Ocracoke Island

White sand beaches, beautiful dunes, and a small island strip reached by a ferry…what could be better?  My reasons for living in North Carolina continue to grow as I age, and the Outer Banks barrier islands represent a piece that makes North Carolina the beautiful state it is. Ocracoke Island is a southern section of … More Ocracoke Island

Wrightsville Beach NC

Wrightsville beach in North Carolina is a beautiful city.  I have traveled there many times, and there is always more to do.  Besides having being on the Atlantic ocean, this city is home to a number of swamps, marshes, and diverse wildlife.  On this trip however I stayed confined to the beach mostly because of … More Wrightsville Beach NC