Wright Brothers National Memorial

Kitty Hawk is just north of Nags Head, NC.  We made our way to the Wright Brothers National Memorial in the early afternoon.  We spent far more time than we had anticipated, as the site is larger than expected and contains several trails and displays.  Unfortunately, the main visitor center was under construction, but the temporary center had a lot of good information, a small gift shop and several Ranger’s answering questions.

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Charleston, SC

My wife and I took our Spring vacation this year to the east coast.  East Coast Lighthouses being the primary focus, with the furthest south being Tybee Island Lighthouse outside of Savannah, GA.  We stayed in Charleston, SC for the first part of the stay, and being we were there, we decided to visit Ft. Sumter and the USS Yorktown museum,  We spent the better part of the day at these 2 sites in Patriots Point on the Mt. Pleasant side of the river.

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