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Oct 18, 2012 - Airborne

We enjoyed our day off the road yesterday but still explored with Uncle Bob and Aunt Pat. They took us into Fayetteville NC to see the Airborne and Special Operations Museum. It was fantastic. We seem to be on a military kick of late and we have come across many great exhibits. This museum was dedicated to the airborne troops of the Army which began in WWII and continue today. They are in part the paratroopers, Rangers of Korea,helicopter pilots of Vietnam and the troops who jumped from the hovering craft among others. Museums have changed...

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Oct 17, 2012 - Over the bay and through the woods

We bade a fond farewell to one of the neatest places in Ocracoke NC. We vow to be back sometime again. I think September 15th on to mid October is a good time since most of the tourists have left and hurricane season is reaching its end. Easy flat 4 mile bike ride on a multi use path into the village from the National Seashore Park that is half price for us "seniors". We took the not free ferry for a ride to the mainland that took slightly over 2 hours. It was a beautiful but windy day so there was considerable chop on the bay but sitting...

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