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How to Reel in the Most Fish on Topsail

  So, you'd like to go fishing on Topsail Island. Where do you start? Let us help! First, we'd recommend that you read our previous post entitled Everything You Need to Know About Fishing on Topsail Island. Second, make sure you have your NC fishing license (unless you're pier fi... View the full post »

All You Need to Have for the Best Shelling on Topsail

So, what do you need to find the best seashells on Topsail Island? We're so glad you asked! You'll be pleasantly surprised that it doesn't take much to have a very successful shelling adventure. It's not complicated. It's not expensive. It doesn't require special equipmen... View the full post »

What You Need to Know About the Wells Fargo PGA Golf Tournament

If you haven't already heard, there's a well-known golf tournament on the PGA circuit with big-name players coming to Wilmington, North Carolina this May. The Wells Fargo Championship is usually held at the Quail Hollow Club in Charlotte, NC but this year it's being hosted at Eagle P... View the full post »

3 Simple Steps to the Most Romantic Beach Getaway Ever

Whether it's Valentine's Day or any day, planning a romantic beach getaway doesn't have to be complicated. In fact, it's as easy as 1, 2, 3. All you really need to do is think ahead and remember the small details that make a big difference, and you're well on your way to whis... View the full post »

How to Start Your New Year in the Best Way Ever

  It's that time of year again. A time of new beginnings. A time of looking forward. A time of planning. So how do you go about making sure that you start your New Year off in the best way possible? We're glad you asked. Making your vacation time a priority is one way to do it. You w... View the full post »

What Happens When You Take Your Dog on a Vacation to Topsail

  Have you been considering a pet-friendly vacation with your beloved four-legged friend? There are some really compelling reasons why you should! Not only does your constant companion deserve a vacation, but both you and your pet can reap the many other benefits that come from vacation... View the full post »

Why Winter is the Best Time to Plan Your Summer Vacation

  While you're in the midst of thinking about the drab and dreary days of winter, the impending snowfall, and the colder temperatures that come during this time of the year, you can find solace in knowing that this is the perfect time to plan your summer vacation. In fact, vacation plann... View the full post »

The Best Ways to Explore the Great Outdoors on Topsail Island

  With 26 miles of beautiful beaches and exquisite shorelines, Topsail Island is a little bit off-the-beaten path and well worth exploring. From the oceanside to the soundside and everything in between, you'll find unending ways to get outside in the fresh sea-salt air and embark upon co... View the full post »

3 Big Reasons to Fish in the Fall and Winter on Topsail Island

    The weather may be cooling down but the fishing is heating up during the fall and winter seasons on Topsail Island. Why? One of the biggest reasons is that during the autumn months fish are migrating from the cooler northern waters in search of warmer southern waters. When the summ... View the full post »

Everything You Need To Know About Fishing on Topsail Island

   The southern coast of North Carolina is a fishermen's paradise with its proximity to the warmer Gulf Stream waters and the cooler inshore waters. Because Topsail Island is a barrier island, there are also brackish waters, estuaries and mud flats along with its soundside waters. T... View the full post »

What are the Best Fall Events on Topsail Island?

  Have you been wondering what's happening this fall season on Topsail Island, North Carolina? Well then, this is the blog post for you! We've highlighted the best local festivals, events and things to do during autumn on our island. Topsail events are fun, festive and family-friend... View the full post »

Beach Quotes That Will Have Your Heart Longing for Topsail

  It's that time of year where summer is wrapping up and thoughts of fall begin to fill our minds. While there's a lot to love about each and every season, we find the beach season to be endless here on Topsail Island. Spring, summer, fall or winter, there's always a reason to be... View the full post »

3 of the Best Ways Topsail Takes Care of Its Sea Turtles

    It's sea turtle nesting season on Topsail Island, so we've been putting the spotlight on these awesome and totally lovable reptiles of the sea. In case you missed it, you should read up on What You Need To Know About Sea Turtles on Topsail Island. We promise, you'll lea... View the full post »

What You Need to Know About Sea Turtles on Topsail Island

  So, how much do you know about Topsail Island's sea turtles? They are locally loved and endlessly fascinating marine reptiles that nest on our local beaches and live in our Atlantic waters. Let's talk about everything you need to know about Topsail's sea turtles, then you can p... View the full post »

How to Get From Your Topsail Rental to Tee Time in 3 Easy Steps

Did you know that getting from your Topsail Island vacation rental to the your tee time is as easy as 1, 2, 3? It is! Three simple steps take you from your door to the golf course in a matter of minutes. Golfing adventures abound during your stay in Topsail, so you'll have plenty of choices... View the full post »