Make the most of your summer weekends with these quick beach escapes.
Outer Banks Travel Guide
Articles about Outer Banks
A hotel on the sand is bliss—and even more so when it’s a steal.
Hotels in Outer Banks
The shallow waters of the Outer Banks are invitingly warm in summertime, and the 12-room Inn on Pamlico Sound offers guests several means of enjoying them: kayaks and fishing poles are free to borrow, while kite- and wakeboarding instructors can meet you at the inn's dock.
Restaurants in Outer Banks
Grab a burger while kids entertain themselves in its toy-stocked Tadpole Corner play area.
Things to do in Outer Banks
The half-timbered, pointy-roofed bakery makes its own doughnuts in the mornings, served outside on a sunny deck.