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All the Best Parks and Playgrounds on Topsail Island

Topsail Island, North Carolina is known for its family-friendly beaches and kid-friendly atmosphere. Part of the reason for that is the number of playgrounds and parks on the 26-mile-long island that includes the towns of North Topsail Beach, Surf City and Topsail Beac... View the full post »

Topsail NC Holiday Highlights You Need to Know

Everything is better at the beach—holidays included! Come on over to Topsail Island and spend the holiday season with us on the breathtaking coast of North Carolina. Enjoy all of the seasonal highlights plus a little sun, sand and surf. You'll probably love it so mu... View the full post »

How to Make the Most of Your Family Time on Topsail Island

Ah, the family vacation. It's what you and your family look forward to each and every year—and you want it to be the best it can be for everyone on the trip... which is not always an easy task. So how do you make the most of your family time together and enjoy your ... View the full post »

10 Dolphin Facts That Will Fascinate You

Dolphins are some of the most majestic and most beautiful of the ocean's inhabitants. They are also quite amazing, not to mention pretty adorable. With 44 species of dolphin, 38 of which are oceanic (the rest are found in major rivers), it's no surprise that these... View the full post »

The Most Popular Reasons to Visit Poplar Grove Plantation

Poplar Grove Plantation makes for a wonderful and historical day trip—and is only about a 30-minute drive from your Topsail rental. Southeastern North Carolina's last remaining plantation complexes are open to the public at this North Carolina historic site. Within ... View the full post »

Fishing Quotes That Will Make You Smile

Topsail Island, North Carolina is famous for its fishing, so be sure that you plan for some fishing adventures while you're here. Whether it's from the private dock of your Topsail rental, a charter fishing excursion, fishing off of the pier, or surf fishing right... View the full post »

All You Need To Know About Topsail Rentals

If you're thinking about a beach vacation on Topsail Island, North Carolina and wondering where to stay, what you need to know, and where to find everything you need to know about the process—we've got you covered. Today we're highlighting all the informatio... View the full post »

The Best Fall Events and Things To Do in Topsail

We're quickly approaching the end of the summer beach season on Topsail Island. Don't be sad! Did you know that the spirit of summer and the beach vibe continue on well into autumn here on the coast? They do. In fact, the fall season is one of the best times to be... View the full post »

How to Find the Best Long Term Rentals on Topsail Island

So you'd like to spend a little more time on Topsail Island beyond just a few weeks in the summer? Great! A long-term Topsail rental might be just what you're looking for. Whether you're in a job transition, military assignment, or you're just looking to s... View the full post »

6 of the Best Beach Quotes About Life and Love

The beach provides inspiration for many things on a daily basis. It has a way of giving perspective, offering comfort, and helping us all to remember that there is beauty found on its shorelines and in its crashing ocean waters. Here are some of our favorite beach quotes ... View the full post »

All You Need to Know About Sea Turtle Nesting in NC

Topsail Island sea turtles are a pretty big deal around here—and for good reason. Not only are they incredibly cute but they are also very complex migratory creatures whose lifecycles are observed with a careful eye. Just like you, sea turtles are beach goers. In fact t... View the full post »

The Best Things To Do Near Your Topsail Island Rental

Your North Carolina beach vacation is quickly approaching. Where are you staying? What are you doing? We have some great suggestions for you no matter which Topsail Island rental you choose. We're showing you the highlights of the best things to do right near your ren... View the full post »

The Secrets of the Missile Towers on Topsail Island

When you make the drive from Surf City into Topsail Beach, you can't miss the mysterious structures that have fueled imaginations, conversations and questions throughout the years. So what secrets do these iconic structures hold? Let's find out. The significance o... View the full post »

Are Topsail Events Some of the Best in NC? Yes!

Vacationers to Topsail Island, NC love all the area has to offer including its beautiful beaches, family-friendly atmosphere, and the quintessential beach experience that we have all come to know and love. But that's not all. Visitors, vacationers and residents also l... View the full post »

The Most Popular Summer 2019 Events on Topsail Island

We love summer on the coast of North Carolina and we're highlighting some of our most popular local events, festivals and things to do both on Topsail Island and right over the bridge on the mainland in coming months. The thing is, you have to be here to join in all o... View the full post »