Outer Banks Motel
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TravelPod Member ReviewsOuter Banks Motel Buxton
This is an ok place to stay for a short trip. We usually rent a house for a stay longer than 4 days. Houses are cheaper than hotels if you stay long enough.
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... a couple of weeks ago, even though this one was taller. I think that the construction of the stairway was easier to negotiate than the one in Pensacola.
The view from the top was spectacular. The water of the Atlantic Ocean at this location seemed to be much cleaner and more pristine. It was a beautiful green color all the way to the shore. We were surprised by the vast number of live oak trees on this part of the island.
We also ...
... our way back to the mainland, we stopped at Subway in Avon for a sandwich and then crossed the bridge back to the mainland. But we had one more stop to make in Alligator River National Wildlife Refuge before making the drive home. Despite my numerous trips to the Smokies and elsewhere in the mountains, I have never seen a black bear in the wild. Fortunately, a bear sighting during a visit ...
... on the beach and only $20 so $10 per couple. Camping just keeps getting cheaper and cheaper - at this rate soon they will be paying us to show up at the next place.
After about 20 minutes of deciding what campsite was suitable for rock stars such as ourselves we soon confirmed that our giant Mansion tents are no match for a windy beach. We actually gave up at one point and started taking our tent down as Louise was frantically ...
... we caught between 40 of us.......two sea bass. Craig and family (US friends from their Cheltenham days) have joined us for the week and he managed to hook one of them. Had it been bigger and in season we could have shared it for tea. Tea instead was a fishy feast from the fishmonger.......with birthday cake made by Alicia. What a splendid ...
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U-boats have made their own significant contribution to the tally.
It's a fascinating area, steeped in history. The Native Americans were the Croatoans (sic), who were generally friendly to the early settlers, despite a rather rough initial encounter with a British military party. Famously, there was 'The Lost Colony' of 1585, who'd disappeared by 1590. Lots ...