Picture of the Week

There is nothing like the peaceful Hatteras Island sunrises!

Photos submitted by Bob Ricci. Here is what he had to say about them: “It was one of the most inspirational and sensational sunrises I think I’ve ever seen anywhere. I had a hard time telling the difference between the ocean, horizon & sky. I was out walking the dogs on the beach for quite a while during and after. What added to the experience as you know was the peace and tranquility that is prevalent this time of year plus having miles of beach all to ourselves…”
The photos were taken while staying at Sans Souci.


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