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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


Cola Vaughan Realty
PO Box 1375 • Nags Head, NC 27959
Phone: 252.573.2811
Email Inquiries To: vacations@obxcola.com