The Outer Banks of North Carolina is a wonderful vacation spot and a place that has played an important role in world history. Stay at an Outer Banks vacation rental and youl'll be nearby to where the Lost Colony disappeared in the 1500s and the Wright brother's learned to fly. Staying in an Outer Banks vacation rental is convenient as the area is connected by bridges and ferries. Major Outer Banks vacation rentals tourist towns include Nags Head, Duck, Kitty Hawk, Kill Devil Hills, Corolla & Manteo. Fun trips include a visit the lighthouses at Cape Hatteras, & Ocracoke Island. Beaches in the Outer Banks area are some of the best in the United States.