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Whether you are looking for a relaxing beach holiday or the chance to explore a forest, Emerald Isle has plenty to offer you. Even the winters are so mild that you can play golf or go deep-sea fishing. At Emerald Isle you can choose whether to relax on the beach or go in for some water sports. Be sure to visit the North Carolina Aquarium at Pine Knoll Shores, where you can touch a horseshoe crab or sea turtle as well as watch divers at the Living Shipwreck. Bird watchers must not miss Emerald Isle Woods, where there is a chance to see egrets, mockingbirds, pelicans and blue jays. Follow a nature trail at the Croatan Forest Recreation Area; you might be lucky enough to spot red-cockaded woodpeckers, pine warblers, chickadees or even a Venus flytrap. You can go swimming while you're there too. If you're interested in the history of Emerald Isle, visit the Beautfort Historical Centre and learn about the area's heritage.
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