Monday, May 20, 2002
So, on day 4 we packed up and drove to Virginia Beach. It was
still cool, but sunny, and still everybody was wearing long pants.
We set up camp and let the kids ride their bikes. The Holiday
Trav-L-Park campground in VB is huge with over 1100 sites. There
was only about 150 campers in the whole campground, We had a
campfire that night and went to bed with it still cold.
Tuesday, May 21, 2002
Day 5 was a little warmer but overcast/rainy. We were finally
wearing shorts. We let the kids play around the campground and
then we spent the afternoon at the the Virginia Marine Science
Museum. We really enjoyed that and stayed until closing. They
have Sharks, Sea Turtles and Seals in the main building with lots
of hands on exhibits too. The highlight of the Museum was the
Stingrays. They had a petting tank with about 30 of them with
their stingers cut off. You can look it up at this
address - http://www.vmsm.com/. There are a few pictures in
the photo album at the end of this story. The evening was cool,
and we discovered one of our propane tanks had gone empty.
I switched over to the second tank, and I was unsure how full