Top 10 Ways to Make Family Travel to the Outer Banks Easier

family group travel

Whether you are traveling with your own clan, a group of friends, or other families, road tripping as a group has perks. One of the biggest advantages of family travel is congregating in one of those spacious, gorgeous, oceanfront Outer Banks rental houses you’ve always admired. READ MORE

Taking it Easy with OB Blue!: Memory Monday April 6, 2015.

Taking it Easy with OB Blue!

Special thanks to Ryan Colwell of Harrisburg, Pennsylvania who stayed with Outer Banks Blue last September in the vacation rental property Wine ‘N Sea in Duck.   Ryan shares with us a picture that he calls “Two pooped out kids.”
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Morning Fishing in Corolla: Memory Monday March 23, 2015.

Morning Fishing in Corolla

Well Spring has sprung on the Outer Banks and people are returning to the beach.  As I write this on Monday morning the sun is rising over the ocean on another beautiful day on the OBX. READ MORE

Kicking Back at The Beach!: Memory Monday January 19, 2015.

Kicking Back at The Beach!

This week’s Memory Monday Photo Submission comes to us from Carlene Cearley of Cary, North Carolina who is a long time rental guest of Outer Banks Blue and particularly an annual visitor to the vacation renal property “Heaven Sent” in Nags Head. Some days there is just nothing better than a nice cup of your favorite beverage on the deck and then taking a walk on Jockey’s Ridge a litter later in the day. Today is one of those days! All the best from the beach! By Tim Cafferty, President, Outer Banks Blue Realty Services

Pet-Friendly Resources in the Outer Banks

If you’ve decided to vacation in the beautiful Outer Banks of North Carolina and want to bring along a pet (especially a dog), will you run into inconveniences? Not if you’re willing to do a little preplanning. Here’s how to make certain the locations you visit are pet-friendly and/or where to board your dog on days when he can’t come along. READ MORE

“Make This a Family Tradition”: Memory Monday August 11, 2014.

The first Memory Monday photo submission this week comes to us from Ashley Cordelli of Hagerstown, Maryland who stayed with Outer Banks Blue in the vacation rental property “Salt Shaker.” READ MORE

Booking an Outer Banks House Rental? Enjoy Vacation Without Gaining 10 Pounds

10 Tips for Enjoying Your Vacation Without Gaining 10 Pounds

If you are watching your weight, vacations can be a mix of excitement and worry. With all that fun always comes an overload of red-flag foods that it’s best to stay clear of. Whether you’re just starting a new weight-loss regime, you’re maintaining your goal weight or you’re somewhere in between, there are ways to enjoy your vacation without gaining 10 pounds. READ MORE

Top 10 Best Beach – AGAIN!

Dr. Beach names Outer Banks Beach “Best” 7th Year in a Row!

Dr. Beach, formally known as Stephen Leatherman, is one of America’s biggest influencers in the world of coastal travel, and this past week “Dr. Beach” named Cape Hatteras as one of the “Top Ten Best Beaches in the US.” Cape Hatteras came in as the #6 best beach this year.   This is the 7th year in a row for Cape Hatteras to be on this prestigious list. Three of the top 5 beaches are located in Hawaii this year so the Outer Banks is in good company. The Outer Banks Visitors Bureau is of course celebrating this announcement, and just released this video which shows some of the many reasons why Outer Banks’ beaches are among the best! Take a look for yourself!

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