“The morning sunshine”
“Catching the waves”
Cape Hatteras lighthouse in the town of Buxton is the tallest brick lighthouse structure in the United States – 257 steps to the top – – – and we did it.
The view from the top – The island strip to the North can be seen in the distance.
View towards the beach.
“Aerial” view of the museum from the top of the lighthouse – 🙂
The way down.
Our local fresh produce store on Hatteras Island.
Our very own resident crab.
We try to look for it (I mostly out of fear) as soon as we step out of the house.
Decisions, decisions – Which kart to pick, sit and drive!!!
Ready, set and waiting for the ‘go’.
Ferry to Ocracoke Island – The ferry makes Route 12c between Hatteras and Ocracoke.
“Riding” Rt. 12c to Ocracoke.
Riding the wind.
Go left or go right – Isle of Ocracoke.
Ocracoke Lighthouse across Silver Lake.
And yes, Pirate Blackbeard was killed here as well.
Sharing the Orange Cream Soda – A rare moment of brotherly love.
Waiting for the ferry back.
A walk on the beach – Sound side – Deep conversations.
The sign that persuades me to travel the United States – The service turned 100 in 2016 – preserving and protecting the US natural beauty and landscape for generations and many more to come.