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National Parks Week on the Crystal Coast

National Park Week is America’s largest celebration of national heritage. It’s about making great connections, exploring amazing places, discovering open spaces, enjoying affordable vacations, and enhancing America’s best idea—the national parks!

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How to Have a Great Vacation Despite Rainy Days on the Crystal Coast

It’s bound to happen sooner or later, rain while you’re on your vacation! But a rainy day doesn’t have to ruin your vacation.

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100 Free Things To Do on the Crystal Coast

Spend your vacation on the Crystal Coast and explore the entire area without spending a dime! Bluewater Vacation Rental’s list of free things to do on the Crystal Coast will keep everyone in the family entertained without breaking the budget.

The Point on the western end of Emerald Isle

The Point of Emerald Isle

The Point, as we locals affectionately call it, is the far western end of Emerald Isle. This is an expansive, secluded location of sandy shoreline that is perfect for those who want to get away from it all.

Bikes at the Hungrytown Bike Tours

Hungrytown Bike Tour

Take a tour of Beaufort, NC a unique way with a Hungrytown Bike Tour. Relax with a little bit of history, a smidge of exercise, and a side of wine to boot.

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Drinks at the Beach Itinerary

Ready for some fun with drinks at the beach? There are several great locations for you and your fellow adult friends to enjoy an adult beverage or grab a non-alcoholic beverage or coffee. We’re sharing a few suggestions and feel free to add a few of your own. We’d love to hear from you. Drinks […]

Turtle nests on Emerald Isle

Turtle Nesting on Emerald Isle

Each year along the Crystal Coast, hundreds of turtles return home to nest. Read on for tips on how you can help protect the turtles on the Crystal Coast.