10 Things to do While Waiting to Check-in

There are so many great things to do on the Outer Banks while waiting for your house to be ready. Such as… Set up a canopy and grab a cooler to hang out on the beach in Kitty Hawk, Kill Devil Hills, or Nags Head for the day.  (This way you can stay out of[Read More…]



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.[Read More…]


Outer Banks Beach Report | July 31, 2015

We <3 the Martin Street beach access in Kill Devil Hills!  Check out the sights and sounds including some pelicans crusing by. Crystal’s breaking down the events for the upcoming weekend… there’s a Journey tribute concert, free movie night for the kids, and full moon lighthouse climbing tours!


Outer Banks Beach Report | July 23, 2015

We’re at the #LittleRedMailbox in KDH bringing you the latest and greatest about the Outer Banks!  If you’re not here, you need to be.  The weather is amazing- much cooler than the past few weeks so you can stay out and enjoy yourself longer!  The surf is small, but that means using the SUP or[Read More…]


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[Read More…]


Outer Banks Beach Report | July 15, 2015

We have some clouds but that is not stopping anyone from going to the beach today!!  Check out the link below on the activities for the weekend. https://www.outerbanks.org/outerbanks-events/



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[Read More…]


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[Read More…]