The Lost Colony’s Back Stage Tour

The Lost Colony is celebrating its 74th season this summer. Many thanks go out to Waterside Theater for inviting Southern Shores Realty to join in on the backstage tour so that we could share some of the fun with you. The tour guides Paul and Kori were great, from explaining the history of The Lost[Read More…]

Outer Banks Fishing Piers

If you are not interested in catching fish then you will be the lucky one catching the amazing Atlantic view from anyone of these five piers. Go ahead and bring the whole family to gain some quality fun time with each other. There is nothing better than getting a local’s Outer Banks feel while visiting,[Read More…]

Checking into Outer Banks Vacation Home

Take a moment to read if you want your check in day to go smoothly. You will want to be fully prepared on the day of arrival so that the ride is enjoyable as well as your first day here. I am writing this article for new guests to the Outer Banks who may need[Read More…]

A Guide To Booking An Outer Banks Vacation Rental Online!

Need some help searching for the perfect Outer Banks vacation rental ? We understand that it can be quite overwhelming with all the options you have to choose from, so we would like to make the online booking process as simple as possible for YOU! Booking your vacation rental online can make your life easier[Read More…]

Outer Banks Restaurant Picks Continued

Barefoot Bernies– This tropical grill and bar, located at milepost 4.5, is a fun place for the whole family! Southern Shores Realty picks Barefoot Bernies for their Gourmet Pizza’s, and yummy appetizers. The menu varies from pasta to seafood to delicious steaks. There is no doubt that everyone will have a great time while dining[Read More…]

Outer Banks Restaurant Tour!

Outer Banks Restaurant Tours is a fantastic new service available to OBX visitors this summer. Terry Bell, owner and tour guide, came up with this neat idea to give vacationers an opportunity to have a “behind the scenes” look at several of the best local restaurants. It was a very knowledge-filled experience considering how different[Read More…]

Outer Banks Restaurant Picks

Our staff would like to recommend some restaurants that we prefer on a regular basis. The following are our FAVORITE restaurants to dine at with families and friends. There are tons of great restaurants throughout the entire Outer Banks, but the picks below are hot spots that we can’t seem to get enough of! Kill[Read More…]

The Irion Family’s 22nd Year On The OBX

North Carolina’s Outer Banks is a classic vacation destination for families to gather, with its comfortable atmosphere. The area is known for its relaxing beaches, its easy going communities, and how much visitors enjoy themselves! The Outer Banks remains one of the top ten vacation spots in the country, and is definitely a must see.[Read More…]

Protecting Your Skin Properly at the Beach

We want you to have fun while vacationing on the OBX, but protecting your skin from harmful ultraviolet radiation (UV) is extremely important. Forgetting your sunscreen is not an option at this time of the year. Remember, skin is the largest and most exposed organ on the body. It protects all other organs while showing how healthy[Read More…]

Last Shuttle Mission Launch

On Friday, July 8th Tony Rice hosted a live viewing of the final NASA space shuttle mission, STS-135, at the Wright Brothers National Memorial. I’m not sure there could have been a better place to hold such a historical event, considering Wilber and Orville Wright piloted the first successful flight on the Outer Bank’s sand in[Read More…]