Explore Alligator River National Wildlife Refuge in Manteo

Alligator River National Wildlife Refuge is a unique wetland habitat where you can see and experience all types of wildlife located here on the Outer Banks. Located on Roanoke Island is where you’ll find this great refuge that is a little over 152,000 acres of reserved & protected wetlands.  Established on March 14th, 1984 this … Continue reading Explore Alligator River National Wildlife Refuge in Manteo

Outer Banks Spring Picnic Places

Each Vacation Rental Home comes equipped with a kitchen capable of whipping up some amazing picnic meals! The arrival of Spring weather on the Outer Banks seems to send everyone racing to the nearest beach, park, or patch of grass, with a gingham blanket and basket in hand. A picnic menu requires skill: the food … Continue reading Outer Banks Spring Picnic Places

Visit the Hatteras Island Visitor Center & Museum of the Sea

The Outer Banks is filled with many historic National Parks and other fun educational side trips that you and your family can enjoy while on vacation. Visiting these places can not only help you relax a bit, but maybe get in a few extra homeschooling lessons along the way. Staying in one of our beautiful … Continue reading Visit the Hatteras Island Visitor Center & Museum of the Sea

Beach Reading on Your next Outer Banks Vacation.

Take the time now to prepare for your upcoming OBX vacation. Finally, a place with no urgent deadlines, endless meetings, or obligatory workplace lunches to distract us, vacation is one of the only occasions we can just totally lose ourselves. However, decision fatigue may have set in after picking a vacation destination (Nags Head? Kill … Continue reading Beach Reading on Your next Outer Banks Vacation.

#BookDirect Day Is Here, Why Should That Matter To You?

Advantages of Booking Direct With Joe Lamb Jr. & Associates: You might be wondering why you should book direct on National Book Direct Day which is happening on February 3rd, 2021 when there are so many online travel agencies with fancy online ads and tons of suggested listings. Here are a few huge benefits to … Continue reading #BookDirect Day Is Here, Why Should That Matter To You?

Experience Fort Raleigh on your Next Vacation to the Outer Banks

One of the best things about vacationing to the Outer Banks is all of the fantastic parks in the area. We wanted to share with you one of the National Parks located in Manteo, Fort Raleigh, which happened to be England’s first home in the new world. Staying in one of our OBX vacation rentals … Continue reading Experience Fort Raleigh on your Next Vacation to the Outer Banks

Recycled Christmas Trees Help Fight Beach Erosion on the Outer Banks

The holiday season is over so give your Christmas tree a much needed beach vacation! Every year on the Outer Banks recycled trees are taken away and put on the beaches by the *Boy Scouts and a few other organizations. This event will stimulate sand dune grass growth. Through scooping and shoveling sand on the … Continue reading Recycled Christmas Trees Help Fight Beach Erosion on the Outer Banks

Experience the Elizabethan Gardens in Manteo on your Next Vacation to the Outer Banks

Vacationing to the Outer Banks any time of the year has its perks for many different reasons. One of the reasons is the many various parks that are located on the island. Staying in one of our Outer Banks vacation rentals will allow you and your family to enjoy all the beautiful parks and wildlife … Continue reading Experience the Elizabethan Gardens in Manteo on your Next Vacation to the Outer Banks

Explore the Wright Brothers National Memorial on your Next Vacation

Kitty Hawk, North Carolina a small fishing village on an isolated strip of beach on the mid Atlantic coast provided the perfect opportunity for two brothers from Ohio to make their dreams come true. The Outer Banks is such a special and magical place and the Wright Brothers knew it only too well.  “We could … Continue reading Explore the Wright Brothers National Memorial on your Next Vacation

Explore Jockey’s Ridge State Park on your next Outer Banks Vacation

Spending time at Jockey’s Ridge State Park when on vacation in the Outer Banks is always a fun and different activity for families to enjoy.  Staying in one of our Outer Banks vacation rentals near Nags Head will allow you and your family to stay close to the park and not miss any of the … Continue reading Explore Jockey’s Ridge State Park on your next Outer Banks Vacation