Enjoying the pristine beaches and warm temperature of North Carolina
can be fully experienced in Brunswick County. This county which was
formed in 1764 offers tourist with un-crowded beaches that feature best
of sunrise and sunsets reflecting in the water, making it a perfect
place for vacation with family and friends.
The county is included in the Cape Fear Council of Governments with
Wilmington, Columbus, New Hanover and Pender, a council that administers
regional planning and administration. Among the cities and towns inside
Brunswick are Bald Head Island, Carolina Shores, Caswell Beach, Ocean
Isle Beach, Oak Island, Sunset Beach, Bolivia, Navassa, and Holden Beach
and a lot more. Notable is the proliferation of beaches in the area that
have been attracting locales and tourists.
Aside from Bald Head's breathtaking landscapes, the island is also home
to North Carolina's oldest lighthouse. Enjoying the beaches of this
no-cars-allowed island translates itself into a historical retreat,
transporting visitors centuries back.
The lighthouse, which was built in
1817 is made primarily of bricks and has a museum counterpart. Exploring
the island can be enjoyably done by biking or boating, but walking on
its natural landscapes, salt marshes, sand dunes and forests is a
memorable experience in itself.
Another famous recreational activity in the island is golfing,
especially with the emergence of the Bald Head Island Club Course.
Here is a list of recommendable accommodations in the island:
Theodosia's Bed and Breakfast, Tiffany's Beach Rentals and Marsh Harbor
For visitors who are looking for something homey in a place far from
home, then the island of Calabash is the best place for recreation. Much
appetizing than the sight of home-style establishments and picturesque
river walks are the taste of the place's signature seafood preparation,
the Calabash style notable for deep frying shrimp, clams, fish and
oysters in a batter. One can also experience fishing on their own in
Calabash Fishing Fleet. Aside from being a place of remarkable delicacy,
Calabash is also home to a number of golf courses like the Meadowlands
Golf Club, Farmstead Golf and Carolina Shores Golf and Country Club.
Escaping from the cutthroat city can be fully much be attained in
Caswell Beach which fosters a truly laid back beach town. The island is
home to the Caswell lighthouse which is one of the few providers of
light in the area during the night. This portion of the Oak Island truly
brings its visitors to a classic beach vacation experience, from fishing
expeditions to strolling at low tides and viewing the old-fashioned
coast guard stations. There are a number of accommodations in the beach
including Coastal Vacation resorts, Oak Island Accommodations and
Margaret Rudd and Associates. The beach is also close to the Oak Island
Golf Country Club.
Donít forget to try other islands in the county and make the most of the