Leaping into a 2012 Vacation | Travel OBX Informed

Hello February 29th, we haven’t seen you for some time now! Here on the Outer Banks, we’re celebrating Leap Year by jumping right into the life of vacations. Something we all have to agree on loving. Who doesn’t enjoy a vacation by the shore, especially the shores of North Carolina? The beaches here are secluded,[Read More…]

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Around the Island | Sandy Run Park | Travel informed

Hello, and good morning! We have a gorgeous winter day here on the Outer Banks of North Carolina. This has been one of the warmest winters in years, and we’re fully taking advantage of it! Who wouldn’t? For your Wednesday Around The Island we stopped at the Sandy Run Park, located off of The Woods[Read More…]

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Beach Report | Kill Devil Hills | 2.16.2012

Good Morning. During the beginning of our beach report I spotted some dolphins near shore; however, it’s a little hard to see in the video. There they were though, greeting us like good ‘ol friends! We have a cloudy day here on the Outer Banks, with a high chance of rain more towards this afternoon.[Read More…]

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Cape Hatteras National Seashore’s New Driving Regulations…

  The Cape Hatteras National Seashore is widely known as one of the most gorgeous areas in North Carolina while being a popular destination for many of our Outer Banks guests. Most tend to make a day trip out of driving down Highway 12 to Hatteras for a fun and different style of driving, fishing excursions, and lighthouse[Read More…]

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Coastal Provisions in Southern Shores

The delicious, elegant yet casual Coastal Provisions Market catered to our lovely reservation staff last week after hours. This one-of-a-kind market has transformed into a tasty wine bar on one side of the store and wanted to give our hard working ladies a treat for what they do. As well as giving them the experience[Read More…]

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Plans for a new park in Nags Head

There will a new playground built across the street from the infamous Jennette’s Pier at Whalebone Junction. Just south of Sam and Omie’s (if you are familiar with our area); wrapping behind the Duneburger property at the fork of N.C 12. The town of Nags Head has finalized the plans and are extremely excited to[Read More…]

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North Carolina receives $23 million for Irene damage

Last night, Hatteras Island received motivation and hope for the damaged caused by Hurricane Irene to Highway 12, South of Nags Head, North Carolina from the Federal Highway Administration. This route is the only access to the mainland, and it’s a major deal if you know what I mean. North Carolina will receive a whopping[Read More…]

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Lighthouse Bagels| OBX OSCARS

Get ready to taste the best prepared bagel on the Outer Banks of North Carolina. If you have begun your 2012 vacation countdown, you are going to want to put Corolla right into your mix of excitement! This is where you will find the tastiest bagels on the beach, and your next OBX OSCAR of[Read More…]

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Booking an Outer Banks Vacation Rental

The Outer Banks of North Carolina has become one of the most popular places to vacation in the United States. For some, booking Outer Banks vacation rentals is a pretty foreign thing to do. We want to show you how simple the process can be, especially for those first-time vacationers. Hopefully, this will remove any[Read More…]

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Wine Bar & Cafe at Coastal Provisions Market

Are you looking to spend a casual yet tasteful night out on the Outer Banks? Coastal Provisions Market, a respected sandwich shop located directly behind our rental office, has revolutionized their cutting edge wine shop into a peaceful Wine Bar & Cafe. (Perfect for an OBX OSCAR.) This unique restaurant experience on the Outer Banks[Read More…]

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