All posts by Madeleine Allen

homeschooling on vacation in the Outer Banks

Our Top 3 Tips For Homeschooling on Vacation in the Outer Banks

If you homeschool your kids or have the opportunity to do virtual learning with them, anywhere can be their classroom! When you don’t have to worry about them missing school for a vacation, why not take an extended field trip to the beach? Here are some tips for homeschooling on vacation in the Outer Banks that […]

02/11/2022 | by Madeleine Allen | | Outer Banks Travel Tips
outer banks beaches

Visit These Outer Banks Beaches to Enjoy a Day on the Ocean

No trip to the North Carolina coast is complete without at least one day in the sand under the sun. Keep reading to discover the best Outer Banks beaches for swimming, relaxing, and sightseeing! Trust us; you won’t want to miss out on these gorgeous shorelines.  For more ways to make the most of your time […]

01/07/2022 | by Madeleine Allen | | Outer Banks Travel Tips
Manteo, NC Sunsets

Top 6 Places to Catch the Most Breathtaking Manteo, NC Sunsets

It’s no secret that the North Carolina Coast and the Outer Banks are known for their stunning and unique landscape along the Atlantic Ocean. It’s easy to see how this area can create some of the most breathtaking sunsets you’ll ever see. Here’s are all the best places to catch beautiful Manteo, NC sunsets! For […]

12/03/2021 | by Madeleine Allen | | Outer Banks Travel Tips
outer banks in january

How to Create the Best Vacation to the Outer Banks in January

If you are interested in getting away from the snow and enjoying the salty air of the ocean, you should visit the Outer Banks in January! The off-season brings smaller crowds, so you’ll feel like a local with the beaches and attractions to yourself. There’s no need to sit at home waiting for your summer vacation to […]

11/24/2021 | by Madeleine Allen | | Outer Banks Travel Tips
hotel vs. vacation rentals

Hotel Vs. Vacation Rental: Is One Better Than the Other?

When you’re planning a trip to the Outer Banks or anywhere really, you have to choose between booking a hotel or renting out a home or condo for your getaway. Depending on the needs of your group, one option will likely meet those needs better. Here’s everything you need to know when it comes down […]

11/19/2021 | by Madeleine Allen | | Outer Banks Travel Tips
Outer Banks in December

Why the Outer Banks in December Is Good For the Soul

If you are interested in getting away from the snow and enjoying the salty air of the ocean, you should visit the Outer Banks in December! The off-season brings smaller crowds, so you’ll feel like a local with the beaches and attractions to yourself. Plus, there’s plenty of holiday cheer to help you celebrate while […]

10/29/2021 | by Madeleine Allen | | Outer Banks Travel Tips

Why What You Do On Your First Day of Vacation Matters

The first day of vacation is so exciting! You and your group anticipate the rest of the trip and everything your destination has to offer. When you visit the Outer Banks and stay with Pirate’s Cove Realty, we make your first day as seamless as possible! Keep reading for all the best tips and tricks […]

10/22/2021 | by Madeleine Allen | | Outer Banks Travel Tips