Outer Banks Vacation Blog

NC Aquarium Events

Have you ever wanted to dive with a shark? How about with the largest shark collection in North Carolina? Well…an Outer Banks vacation can provide you with just that! The North Carolina Aquarium on Roanoke Island is an exciting way to spend part of your day here on the Outer Banks. ... View the full post »

The Best Soft Shell Crabs on the Outer Banks

Whether it is the mild, salty-sweet flavor; the crispy, plump texture; or simply the anticipation of the long-awaited season, there is no denying it…soft shell crab lovers are in Heaven right now, especially on The Outer Banks. The Outer Banks is a well-spring of fresh seafood and the restauran... View the full post »

Hatteras Island Summer Festivals

With its vast, unpopulated beaches and wilderness stretched thin between the Atlantic Ocean, Hatteras island summer festivals and the Pamlico Sound, Hatteras Island makes up more than half of the length of the entire Outer Banks of North Carolina. Freckled with seven quaint villages along the way,... View the full post »

10 Reasons Kiters Should Vacation on Hatteras Island

Kiteboarding is a sport that has become increasingly popular on the Outer Banks over the last decade, and for good reason. The environment on our island can be absolutely electric when the conditions are right. Strong winds, perfect waves, and a great crew of locals make Hatteras Island a kite... View the full post »

Survive the Car Ride to the Outer Banks

How to survive the car ride: 5 ways to get you all there in one big happy piece. Whether you're a family of just a few or you're toting a minivan packed full of Frozen lovers, a long road trip is bound to encounter a few bumps along the way. Luckily, there are a handful tips you... View the full post »