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

Discovering A Little Free Library On The Outer Banks

Reading a book while sitting on the beach is by far one of the most relaxing things to do on an Outer Banks vacation. Exchanging a book at one of the many Little Free Library’s scattered about OBX is in the top Things To Do when visiting The Outer Banks.  These cute model houses or … Continue reading Discovering A Little Free Library On The Outer Banks

Vacationing On The Outer Banks With Your Dog

The Outer Banks is a great destination to bring your dog with you when taking a vacation.  Not only will your pups get to enjoy the beach alongside you and your family, but they will get to enjoy a vacation as well. Staying in one of our Pet-Friendly vacation rentals will allow you to bring … Continue reading Vacationing On The Outer Banks With Your Dog

What To Pack In Your Beach Tote When Visiting The OBX

Do you have a family vacation planned to The Outer Banks of NC this year? If the answer is yes, then we here at Joe Lamb Jr. & Associates understand that spending a week or more sitting on the beach soaking up the rays is just what you need.  Staying in one of our oceanfront … Continue reading What To Pack In Your Beach Tote When Visiting The OBX

Energy Forum at Jennette’s Pier

Coastal North Carolina is at the center of an energy goldmine. Listening to a panel of experts at a Outer Bank Chamber of Commerce luncheon today—Thursday—that message came amidst all the talk of renewable and alternative energies. Jim Bennet, Chief of the Office of Renewable Energy Programs, Bureau of Ocean Energy Management (BOEM), was on … Continue reading Energy Forum at Jennette’s Pier

Dare County Art Show Highlights Student Creativity

One of the most remarkable facets of life on the Outer Banks is how strong the art community is and how much a part of everyday life artists, musicians and writers seem to be. This past Sunday there was a great example of that at Glenn Eure’s Ghost Fleet Gallery in Nags Head where Glenn … Continue reading Dare County Art Show Highlights Student Creativity