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Stories and Tips Ocracoke Island

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Watch Me NOT Watch My Watch

Written by Kim M. on 13 Jan, 2003

Ocracoke in November was a wonderful, magical place for me. As soon as we got off the ferry from Hatteras, time no longer seemed important. Gone was the sound of traffic, absent were the billboards and the lighted signs, and far behind me were the…Read More

Teach's Hole (Arr, matey!)

Written by Kim M. on 13 Jan, 2003

Back in the days when pirates sailed the high seas, the Outer Banks were often visited by seafaring villains. The most notorious of these was Edward Teach, better known as Blackbeard. Blackbeard used Ocracoke as a hideout in 1718 and later died there. On Ocracoke's…Read More

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