More Beach to Love: Outer Banks Beach Nourishment

Our shores are constantly changing. The force of storms, waves, and currents combine to erode beaches and shrink coastlines. Weakened coastlines only allow storms to cause more damage, creating a destructive cycle. These dwindling shores offer less and less space each year, leading to crowded beaches for vacationers and salt water lovers. The solution? Beach[Read More…]

Sea for Yourself OBX Vacation Rental Before and After

SEA FOR YOURSELF: This Home’s Incredible Transformation

Under new ownership in 2017, Sea For Yourself has undergone a major facelift! A little paint and new furnishings can go a long way in a beloved beach home. Check out the before and after photos to see just how far this home has come! Living Room No more green furniture for this home! Nautical[Read More…]

Sending Hope with the Little Red Mailbox

There’s a little magic happening at the Glenmere Beach Access in Kill Devil Hills. Hope. The Little Red Mailbox, perched at the beach access to the left of the gazebo, is a place to make a wish, send a prayer, write a love note, share a secret or make your dreams come true. The unmistakable[Read More…]

Eating Local On The Outer Banks

Experiencing the food of a region is a big part of any travel experience. While there are many restaurants to enjoy the local fare and seafood, the local, fresh-grown produce found at many roadside farm stands are a must-taste experience on the Outer Banks. Fruits and vegetables and country-made jams, jellies and bakery items bring[Read More…]

When Beach Treasures Become Fashionable Keepsakes

Just walking along the beach on the Outer Banks can feel like opening a treasure trove. There are so many beautiful shells and rocks, and if you look carefully, you’ll find sea glass in many colors. Collecting these treasures while walking the beach is a wonderful and relaxing way to spend your time. But you[Read More…]

Where To Find The Perfect Swimwear on the OBX

When you’re visiting the Outer Banks in summer, chances are most of your time will be spent in swimwear, enjoying the beautiful beaches or a refreshing poolside. You might be surprised just how much more swimwear options are out there beyond what you find at your local malls and retailers. There’s no need to stress[Read More…]

Yoga the Outer Banks Way

Namaste the Beach Way Beautiful beach destinations and yoga just go together. For many of us, a trip to the Outer Banks offers beauty, peacefulness, and relaxation. And with so many unique vacation rentals to choose from, everyone can find their happy place. Yoga is the perfect accompaniment to recharge and renew while visiting the[Read More…]

2017 Outer Banks Taste of the Beach

Explore the Outer Banks through Food and Drink with “Taste of the Beach” If you are a foodie, a wannabe foodie, or you just enjoy a good meal, there’s no better time to be on the beach than March 23-26 for Taste of the Beach 2017, presented by the Outer Banks Restaurant Association. Restaurants all[Read More…]

The Best Places for Coffee on the Outer Banks

Vacation is a time to step away from the routine of everyday life and enjoy a more relaxed pace. But there’s no need to take a vacation from your morning coffee habit. The Outer Banks offers many locally-owned coffee shops so you can enjoy that coffee goodness each morning with a unique OBX style! Front[Read More…]