Posts Tagged: best place to vacation
Rare southern sighting of snowy owl has Hatteras buzzing By Sandy Semans Ross on December 12, 2013 A snowy owl with a rare backdrop. (Jay Ross) Hatteras Island has become one of the locations being included in what is being called an “eruption” of snowy owls. The species is usually found above the Artic Circle and sometimes… Read more »
Best Family Beach Vacations in the USA Why worry about going abroad when you can spend your vacation enjoying the sun and the sand here in the good ol’ USA? Some of the world’s best beaches are just a hop, skip and a jump from your own backyard. Whether it’s the cool shores of Malibu, the… Read more »
Aerial adventure park planned for Nags Head soundfront By Michelle Wagner on October 14, 2013 Treetops Adventure Park in Asheville. (ashevilletreetopsadventurepark.com) A Nags Head resident has submitted plans to build an outdoor adventure park that would feature challenging rope courses and zip lines ranging from 10 to 50 feet in the air. If approved, the park is… Read more »
Wash Woods, US Coast Guard Station #166 At first glance, one immediately senses that this structure has an extraordinary story. Situated just off the oceanfront in North Swan Beach in the 4×4 area, Wash Woods Station looks strikingly different than neighboring modern homes. This historic building and its surrounding outbuildings were purchased by the… Read more »
What a gorgeous weekend on the Outer Banks! A cool front came through yesterday and the highs for today will be in the lower 70’s with plenty of sunshine. This is the type of weather that we live for!