Category Archives: Travel Tips

The Beginners Guide To A Pet-Friendly Beach Vacation

You’ve been planning your family vacation for months, and then it hits you….           Unfortunately, many accommodations carry strict no-pet policies for guests. Those fortunate enough to find a hotel within a convenient distance from their … Continue reading

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Book Direct & Save On Your Oak Island Vacation

The popularity and prevalence of third-party, online travel agencies (OTAs) like VRBO, Airbnb, Expedia, and Booking.com has soared in recent years. Short term rentals (including vacation rentals) are a hot topic of debate among municipalities and communities across the country. … Continue reading

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Celebrate Love With An Oak Island Vacation

As the years pass, it gets tougher to find that perfect gift for the one you love on Valentine’s Day. Let’s be honest. Even if you’re the type of person who enjoys delicious chocolates, beautiful flowers and a romantic dinner … Continue reading

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4 Reasons To Visit Oak Island In The Fall

Oak Island is the perfect destination for your fall family getaway. Not only could the drive down provide you with some of the best fall foliage views, but arriving in an oceanfront town during the off season certainly has its perks. … Continue reading

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Weathering The Storm

The Atlantic Hurricane Season runs from June 1 through November 30. So far, the 2017 season has been an active one for the States. Hurricane Harvey and Hurricane Irma wreaked havoc despite multiple preparation efforts made by local governments, communities, … Continue reading

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Southport Prepares To Welcome The King…Mackerel

Bring On the Boats Southport and Oak Island is abuzz in anticipation of the Granddad of all North Carolina King Mackerel fishing competitions, the US Open King Mackerel Tournament. Fishing enthusiasts flock to the marina by the thousands to watch … Continue reading

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Battling The Post-Oak Island Vacation Blues

Battling The Blues You’ve spent a full week on Oak Island, life was slow and easy-going. No alarm clock wake-ups, no stressful “after-work” routines of homework, dinner, bath- and bedtime. For some, there were exciting adventure activities that involved being … Continue reading

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5 Reasons You Should Stay In An Oak Island Vacation Rental

Vacation rentals are in high demand with the current popularity of sites like Airbnb. Visitors realize that staying in a vacation rental property provides benefits that they simply cannot get from booking a hotel. I Need My Space Space is … Continue reading

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