Outer Banks Articles & Shorts - Issue 4: Summer 2014

Welcome to the Summer Edition of OuterBanksThisWeek.com magazine.

It's finally summer. Ocean swims. Fantastical thunderstorms. Businesses booming. Hot, humid days made bearable by always-present wind. Here at OuterBanksThisWeek.com magazine, we've been so excited about this summer issue because it's filled to overflowing with articles, pictures and schedules that capture what summer is all about on these outer islands. You'll want to read it from cover to cover!


Vacation Home Estate Planning Issues: Smooth and Simple Solutions

By Amelia Boldaji
There are many of us who own a vacation home here on the Outer Banks who have given thought to how to pass it on to our loved ones. We intend to keep our favorite gathering place in the family for as long as we can, but we also want to make sure that when it transfers to our heirs it is without delays and excessive... Read More

Take time for island time: A day in the life of a Hatteras Island vacation

By Outer Banks This Week
Savor your valuable vacation days among the dunes and waters of the Cape Hatteras National Seashore.You will be rewarded with priceless moments and memories shared with loved ones. Gather together in one of the island's fine vacation homes for comfort and luxurious convenience in an idyllic vacation setting. Hatteras... Read More

Celebrating the Classics

By Amelia Boldaji
To say that a lot has changed on the Outer Banks since the 1970s would be a massive understatement, and one of the industries that has perhaps seen the most changes in the past 30-odd years is the restaurant business. Two of the most well-known restaurateurs who have had first-hand experience with these remarkable... Read More

A Journey to Fresh, Local Art

By Heather Frese
Maybe your living rooms walls are looking a little bare. Maybe you're in the market for a uniquely Hatteras piece of art to remind you of sun-drenched days, ocean breezes and bare, sandy feet. Maybe your spouse is off for a day of charter fishing, or maybe you've always wanted to take a road trip through all the... Read More

The Inns of Roanoke Island

By Beth P. Storie
There are lots of things that make Roanoke Island the fantastic place it is. Every year, more people discover this little island. They hear about the beautiful waterfront area with the boardwalk that wraps around the downtown area like a belt holding in all the good stuff. The come for the restaurants that are laid... Read More