In the very recent past, the 4×4 area of the Currituck Outer Banks was home not just to wild mustangs, but also cattle, goats, and even buffalo. Local farmers let their livestock graze the island and it was not uncommon to come across long-horned steers on the dunes. There were also a few donkeys[Read More…]
Planning a trip to the Outer Banks and thinking about bringing a four-legged friend? Southern Shores has plenty of pet-friendly Outer Banks vacation rentals to choose from! Now that you’ve found your perfect OBX vacation rental, it’s time to start packing and hit the beach. Here’s a list of all the essentials that you’ll need[Read More…]
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…]
This week on the Outer Banks, all focus was on the tubes. But not the gnarly waves as you would think, the water pipes! More precisely, how to keep them from freezing as temperatures dipped into the 20s and snowfall cast a frozen sheen on the beaches. Locals know all too well how to make[Read More…]
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…]
Choosing an Outer Banks vacation rental home is fun. Real fun! There are thousands of rental properties all over the Outer Banks and dozens of realty companies and property managers who do an excellent job satisfying our beach’s visitors year after year. Since I have your attention, I’d like to give you the TOP 10[Read More…]
What a chilly few days it has been down here on the Outer Banks. We are here at Second Street in Kill Devil Hills for this week’s beach report. Serving up the weather, waves, and weekend events is your friends Bob and Katlyn.
Tuesday, July 30, 2013 was Southern Shores Realty’s sponsorship night out to the Outer Banks Daredevil’s baseball game! It was a night full of fun, prizes, laughs, and a great baseball! Among the prizes: a complimentary Tubing trip from Nor’Banks Sailing Center in Duck, an Outer Banks Biplane Air Tour courtesy of Barrier Island Aviation,[Read More…]
The sun it out! The waves are blue! There’s a pig on the beach? I’ve installed a new feature for those of you watching at work: The “LOOK BUSY” button. Enjoy! rabble
It’s FRIDAY!! We’ve got a hurricane report for Hurricane Sandy, weather, surf, and events this weekend on the Outer Banks!