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Go wild at the North Carolina Zoo, coastal aquariums and other animal attractions.
Play a round at Albemarle Plantation or one of our many other nationally recognized courses.
Drive roads that double as destinations from the Cherohala Skyway to the Outer Banks Byway.
Discover Chimney Rock, Lake Lure and other outdoor sights as well as the quirky charm of this region’s arts, dining and craft breweries.
An area rich in history, this region also is home to furniture and pottery making, a barbecue battleground and Yadkin Valley wineries.
These south-facing beaches are home to America’s Coolest Small Town, Cape Lookout National Seashore and the nation’s best wreck diving.
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Happy, sunshiny days, cool breezes and brilliant color painting every landscape can only mean one thing. Spring in North Carolina. Get outside and experience everything this vibrant season has to offer from outdoor festivals and scenic drives on the Blue Ridge Parkway to the oh-so-perfect temperatures at any one of our amazing beaches.
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In honor of NC Beer Month this April, this sweepstakes will offer one lucky winner a beer adventure of a lifetime.
Experience the synthesis of technology, art and music at this interactive festival April 23-27 in Asheville.
From above the clouds to below the surface, take a journey through the many layers of North Carolina beauty.
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You can visit three National Historic Landmarks and a North Carolina Historic Site in Edenton, named one of “America’s Prettiest Small Towns.”
North Carolina has some offbeat attractions and quirky characters that make great backdrops for memorable photos and stories.
From walking among wildflowers to hitting the trail by bike, here are eight ways to enjoy the sunnier days and warmer nights of spring.
Whether rock climbing or taking the stairs to the top of Chimney Rock, the view – 75 miles in all directions on a clear day – is spectacular.
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From one-day jaunts to weeklong adventures, these trip ideas will inspire families, foodies and outdoor enthusiasts alike.
Go boating along the Intracoastal Waterway to visit coastal spots such as Beaufort, Jacksonville, Wilmington and the Brunswick Islands.
Plan a brewery vacation with this three-day tasting tour of local breweries and craft beer spots in Asheville, Charlotte and the Triangle.
The Road to Nowhere ends at a tunnel inside Great Smoky Mountains National Park. If you want to venture farther, you have to do it by foot.
Just north of Charlotte on Interstate 77, Lake Norman offers Metrolina Greenhouses, the Carolina Raptor Center and other nature attractions.
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Get your summer started early at Wrightsville Beach, North Carolina’s most accessible beach. Full of activities for the entire family, Wrightsville…
Take the ferry to Bald Head Island and discover a golf course of unparalleled wild beauty. The Bald Head Island Club Golf Course winds its way around…
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