How well do you know Ocracoke? Here is a short quiz to test your familiarity with three island expressions. Leave a comment if you think you can match the phrases with their meanings.
A. We are going to the beach this afternoon.
B. We are going up the beach this afternoon.
C. We are going across the beach this afternoon.
1. We are going swimming this afternoon.
2. We are going for a drive on the beach this afternoon.
3. We are going to Nags Head this afternoon.
Our latest Ocracoke Newsletter, a newspaper article published in 1923
titled "Quaintest Town in America," provides a fascinating glimpse of
Ocracoke Island life a
century ago. You can read it here: