Trips that Go Beyond the Beach

Find trip ideas that let you explore the coast in a whole new way, from the best beach biking and flightseeing to amazing snorkeling and road trips.

5 Stunning Coastal Road Trips

Open the sunroof, crank up the tunes, and hit the road with our top five scenic water-view drives.

North Carolina's Outer Banks
Writer: Sarah Latta

North Carolina's Outer Banks

The endlessly curving roads of the Outer Banks make it a fun ride for those with a strong stomach. Small beach towns dot the landscape with dunes and long beaches in between. Create a circuit by taking U.S. highways 17, 158, and 64.

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20 Beautiful Beach Cottages

From polished and sophisticated to rustic and casual, browse through this roundup of beach cottages to find your favorite coastal style.

Room to Breathe