Does anyone find it telling that the respondent is from the
Wilmington Cape Fear Coast Convention and Vistors Bureau or that "Wilmington" and "Convention" figure prominently in that name?
Perhaps the beach towns do, in fact, have a legitimate gripe about being underrepresented in the focus of efforts to attract tourists. Let's face it: without the beaches, Wilmington and all of its charming attributes would be relegated to the status of just another inland town on a river. The beach town's appear to be getting short shrift relative to the convention center.
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