The Tarheel State, North Carolina is known for many things: the Wright Brothers took their first flights here, the Outer Banks is located here, and the state, though it has a wide range of landscapes, is primarily treasured for its sandy beaches, coastal towns, and sprawling beach houses that lie along the east coast.Continue reading The Best North Carolina Beach Towns to Visit
Category: Beach Information
The Best Carolina Beach Bars to Grab a Drink
A trip to North Carolina has many options for fun and relaxation. Visitors often visit the state for its beaches, mountains, and big cities. Of course, the Outer Banks are a huge draw.Continue reading The Best Carolina Beach Bars to Grab a Drink
A Traveler’s Guide to the Carolina Beach Pier
Carolina Beach is the perfect getaway for those looking for sand and fun in a laid-back, relaxed setting. Just a few miles east of Wilmington, there’s always something for vacationers to do and see on this historic pier and waterfront. Just don’t forget to pack sunscreen!Continue reading A Traveler’s Guide to the Carolina Beach Pier
The Best Wilmington NC Beaches You Need To Visit
Are you planning a visit to Wilmington, North Carolina? If so, you might be thinking about visiting one of the local beaches. As a popular NC beach town, Wilmington has something for just about everyone. Downtown Wilmington is known for its boutique shopping opportunities on the boardwalk, and there are plenty of watersports going on during the summer, such as kayaking, jet skiing, and fishing. Furthermore, this is the perfect family-friendly getaway for those looking for an oceanfront rental!Continue reading The Best Wilmington NC Beaches You Need To Visit
17 Things to Do in Surf City NC on Your Next Beach Trip
Planning a visit to Surf City, North Carolina? Surf City is a small town on Topsail Island, just about 30 minutes outside of Wilmington. Although a relatively small barrier island, Topsail is divided into 3 parts: North Topsail Beach, Surf City, and Topsail Beach. All 3 areas are easily accessible to one another and make great family-friendly vacation destinations.Continue reading 17 Things to Do in Surf City NC on Your Next Beach Trip
The Best Topsail Island Fishing Charters for Your Vacation
Topsail Island is renowned for its fishing. Three fishing piers are spread across the island’s coastline, with the centrally-located Surf City Ocean Pier dating back to 1948. Fishing from the shore, a pier, the inlets, or aboard a vessel in the Atlantic Ocean are favorite pastimes for Topsail Island locals and tourists.Continue reading The Best Topsail Island Fishing Charters for Your Vacation
A Traveler’s Guide to Oak Island’s Beach
If you are planning a trip to Oak Island Beach, North Carolina, you probably want to get as much as you can out of this adventure. Just south of Wilmington and Wrightsville, this is a beautiful place with tons of oceanfront vacation rentals, numerous animals, and soft, white sand. As a result, there are people who come to visit Oak Island from all over the country.Continue reading A Traveler’s Guide to Oak Island’s Beach
Carolina Retreats Attends the 2022 VRM Intel Live!
A special thank you goes out to all the amazing vendors and participants in this year’s VRM Intel in Wilmington, North Carolina this year. From the talented Amy Hinote as our emcee and organizer, the sessions included great feedback and information regarding the recent rise in property value, the ever-growing demand for housing in our areas, as well as what that means from a vacation rental management perspective.Continue reading Carolina Retreats Attends the 2022 VRM Intel Live!
A Traveler’s Guide to the Kure Beach Pier
If you are looking for a beautiful North Carolina beach, then you may have thought about checking out Kure Beach, a small beachfront town just south of Wilmington. While visiting Kure Beach, one of the top attractions is the Kure Beach fishing pier, located at 100 Atlantic Avenue, Kure Beach, NC 28449.
It is one of the most popular attractions in the Wilmington area, and it can present you with a beautiful ocean view. This is also a popular location for anglers and you might even be able to catch some mackerel right from the pier!Continue reading A Traveler’s Guide to the Kure Beach Pier
The Best Time to Visit Topsail Island, NC
One of North Carolina’s top destinations is Topsail Island. This 26-mile barrier island encompasses Surf City, North Topsail Beach, and Topsail Beach. Thanks to its balmy temperatures and temperate climate, many people come to the island throughout the year.
But, when is the best time to visit Topsail? Let’s break down the month season by season so that you can plan your trip to this vacation spot accordingly.Continue reading The Best Time to Visit Topsail Island, NC