10 Reasons Why Emerald Isle is the Perfect Place to Vacation
Posted On Monday, November 23, 2015
There are so many things to be grateful for, but I must say that one of the things I am most grateful for is to live in such a beautiful, fun, and perfect area. Why is it so perfect, you ask? Well, we have listed just 10 (of the hundreds) of reasons why Emerald Isle is so wonderful.
Emerald Isle is the perfect place to....
1. Take a walk to remember
Emerald Isle is the best place to take a stroll along the coast. The sunny days fade into beautiful sunsets and the temperature always feels perfect. There are also some wonderful walking tours and trails that you can take in surrounding areas while you are on vacation in Emerald Isle.
2. Stay healthy
Though vacation time is always a good excuse to splurge, it’s also a good time to think about your health. There are some great ways to stay healthy while on vacation. From checking out the Emerald Isle Parks and Recreation center to trying out some healthy seafood, what better place to kick-start your healthy habits than at the beach?
The beach really is the best place to relax. From the soothing sound of the waves on the shore to the calming effects of the sand between your toes, the beaches of Emerald Isle will have you feeling relaxed in no time at all!
Fishing in Emerald Isle is one of the best things you can do while on vacation. The perfect combination of fun with relaxation, you can fish on the Bogue Inlet Pier, from a boat, or right from the shore. The sky (or rather the ocean) is the limit.
From delicious local seafood to scrumptious bakeries, Emerald Isle has the best food around. Try something new while on your vacation, or take a suggestion from the locals on their favorite seafood dinner, but rest assured that it’s going to be delicious!
6. Take a hike
Hiking along the beaches in Emerald Isle is a wonderful and beautiful experience that you will certainly need to do while on vacation, but did you know that there are plenty of great hiking trails through some of the marshes and woods in the area? Well, there are and they are simply breathtaking!
7. Learn something new
Though vacation time is usually the time to forget about school and work, there are some fun and interactive ways to learn something new while in Emerald Isle. With the Maritime Museum close by and the Pine Knoll Shores Aquarium, you can learn all about local sea life and history. You can also check out our blog: Betcha Didn't Know These 10 Things about Emerald Isle to learn more about local history.
If you need retail therapy, there are wonderful places to get your fix while in Emerald Isle. You can search through local treasures at antique shops or head over to Emerald Isle Plantation for a fun day of shopping. We also have some exciting craft shows and exhibits pretty regularly in Emerald Isle, so stay tuned into our blog to keep updated!
For all of the adventure lovers out there, Emerald Isle is the perfect place to satisfy your craving for some "daring do.” From kite surfing to paddle-boarding to epic biking trails, there are plenty of awesome adventures to be had while on your vacation.
10. Take the kids
If you are looking for the perfect place for the kids to have fun, explore, learn, and create, then Emerald Isle is the place to be. There are so many fun beach activities for kids while you are here that will keep your kids happy and healthy while on vacation.
Emerald Isle is the perfect place to vacation.