooler museums in this country. It’s a blazingly unique and exciting experience, and a red-hot gem of a museum. The museum was founded in 1955 with the mission to preserve the history of fire fighting in New Bern, the home […]

Bellamy Mansion

Bellamy Mansion

October 1, 2016 by · Leave a Comment 

  The Bellamy Mansion in Wilmington, North Carolina is 150 years old, so you know it’s bursting with history and stories to share. It began as home to a wealthy family with deep roots in the South. That family lived in that house for 85 years before it received landmark status. It became a museum […]

South Carolina Aquarium

South Carolina Aquarium

August 1, 2016 by · Leave a Comment 

South Carolina Aquarium in Charleston, 100 Aquarium Wharf in Charleston, is a not-to-be- missed place for boaters to spend a great day. The Charleston Maritime Center has plenty of transient space and is a few minute walk to the aquarium. For rates and other information: http://www.cmcevents.com/dockratesheet.html . The aquarium is home to more than 5,000 […]

Murrells Inlet, South Carolina

Murrells Inlet, South Carolina

June 1, 2016 by · Leave a Comment 

Murrells Inlet may be renowned as the “Seafood Capital of South Carolina” but that’s not the only reason to visit by boat. Murrells Inlet is named after a well-known, reputedly vicious pirate, Captain Murrell, who used the inlet as his home base between pirating voyages. There is a tale about plundered treasure hidden by the […]

Patriots Point

Patriots Point

May 1, 2016 by · Leave a Comment 

Patriots Point in Mount Pleasant, South Carolina is home to the USS Yorktown and the perfect destination day trip with your boat! The main attraction of Patriots Point is the famous USS Yorktown, the 10th aircraft carrier to serve in the United States Navy. Exploring it allows you to walk back in time and experience […]

Kitty Hawk, North Carolina

Kitty Hawk, North Carolina

April 1, 2016 by · Leave a Comment 

Kitty Hawk is famous for The Wright Brothers and the first flight (even if technically it was Kill Devils, North Carolina). Kitty Hawk, however, is part of the Outer Banks, which help make up part of North Carolina’s barrier islands.  You are in luck, too, because boating is one of the biggest activities on the […]

Fort Sumter

Fort Sumter

March 1, 2016 by · Leave a Comment 

Fort Sumter is considered where the Civil War began.  The Fort Sumter National Monument sits on the mouth of the Charleston Harbor, making it a perfect place to take your boat for a day trip and learn about the start of America’s deadliest war. According to the National Park Service, private boaters are encouraged to […]