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Finally, We are answering the million dollar question! Who is John Yancey? John Yancey was a hotelier that was based in Newport News, VA. The John Yancey Inn was the first of the family’s many properties throughout the Hampton Roads area! To our guests that are familiar with our property the Main Building was the original building of the hotel, built in 1962. Several years later, the Sea Building was added right in front.  Did you know there was a restaurant previously? Yes, in what had been the Easy-Beach Access rooms, there was a full service restaurant! In the early 1980’s the Four Seasons building was built.

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The Best Instagram Photo Spots Around The Outer Banks

Getting that perfect vacation pic can end up being such a hassle if you don’t know the right places to shoot. The Outer Banks has tons of great locations to get the perfect selfie or big group photo and we are here to help! We have found some of the most unique and beautiful locations to snap that perfect selfie, star in your own OBX photoshoot, or get that family pic that’ll go on the mantle. 

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Local Restaurants Surviving During Coronavirus Impact

This post was written by Erica Wade.

What is the best part about vacation? People have a lot of different opinions on this, the atmosphere, being off of work, the beach, but most will agree that the FOOD is one of the best parts! Thus, this month we wanted to introduce two awesome restaurants here in the Outer Banks that we know our customers cannot live without. These two places have been working extra hard during the COVID-19 pandemic and are currently OPEN to serve customers the food they love, so we asked them a few questions about how COVID-19 has affected them. This blog chance to love them as much as we do!

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