Southern Shores

  • Family Fun on the Outer Banks, Then and Now
    Back in the day, the Outer Banks had plenty of entertaining places that any family could visit. There were six popular places that many people remember, and it's sad to say they are extinct. As a kid, I remember only a few and it was mostly on our way to Rodanthe we would drive by them. I begged my mom to stop at one park in particular and she always said we would... [Continue Reading]

  • Outer Banks TOP 10 Breakfast Restaurants
    What is the most important meal of the day? That is right, BREAKFAST! Sometimes before I go to bed, I make my plan for breakfast the next day. Then all of the sudden daylight appears and it's time to get out of the sandy sheets and get there before the rest of the crowd. Now I want to see your vote on the BEST breakfast restaurants here in the Outer Banks. Below are... [Continue Reading]

  • Summer 2015 OBX Events
    SUMMER is halfway over on the Outer Banks!! We don't want you to worry about trying to find something to do with your family. Take a peak at the BIG events happening throughout the second half of the summer. These events will keep you busy just a few days before fall. They are too hot to pass up! First Fridays in Manteo April - Dec l Manteo Waterfront l Manteo, NC... [Continue Reading]

  • Corolla OBX Restaurant Tour
    In case you weren't already aware, Southern Shores Realty guests are entitled to big savings on some of the coolest activities on the Outer Banks. Our Guest Rewards program is chock-full of enticing offers on amazing activities, dining, and even shopping. One very popular activity is to go on an Outer Banks Restaurant tour. Outer Banks Restaurant Tours is owned and... [Continue Reading]

  • Outer Banks TOP 10 Fish Tacos
    Welcome to the most delicious blog on the Outer Banks. This list is the brainchild (two year old procrastination) of a self-identifying food junkie... my original plan was to dissect each and every one, expressing my delights and dislikes, to produce a true taco dissertation. But, too much time has passed, and I'm holding my readers accountable (and liable) for the... [Continue Reading]

  • 5 Romantic Beach Proposal Ideas
    So you're thinking about proposing at the beach, who can blame you? It's one of the most beautiful settings and a place where so many couples have spent countless romantic times together. If you're in a little bit of a rut for creative ways to propose on the beach, I've got a couple for you. They range in degrees of difficulty, complexity, and originality, but... [Continue Reading]

Outer Banks Blog

Outer Banks Fishing Tips

If you would rather get to the details of soft shell crabbing then skip this... [read more]
I love fishing. The Outer Banks of North Carolina has some of the finest... [read more]

Wedding Tips

Finally, after months of preparation, a move from NC from PA, and dozens of meetings with vendors, our big day was on the way!... [read more]
So you're thinking about proposing at the beach, who can blame you? It's one of the most beautiful settings and a place where so... [read more]

Events on the Outer Banks

​ Get ready to get steppin'! The Bodie Island Lighthouse and Hatteras... [read more]
Off Season on the Outer Banks Before I became a resident of the beautiful Outer... [read more]
Food. Food is good. Food on the Outer Banks is really good. Before I draw too... [read more]
Bodie Island lighthouse (pronounced "body") is one of the most recognizable... [read more]
One of the objectives of The Outer Banks Current is to provide all of our... [read more]

OBX Oscars

The newest 2013 OBX OSCAR - from your friends at Southern Shores Realty! The... [read more]
Get ready to taste the best prepared bagel on the Outer Banks of North Carolina... [read more]
Are you looking to spend a casual yet tasteful night out on the Outer Banks?... [read more]
OBX OSCAR to JK'S Restaurant “You mean I can actually purchase your Signature... [read more]