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Ocracoke | Norfolk, NC

Situated on the outer banks of North Carolina, the little island of Ocracoke was once upon a time a quaint fishing village, but not anymore. Over time it has managed to shake off that tag and become a hub for tourists and locals looking to explore the vast natural beauty of the area.

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Classic Norfolk Diners and Retro Theatres

by Peggy January - last edited a month ago

Retro Norfolk | Classic Diners and Vintage TheatresThere’s something about vintage Americana that's undeniably cool. From the architecture of 1950s drive-throughs to retro diners, there's a classy and classic elegance that mixes kitsch with chic. Norfolk has a few great buldings that seem to have been frozen in the mid-20th Century and are icons of a different time, where hair was big and TVs were small.

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Aquatic Things to do in Norfolk

by Peggy January - last edited January

Nautical Norfolk | Aquatic Things to do in NorfolkIt’s no wonder Norfolk attracts visitors who love the water. Its northern edge borders the Chesapeake Bay with seven miles of sandy beaches, perfect for those long summer days and blowy winter walks. In total, Norfolk has 144 miles of shoreline, including lakes, rivers, and the bay. So what are you waiting for? Grab a paddle!

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Then And Now: The Living History of Norfolk

by Peggy January - last edited January

Then And Now | The Living History of NorfolkNorfolk, a lively East Coast city in the center of the Atlantic seaboard, has a rich history dating back to 1682, when immigrants from Britain first established it. Over the centuries, its strategic location, on a large natural harbour, has helped it grow into a major military hub and cargo port. And even though it’s a thriving, modern city today, you can still find traces of yesteryear.

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A Beginner's Guide to Norfolk

by Peggy January - last edited January

A Beginner's Guide to NorfolkWelcome to Norfolk, a 400-year-old port city in the heart of the mid-Atlantic. Bordering one of the world’s largest natural harbours, this historic city is home to a young, hip population who love Norfolk’s walkable downtown area, waterfront parks, and enticing array of restaurants, clubs, and arts venues. 

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