The Outer Banks – Okracoke Island

Ready to explore the rest of the OBX. Took the free ferry to Okracoke Island, where Black Beard the famed pirate was killed. The ferry took about 40 minutes. Okracoke is a very narrow island literally a thin strip of sand in the middle of the ocean. From some points next to the one and…

The Outer Banks – Corolla to Cape Hatterass

Making my way towards the Outer Banks (OBX), first passing through to Roanoke Island. Signs on the highway became funny and beach-related: parasailing, water parks, best surf beaches. Many big yellow WINGS stores…I thought at first they had Buffalo Wings, but no, they are swimwear and beach wear stores. By mistake I made a left…