Tourists are lining up rank and file for some down home coastal fare.
Requests for information on Outer Banks accommodations and travel guides have increased 38 percent over last year, in part thanks to Hurricane Katrina.
Some of the destinations in the Midwest are out of play this summer because Midwest tends to go down to the Gulf Coast region. Plus, the weather promises to be spectacular!
Tourist officials say there are plenty of accommodations to be had. You can find out all you need to know by logging onto www.outerbanks.org