The Outer Banks offers an incredible array of experiences for every kind of traveler. If you love the great outdoors, then you will want to test your hand at one of these deep sea fishing charters near Nags Head, NC. Whether you’re a seasoned angler or a beginner, these local companies provide fantastic experiences for […]

The Outer Banks is more than just sprawling beaches, fresh seafood, and relaxing sea breezes. You can escape the crowds in the beautiful and serene nature throughout the Alligator River National Wildlife Refuge. Keep reading to discover how you can make the most of your time here! For more things to do and places to […]

What’s your idea of the ultimate vacation? Do you love to escape for a weekend with your immediate family? Or maybe you enjoy getting a group of friends together and exploring a new place. Well, whether you pack up the entire family for a reunion or you get your old college friends to reunite, we […]

No trip to the North Carolina coast is complete without casting your line in the Atlantic or one of the sounds or waterways nearby. These Outer Banks charter fishing companies provide incredible experiences for adults and kids looking to test their angling skills. Most are either on our property marina or less than a 10-minute […]

The Outer Banks is home to a treasure trove of history. From the first English settlers in America to the legends of Blackbeard patrolling the coast in search of riches, our area’s past is full of fact, myth, and legend. One of the best places to uncover knowledge of our history is the Roanoke Island […]

Who doesn’t love bringing back a souvenir from vacation to remind them of their fabulous trip? Well, here in the Outer Banks, you’ll find plenty of shops that offer unique gifts for all ages. Check out these Nags Head shopping experiences for everything from surfing gear to hammocks! Don’t forget to check out the best […]

Legends of fearsome pirates patrolling the Atlantic coast are central to the identity of the Outer Banks. If the stories of buried treasure, plundering, and swashbuckling fascinate you, then you will love taking a journey on a pirate ship in Manteo. From dressing up to firing (water) cannons, you get the entire experience with this […]

Coastal weather is unpredictable. One minute you’ll be outside enjoying the beautiful sunshine, and in the snap of a finger, a rainstorm is hovering in the area. Don’t worry—there are many Outer Banks indoor activities that your whole family will love! From aquariums and museums to shops and restaurants, there’s an endless stream of ways […]

North Carolina’s coast is famous for its large swells and professional surfing tournaments. We recommend you try your luck at surfing in the Outer Banks while you’re here. Whether you’re an experienced wave rider or a beginner, our beautiful shores provide the perfect wave-riding opportunities for everyone!  If you want to discover more exciting activities, […]

The North Carolina coast has a rich boating heritage that dates back to the origins of the first English settlement in the Outer Banks. The Roanoke Island Museum commemorates the extensive sailing history in the area, along with boat building viewing sessions and classic watercraft from the Tarheel State. If you want to discover more […]