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Before & After: Canterbury is…Renovated!

One of our favorite OBX vacation rentals, Canterbury, is truly unrecognizable after its extensive remodel. This once traditional property is now a modern and inviting home away from home, thanks to the skilled workmanship of Joe and Lori McGraw of Albemarle Contractors. Living Room Sunshine streams through the new windows in the living room, creating[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…]

Why we love the off-season on the Outer Banks

Off Season on the Outer Banks Before I became a resident of the beautiful Outer Banks, I lived in a town outside of Richmond, VA. Every Summer I couldn’t wait to get here. We have always stayed, and continue to stay in Duck. The only adjustment my family has made over the years is when[Read More…]

Outer Banks Events l November 2014

A vacation on the Outer Banks in November is where to go for a slow down from the fast pace of holiday shopping, traffic, and masses of people in the malls. Driving across that bridge, traffic free, will automatically bring you the sigh of “finally, I’m home again”. That is one of many qualities I[Read More…]

Outer Banks Events l June 2014

June brings an array of good things, but the best one… SUMMER. Kids are out of school, weather is warming up, ocean is warming up, it’s time to kick back and enjoy the Summertime with your family on the Outer Banks. Beach it by day, and enjoy these events by night. It’s Summer and time[Read More…]

Surfs Up! OBX Beach Report 3-19

Temperatures are warm, clear blue skies, sun is shining, and waves are going off. Check out what Bob and Katlyn are up to today on this beautiful Outer Banks day. They are at the Fifth Street beach access in Kill Devil Hills near Avalon Fishing Pier.

Outer Bank’s Top 10 Surf Spots

Top 10 Surf Spots The Outer Banks is full of things to do.  I am grateful to live in an environment when asked: “what do you want to do today?” at least the first 5 to 10 things that come to mind are all outdoors, weather permitting.  From riding bikes, toskating, to playing volleyball, to[Read More…]

St. Patrick’s Day 2014 on the Outer Banks

I’m feeling the luck of my Irish side this year, predicting sunshine and warmer temperatures.  Waking up for St. Patrick’s Day is not like waking up for any other day.  Here on the Outer Banks, St. Patrick’s Day is taken very seriously.  There are activities going on from sunrise to sunset. Here, you go to[Read More…]

Wild Horses of Corolla

From Carova to Ocracoke there are beautiful sights to see all along our picturesque beaches of the Outer Banks. But one vision stands out in particular and this vision has people flocking to our northern beaches for a possibility of seeing; the Wild horses of Corolla. They used to roam the Village of Corolla and[Read More…]

Outer Banks 2014 March Events

March is a beautiful time of the year to be here at the Outer Banks. Then again when isn’t it a beautiful time of the year when you’re here? There is fun for the whole family in our March events. From the Mardi Gras Gala, to the Graveyard 100, to North Carolina’s largest St. Patrick’s[Read More…]

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