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Top 3 Vacation Rentals on the Outer Banks

Seeking a beach spot on the Outer Banks of NC for a romantic getaway? Want an accommodating and spacious multi-storied home with five or more rooms close to the main attractions? Our Outer Banks vacation rentals cover it all. We... Read more
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Top 5 Breakfast Restaurants on the Outer Banks

Start the morning right. You have the sunrise in front of you and the expansive blue waters in every direction. You have some spectacular accommodations and authentic and classic-styled rentals on the Outer Banks. But really, what is a vacation... Read more
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Top 5 Towns of the Outer Banks NC

A visit to the Outer Banks features the best of oceanside living along with exciting cultural activities and a taste of local history. When you first visit the Outer Banks, you may only know about the beaches and the incredible... Read more
Take the Lighthouse Tour Through the Northern Side of the Outer Banks || OBX Cola Vaughan Realty

Take the Lighthouse Tour Through the Northern Side of the Outer Banks

The Outer Banks is home to some of the most spectacular and iconic lighthouses in the world. When most people think of a lighthouse here, they very likely have a version of the jaw-dropping Cape Hatteras Lighthouse in their mind... Read more
Annual St. Patrick's Day Parade in the Outer Banks || OBX Cola Vaughan Realty

Annual St. Patrick’s Day Parade in the Outer Banks

One of the best Outer Banks events in March is the annual St. Patrick’s Day parade in Nags Head. It has grown to become the largest St. Patrick’s Day parade in North Carolina and one of the best annual events... Read more
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Spring Events – Taste of the Beach

Every spring season unveils a wide breadth of brilliant new Outer Banks events for locals and vacationers alike. There’s enough here to unpack for every day of the fresh warm weather of North Carolina. But, many of the finest events... Read more
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Buffalo City Exhibit – Logs & Moonshine

North Carolina is filled with mystery. Dare County was once home to Buffalo City, a booming logging and moonshine town that lasted from the late-19th to early 20th centuries. In what seemed like the blink of an eye, the city... Read more
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Best Casual Dining Spots on the Outer Banks

In the Outer Banks, you’ll never be short of beautiful places to see, adventurous things to do, and, perhaps most importantly, family-friendly spots to grab a good meal. When vacationing with the whole family, you want casual dining that is... Read more
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5 Great Bars and Grills on the Outer Banks

The Outer Banks is acclaimed for its many varied bars and places to eat. From fine-dining establishments serving exclusively local seafood to the eccentric and beach-themed dive bars, the area seems to serve up a little bit of everything for... Read more
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Jennette’s Pier

Jennette’s Pier might sound like a simple dock with nice seasonal fishing, but it a full family vacation experience in and of itself. It captures all the best components of the Outer Banks in a wonderful mix of games and... Read more
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Top 3 Seafood Restaurants on the Outer Banks

If you’re like an estimated 2.7 million other people who know a good thing when they see it, your next vacation is going to be at the Outer Banks, North Carolina. The good things you’ll see include over 100 miles... Read more
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Best Ways to See Wildlife on the Outer Banks

The Outer Banks is a haven for the local flora and fauna with a large variety of wildlife refuges that are well protected and remarkable in their biodiversity. The marshes, maritime forests, wetlands, beaches and dunes are preserved as a... Read more
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Winterlights at Elizabethan Gardens

Holiday lights are rarely more illuminating and impressively striking as the Elizabethan Gardens in the Outer Banks. Filling acre after acre are lights, draped over trees and flower gardens illuminated brightly in the night sky, this is an attraction you... Read more
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Vacation Rentals Perfect for Colder Months

You don’t need to head to the equator when that winter weather kicks into full gear. The Outer Banks is a perfect escape for snowbirds looking for a warmer vacation rental at a competitive price. Our Outer Banks vacation rentals... Read more
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Manteo Holiday Tour of Homes

The Manteo Preservation Trust has put together another incredible tour – this time of important local buildings, old and new. The 13th Annual Holiday Tour of Homes will walk participants through the extensive and rich history of North Carolina’s Outer... Read more

Kites with Lights

Kites, lights, and Santa Claus – the Kites with Lights event has everything kids could possibly want this holiday season and more – right in the center of Nags Head. The events is sponsored and put together by Kitty Hawk... Read more
Upcoming Outer Banks Marathon 2017 || OBX Cola Vaughan Realty

Upcoming Outer Banks Marathon 2017

This weekend, locals and travelers from all over will partake in the TowneBank Full Marathon, Southern Fried Half Marathon Run and several shorter races on the Outer Banks. To ring in the winter season, flex your endurance and bring the... Read more
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Pea Island National Wildlife Refuge

The Outer Banks is a welcoming coastal attraction in North Carolina. It remains one of the most popular tourist destinations on the East Coast, with spacious Outer Banks vacation homes on the water and a whole assortment of seasonal activities... Read more
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Halloween Events and Things to Do on the Outer Banks

The East Coast of the United States has a number of draws, from the cliffside adventures in the Northern coast to the tropical paradises of Florida. But, few can contend with the assortment of fall-themed activities and festivals of the... Read more
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The Wright Brothers National Memorial

The Wright Brothers National Memorial is part of a rich Kill Devil Hills history and one of the top Outer Banks things to do. The Wright Brothers chose this area to test their flying machines because there were many hills... Read more


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