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4 of the Best Outer Banks Honeymoon Ideas

The Outer Banks is one of the most popular wedding destinations in the country. While most people think of Maui or the Caribbean as popular honeymoon hotspots, our North Carolina coast is the perfect place to celebrate your love with your special someone. Keep reading to discover some of our favorite Outer Banks honeymoon ideas!  […]

03/06/2020 | by Kevin | | OBX Travel Tips
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3 of the Best Islands on the Outer Banks

Planning a trip to the North Carolina coast is exciting, but it comes with a fair share of questions. Among a myriad of things to ask yourself when planning your trip is the biggest, and perhaps the most important question mark is “where should I stay?” Well, this guide to the best islands on the […]

02/28/2020 | by Kevin | | OBX Travel Tips
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Why the Alligator River National Wildlife Refuge Is One of the Best

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 […]

01/31/2020 | by Kevin | | OBX Things to Do

How to Make the Most of a Visit to Roanoke Island Festival Park

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 […]

12/27/2019 | by Kevin | | OBX Things to Do
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How to Plan the Ultimate Outer Banks Three-Day Itinerary

The North Carolina coast is a fantastic destination for a quick weekend getaway. Our beautiful beaches, fascinating history, and collection of shops and restaurants make it easy to fill up a three-day Outer Banks itinerary. Keep reading for an inside look at our recommendations for spending a long weekend in our beautiful coastal paradise! Don’t […]

12/09/2019 | by Kevin | | OBX Travel Tips
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5 of the Best Indoor Activities in the Outer Banks

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 […]

10/25/2019 | by Kevin | No Comments | OBX Things to Do
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What Can You Expect to See at the Roanoke Island Museum?

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 […]

10/11/2019 | by Kevin | No Comments | OBX Things to Do

Discover Rich and Exciting History at the Island Farm in Manteo

While most visit the Outer Banks for the incredible beaches, great surfing, and outdoor activities, the area has a rich history that people seldom explore. You can experience the heritage of one North Carolina family at the Island Farm in Manteo. This historic site features tours and activities that let you immerse yourself in 19th-century […]

08/17/2019 | by Kevin | No Comments | OBX Things to Do