The OBX Connection - Your Outer Banks Vacation Guide

Outer Banks Vacation Rentals - Find Your OBX Beach House
Outer Banks Vacation Rentals
There are thousands of Outer Banks vacation rental homes in all different shapes and sizes. You will find everything from oceanfront mansions that sleep 30, to affordable one bedroom condos. Our Outer Banks Vacation Rental guide shows you what rental companies have the beach house you are looking for.

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Outer Banks Message Board - The OBX's Best Vacation Forum
Outer Banks Message Board
The Outer Banks busiest message board with great information on your favorite area. Ask questions, get answers and talk about OBX. With thousands of members, the OBX Connection message board is a fun and informative forum!

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Top 5 Most Recent Topics From The Outer Banks Message Board
RAT PROBLEM - Posted By: Carolina Calm on 2/22/2020
Twiddy posted a You Tube video last Tuesday outlying the huge rat problem issue in Pine Island and Ocean Sands. The rats it seems are out of control. They are getting into houses and causing a great deal of damage. It seems that they may be attracted by garbage left in trash cans. I see rental properties all the time with trash can at the end of the driveways blown over and trash all over th... [Read Full Post]

QUESTIONS ABOUT THE "SOUTHERN ROUTE" THROUGH NC - Posted By: 2boysmom on 2/22/2020
We are going to try the southern route from Ohio (35/77/52/40/US64) this year since we are starting our trip in Hatteras. I've searched the posts here and couldn't find answers to are few things. We plan to leave home around 5:00 a.m. on a Wednesday, and we should be to Raleigh by noon. At that time of day, should we use 440, 540, or ??? We've never been through there before and I have no idea... [Read Full Post]

TAYLOR PORK ROLL OR PORK ROLL OR WHATEVER IT IS - Posted By: Tim-OBX on 2/22/2020
I know many here rave over the pork roll so I am letting those people know Spanky's has it again for a limited time. I had one last time he had them and it's good. I eat at Spanky's once or twice a week. Tell Ben Tim said HI.

TOMORROW MORNING - Posted By: dannik508 on 2/22/2020
At this time tomorrow morning I'll be approaching the Delaware Memorial Bridge on the Turnpike. I'll still have 7 hours to go to get to Rodanthe. This is my first time taking these dogs. All my other dogs have done well on the trip. I only stop at the last rest stop on the Turnpike and then once for gas. I"ll probably make a couple of quick pit stops for the dogs to do their thing too. I'm bringi... [Read Full Post]

MORE KMART NEWS - Posted By: NCSU Dad on 2/22/2020
I didn't know the land was being leased by Kmart.

Outer Banks Restaurant Guide
Outer Banks Restaurant Guide
Read reviews of the best (and worst) Outer Banks restaurants on OBX Connection. See pictures, check menus and get directions quickly and easily. If you are looking for great information on an Outer Banks Restaurant, we can help!

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Top 5 Most Recent Outer Banks Restaurant Reviews
SEA SALT GRILL - Name Change
This restaurant changed its name back to Argyles. Slightly different menu.

GOOD LIFE GOURMET - Name Chane, Menu Change
Now called Russos with a different menu and business hours

DINKY'S WATERFRONT RESTAURANT - ??
definitely a fàvorite the view , the atmosphere perfect ! Food delicious!!

DUNE BURGER - last year was a disappointment
We have always loved DB, but in 2018 we tried to go to Dune Burger. When we went, after we ordered informed us that they were out of beef patties, which seems really odd since that is the key thing that they sell. Then it was an ordeal getting our card credited.

GIDGETS PIZZA AND PASTA - Margherita Pizza
we ordered Gidgets for delivery. I wanted the Margherita Pizza which is hard to find on a menu and I ate the whole thing!! The rest of my family ordered the cheese pizza. The slices are big. And the delivery time was reasonable for a weekend

Outer Banks Web Cam Directory - All OBX Webcams
Outer Banks Webcams
There are many excellent Outer Banks webcams from Corolla to Hatteras Island. You can see the beaches, the ocean and even several fishing piers and lighthouse web cams. There is nothing like being on the Outer Banks in person, but our OBX web cams can help you feel like your here, even when you're far away.

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Top 5 Most Popular Outer Banks Webcams
JENNETTES PIER WEBCAM NAGS HEAD
Live streaming video of the surf from Jennette's Pier, located in Nags Head, NC. this is a great Outer Banks webcam and shows why the OBX is a great vacation spot!

AVALON PIER WEBCAM
Streaming webcam located on the Avalon Pier in Kill Devil Hills, NC on the Outer Banks. This webcam includes sound of the surf, so turn down your speakers if you're at work!

COROLLA LIGHT SURF CAM
A great streaming webcam from Corolla Light in the northern part of the Outer Banks. This is a full motion video feed with a very clear picture of the beach and the surf.

FRYING PAN OCEAN PLATFORM WEBCAM
The Frying Pan webcam is located 35 miles off the coast of Cape Fear, North Carolina. Above water overlooking the Mid-Atlantic Ocean, this camera provides a bird’s eye view of the ocean surrounding the Frying Pan Tower. When weather moves in, you’ll see a swift change in the waves and want to watch the storm roll through. On other days, the sunrise, sunset, and expansive clouds on the horizon will... [Read Full Post]

HILTON GARDEN INN BEACH WEB CAM
Very nice Outer Banks webcam, streaming live views from the Hilton Garden Inn in Kitty Hawk. See the beach and ocean with the Kitty Hawk Pier as the centerpiece. This camera moves and zooms in to show different areas of the beach. This is a fun one to watch.

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