Pet-Friendly Vacation Rental: What’s Allowed and What’s Not

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You’re planning your beach vacation and you can’t help but want to bring your furry family members with you! After all, beaches and dogs seem to have an affinity for one another. Frolicking in the surf, romping through the sand and running full speed ahead are the makings of a perfect K-9, pet friendly afternoon.

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Sandbridge Beach: The Outer Banks of Virginia

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The Outer Banks are stretches of peninsulas and barrier islands that run 200 miles along the coast of North Carolina and Virginia. The Outer Banks strand actually begins in Virginia with the 4.5-mile long Sandbridge Beach. Because Sandbridge Beach is backed by Currituck Sound to the west and the Atlantic Ocean to the east, its geography is similar to that of the North Carolina Outer Banks. That similarity (and also cultural similarities) have earned Sandbridge Beach the nickname “The Outer Banks of Virginia.” For those who love the remote, untamed, and relaxed atmosphere of North Carolina’s Outer Banks, Sandbridge Beach is a must-see.

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Activities for the Adventurous Vacationer in Sandbridge

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If you are looking for an adventure that offers more adrenaline than what your typical go-carts or putt-putt can offer we’ve got you covered. Here are 6 activities that will get you active and your adrenaline going in the Virginia Beach area.

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Top 4 Beach Activities in the Winter

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Typically when most think of going to the beach in Sandbridge they usually think of summer vacation, but there are many who prefer going to the beach in the off-season.  The off-season is less crowded and more peaceful.  But even those who come in the off-season usually only consider the fall or spring.

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Wildlife Watch: American Black Duck & Tundra Swan Migrate to Sandbridge Beach

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In fall, visitors to Sandbridge Beach are treated to a natural wonder as thousands of migrating birds visit the barrier island. Seasonal visitors include brightly colored warblers, shorebirds, and waterfowl. The most familiar sightings are flocks of American Black Ducks and Tundra Swans taking up temporary residence in Back Bay National Wildlife Refuge and the surrounding ponds, beaches, and woodlands.

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Top 10 Tips to Keep Cool During Hot Days at Sandbridge Beach

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While other parts of the country may be cooling down, Sandbridge Beach often enjoys tropical temperatures well into early fall. Beachgoers look forward to balmy days by the shore, but also crave ways to keep cool. Here are 10 hot ideas for chilling out at the beach.

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Explore the Beauty and Excitement of Sandbridge Parks and Refuges

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Visitors to Sandbridge Beach come for seclusion, pristine beaches, and the rare opportunity to be immersed in an unspoiled natural environment. Sandbridge Beach may be compact, but what it lacks in square mileage it more than makes up for in breathtaking wildlife refuges and family-friendly state parks.

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Sandbridge Vacation Guide for the Empty Nester

Becoming an empty nester is a rite of passage in the lives of parents. While it may have its melancholy moments, many couples are thrilled at the additional freedom they have and look to head off into new adventures during this season. Without sports schedules, school projects or high school routines to hold you back, you’re free to move at your own pace. The best way to celebrate? An empty nesters’ vacation to Sandbridge Beach with your spouse and other couples.

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Book Your Sandbridge Beach Summer Vacation Early for the Best Deals

Summer hasn’t passed yet and the sand from your recent vacation is still in your shoes, but you might pause and consider next summer’s vacation. Sandbridge Beach in Virginia is one of the most desirable destinations on the map, with scenic beauty, fun activities for all ages and tastes, good food, and fresh ocean air. But summer is many months away, so why start worrying now?

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