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How to Find Fantastic Fishing at Carolina Beach

Posted on August 24, 2017 | Mike Marsh

While many beachgoers routinely plan a fishing trip as part of their vacation fun, others may not even know where to begin learning about the sport of fishing. Those who try it can become hooked on fishing for a lifetime, perhaps even making plans to retire or move to the beach once they have

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Turtle Time at Carolina Beach

Posted on June 28, 2017

Want to plan a summer getaway that is as relaxing as it is fulfilling? Look no further than Carolina Beach, where you can enjoy a classic beach vacation while gaining the one-of-a-kind experience of helping endangered Loggerhead sea turtle hatchlings. That’s right – it’s “turtle time” again at

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Summer To-Do List at Carolina Beach

Posted on June 16, 2017

It’s that time again: Time for that beach vacation you look forward to all year. Located just 30 minutes from Wilmington, Carolina Beach is one of the most popular coastal destinations in North Carolina and beyond. You’ll find a variety of lodging options, restaurants and activities to satisfy the

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You Must Try: Kayaking in Carolina Beach State Park

Posted on June 01, 2017 | Corinne Edmiston

Sometimes you need a break from the beach crowds. When that happens to you in Carolina Beach, you slip away to 761 acres of natural wonder known as Carolina Beach State Park. Located just minutes from downtown Carolina Beach, the park offers some of the best fishing in the area as well as six miles

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Travel with your Tribe to Carolina Beach

Posted on April 27, 2017

Group getaways are more popular than ever, from destination bachelor parties, to girlfriends’ retreats, to family reunions. Whether your ‘tribe’ is made up of extended family or close friends, finding a destination and accommodations to suit everyone can be exhausting, but it doesn’t have to be.

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A Dog Lover’s Guide to Carolina Beach

Posted on November 30, 2016

If you’re searching for a place to visit this fall and winter but don’t want to leave Fido at home, then Carolina Beach has you covered. From playing on the sand to hiking at Carolina Beach State Park or even dining at pet-friendly restaurants, there are plenty of ways to keep your four-legged

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No Kids, No Problem: Take an Adults-Only Trip to Carolina Beach This Fall

Posted on September 08, 2016

When the kids are away, the parents will play! Traveling with family has its perks, but so does escaping every once in a while and taking a trip sans-kids.

At Carolina Beach, N.C., parents can get away and let loose guilt-free with less crowds and affordable off-season lodging rates. Whether you want to dance the night away or partake in outdoor activities like surfing and hiking in milder temperatures than the summertime, Carolina Beach is well suited for an adults-only trip this fall.

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Catch a Wave at Carolina Beach, N.C.

Posted on July 20, 2016

Did you know that surfing has quickly become one of the top trends in travel and wellness? The now $130 billion industry is gaining momentum as a popular go-to vacation activity for families and millennials alike. Surfing destinations like California and Costa Rica are well-known for surfing but with large waves and local, experienced surfers in the water, these places can be intimidating for beginners.

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