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How to Try Ten New Things During Your Summer Vacation

It happens to all of us, you know… the dreaded rut. We plan our vacation, we do the same things (not that there is anything wrong with that), and then we wish we had tried something new as we head home. Not anymore! This week we are going to break the cycle of vacation ruts and start knocking off all those things on your bucket list. A beach vacation can be anything you want and don’t worry this isn’t all about adventures… new things come in all sorts of hidden ways! Let’s take a look at how to get the most out of your Summer beach vacation on Ocean Isle Beach!

The List

Like any great idea, you first need a plan. For this we need a list. Not just any list, but the ultimate bucket list of things you’ve always wanted to try during your beach vacation! Don’t worry, we have some ideas of our own. We have a lot of things to do during your week at Ocean Isle Beach, so a little pre-planning is in order. Here we go!

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The Budget

Since you’ve read our previous blog posts, you know the importance of a good budget… right? If not, now is a good time to sit down and consider what your budget will be for activities, dining, and other fun events. We all wish we had unlimited funds for adventures, but for most of us, a little budgeting can make the difference between a stress free vacation and well, a not so stress free vacation. Take some time and consider what your budget will allow, this will help determine which ten things to try this summer.

Let Us Help

Did you know that one of the best resources on Ocean isle Beach is our website? Not only is it the easiest way to book a vacation home, but it’s also a great way to keep up with the latest activities and events taking place on Ocean Isle Beach! As you read this blog, take a few minutes to review some of our other posts, all of which focus on vacationing on Ocean Isle Beach.

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Fun New Things To Try

So we aren’t going to give you ten things to do or try. We have lots of great blogs with ideas for new adventures. However, we do have a couple of great ideas to share and hope it inspires you to take the steps we outlined above to find your adventures.

Go to a new event

Sometimes the best experiences are the ones you never see coming. It is that festival you went to on a whim or the band you discovered by accident. Ocean Isle Beach is the perfect place to try something new. We have lots of great events that are fun and family-friendly. Many of these events are even free. Need some help finding an event to try? Check out our latest post: Your Guide To The Best Spring Events. Stay tuned to our blog for summer and fall events as well.


Never been kayaking before? Now is the perfect time to break out of your daily beach grind and get up close and personal with mother nature. There are few feelings as exhilarating as skimming along the water in a kayak. Who knows you may even see a dolphin or two.

New Wine

New adventures and experiences come in the same package. For one person kayaking might be a new adventure, for another it might be stepping out on a date night and trying a new bottle of wine. Just like the beauty of the beach there is loads of diverse activities to try on Ocean Isle Beach. Stop by the Silver Coast Winery to experience something unique to our lovely neighborhood.


Have you ever wanted to feel the rush of the waves? I mean really feel the full beauty and power of the ocean. If you do there is nothing like surfing. Ocean Isle Beach is a great place to learn to surf and an even better place to learn to surf. With our gentle waves you’ll be hanging ten in no time.

Off-Shore Fishing

Fishing is often thought of as a solo adventure, but if you are looking for a fun way to spend the day with the family. Not only do you get to spend the day on the water, but also chasing amazing atlantic game fish. Ocean Isle Beach’s waters are famous for their fishing.

If you’ve never been to Ocean Isle Beach now is the perfect time to make a change in your vacation pattern and pick one of the best spot on the North Carolina coast for your next family beach vacation. Booking early is the best way to guarantee to you get the vacation rental you’ve always wanted. Give us a call today at 800-727-9222 or click the button below to start planning your new beach vacation today.

How to Try Ten New Things During Your Summer Vacation

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