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By Blair Howard Norman Renouf Kathy Renouf

A whole revision of this well known best-seller that covers Beaufort, Myrtle seashore, New Bern, Savannah, the ocean Islands, Hilton Head, Brunswick and the Golden Isles, Okefenokee Swamp, the Outer Banks, Charleston, Cape Hatteras and all of the areas in-between.

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KOA Kabins These are rustic wooden cabins at most commercial KOA campgrounds that provide some of the comforts of home and all the fun of camping out. Each Kabin sleeps at least four, has an outdoor grill and picnic table, and campers have full use of the campground’s amenities and services: hot showers, flush toilets, laundry, convenience store and recreational facilities. National Forest Campgrounds There are many campgrounds located in the National Forests on the East Coast. Facilities at most are rarely as extensive as they are at their sister state park units.

National Forests. Rates vary from forest to forest. Generally, the lower the fee, the fewer the facilities. Electrical and sewage hookups are practically nonexistent and most National Forest campgrounds do not have hot showers (some don’t even have piped water). Most campgrounds have flush toilets and the facilities are generally handicapped-accessible. National Forest fees range from free to a high of $20. Tent camping for single units with capacity of up to five people starts at around $5 per night.

Men like Edward Teach (Blackbeard), “Calico Jack” Rackham, Henry Morgan, Captain Kid, Major Stede Bonnet, and even nefarious female buccaneers Anne Bonney (Calico Jack’s mistress) and Mary Reed, scoured the ocean in search of vulnerable merchant ships. Only slightly better were the so-called privateers, the likes of Francis Drake and John Hawkins, whose expeditions were financed by cartels of private investors – often kings and queens. The privateers usually raped, pillaged and plundered in the name of whichever sovereign happened to be on the throne at the time.

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