Memory Monday 12/23/13

Ready For Another Perfect Day In Duck!

That is the title of this photo that was sent to us from Corinne Sweeney from “The Mushroom Capital of the World” -Kennett Square, Pennsylvania who has stayed with Outer Banks Blue many times. READ MORE

Memory Monday 12/2/13

Cyber Monday Photo Submission

According to media reports we know that today there is very little getting done in the workplace as Cyber Monday is taking the attention of web surfers everywhere, but even so we post our weekly “Memory Monday” photo submission for your consideration. READ MORE

Memory Monday 7/15/13

Kids Enjoying the Beach

This week’s Memory Monday Photo submission comes to us from Patricia Spranza of Ashland, Virginia who stayed with Outer Banks Blue the week of Memorial day with her family in the property “Wellfleet” in the Pine Island subdivision in Corolla. READ MORE

The historic “Nags Head Hammock” on the OBX

One of the best things to do on the Outer Banks is to relax!  What is more relaxing than the ocean breeze, your favorite book or lap top and a comfortable hammock to escape ?  You can swing the day away while you let your thoughts drift somewhere else for awhile.  READ MORE

=&0=& =&1=& =&2=& the worlds largest and most popular on-line travel site recently released results of a poll conducted of more than 1200 U.S. respondents regarding their opinions related to travel this summer.  The results indicated that a whopping 86% of respondents are planning some sort of summer retreat this year, a 6% increase over results of the same poll of one year ago.  The survey also reveals that beach travel destinations top their list of places they want to visit! =&3=& =&4=& According to 93 percent of Memorial Day trekkers and 87 percent of summer vacationers, gas prices will not have an effect on plans this summer. As national average gas prices continue to decline year-over-year, so does the impact of gas prices on leisure summer travel plans among TripAdvisor survey respondents:
Year
Average National
Gas Price mid-May┬╣
Gas Impacting
Summer Travel Plans
2013
$3.60
13%
2012
$3.75
14%
2011
$3.96
39%

                      According to the U.S. Energy Information Administration, national average per gallon for regular gas READ MORE

Memory Monday 6/3/13

Memory Monday 6/3/13

Beach Time!

This week’s Memory Monday Photo submission comes to us from Alana Harakaly of Chaplin, Connecticut who is staying with Outer Banks Blue this coming summer in the property “Tipsy Turtle” in Nags Head. READ MORE