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A Look Back on Bald Head Island

A Look Back on Bald Head Island

Posted on Sunday, December 31, 2017

So long 2017, you’ve been a great year for Bald Head Island! From laid-back getaways to exciting celebrations, Bald Head Island has had a busy year. Here’s a look back at fun on the island in 2017.  Bald Head Island celebrated a very special birthday in 2017, the 200th birthday of Old Baldy Lighthouse. This is the oldest standing lighthouse in North Carolina, designed to guide mariners safely through the mouth of the Cape Fear River. With over...

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18 Ideas for New Years Resolutions in 2018

18 Ideas for New Year’s Resolutions in 2018

Posted on Friday, December 29, 2017

The New Year is quickly approaching and the holiday season is upon us. Many people have already engaged in retrospection about their decisions during 2017. New Year’s resolutions are a great way to recommit to changes that you have been wanting to make in your life.    What follows is a list of 18 resolutions that you may want to implement in the next few days.  If you are looking for a few ways to enhance your life in 2018, these simple...

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4 Ways to Experience the Nature and Wildlife on Bald Head Island

4 Ways to Experience the Nature and Wildlife on Bald Head Island

Posted on Friday, December 22, 2017

Bald Head Island is one of the best places to visit if you want to connect with nature. Are you looking for a new way to explore Eastern, North Carolina that is both fun and educational?  Learn about four unique ways to experience nature when you plan your next trip to BHI. The Ibis Sanctuary is located on a private piece of Middle Island that is only accessible by guided tours.  You will get to see ibis, egrets and herons on this 1.5...

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Warm Holiday Wishes

Posted on Thursday, December 21, 2017

Wishing you and your family a happy holiday season and 2018 filled with joyous times on the beach....

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Top Games to Play in Your Bald Head Island Rental

Top Games to Play in Your Bald Head Island Rental

Posted on Tuesday, December 19, 2017

When you aren’t out exploring Bald Head Island, you might need help keeping your crew occupied in your rental home. The idea was to get everyone together for quality time so the last thing you want is everyone in their separate rooms watching TV or talking on their phones. Here are some of our favorite indoor activities your family might love to play in your Bald Head Island vacation home. Minute to Win It is a great game for those who have short...

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How to Throw an Unforgettable New Years Bash on Bald Head Island

How to Throw an Unforgettable New Year’s Bash on Bald Head Island

Posted on Wednesday, December 13, 2017

On New Year’s Eve we say good bye to the old and hello to new possibilities. Top New Year’s Resolution for 2018 is living a less stressful life. How appropriate to celebrate this fresh start at one of the most stress-free spots in the US, Bald Head Island! To keep your planning as laid back as possible, here are 5 simple tips to throwing an unforgettable New Year’s bash on Bald Head Island.   First thing you must do is create a guest list. Decide...

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Ring in the New Year on Bald Head Island

Ring in the New Year on Bald Head Island

Posted on Tuesday, December 12, 2017

Are you already planning for 2018?  If so, you are not alone. Many people are ordering their 2018 calendars, preparing for holiday gatherings and looking forward to taking some vacation time.   We believe a great way to celebrate the holidays or transition into the new year is with a getaway to Bald Head Island. The temperature is around 65 degrees, the beaches are calling and the attitude of everyone here is festive. It is the perfect...

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Your Bald Head Island Gift Guide

Your Bald Head Island Gift Guide

Posted on Wednesday, December 6, 2017

Christmas is only a couple weeks away! Have you gotten all your gifts yet? If you need a last minute gift or an idea for a future special occasion, we have some suggestions that are sure to make someone’s day. Things are nice but you can’t keep them forever. We are going to go over some great Bald Head Island activities that anyone can enjoy because the memories are what really last. Many of us love sea turtles and it’s always a treat to see them...

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Island Inspired Holiday Recipes

Island Inspired Holiday Recipes

Posted on Friday, December 1, 2017

Whether you live in the coastal Carolinas or just like to visit, some of your fondest memories may be of the food that you’ve had in the area. Bald Head Island is the home to some of the best restaurants in Eastern North Carolina.  In this blog post, we share how you can add some island inspiration into your holiday meals. From seafood to dessert, there are island inspired dishes to satisfy every palate.    If you are having company...

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