The Outer Banks in North Carolina are home to incredible white sand beaches, sparkling turquoise water, a complicated history, great dining out, and numerous outdoor activity options. Head to Roanoke Island, the site of England's first settlement in the New World, and one of the most visited North Carolina coastal regions for well over 400 years. There's also shipwreck sites to explore, plenty of trails through lush forests, and much more. And make sure to take a look at these spring weekend trips with pools for your ideal mini-break. These accommodations are so comfortable you won't want the weekend to end! Nothing beats relaxing in your own private pool after a fun-packed day exploring this gorgeous region. There's a huge variety of accommodation options, ranging from the sleek and modern to something a little more rustic. Each comes equipped with everything necessary for the perfect vacation.