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Across the state, people are seeking out food grown locally, which is why there’s a growing number of farm-to-table restaurants in every region.
Ride a record-breaking roller coaster, visit the Wild West or beat the heat in a wave pool.
Along these beaches, see relics from Blackbeard’s ship, meet playful otters, watch wild horses, climb a lighthouse and more.
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This region offers many opportunities for play, including golf courses, spas, military museums and indoor skydiving.
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Go with the flow and see where the water takes you from the scenic Riverwalk lined with shops and cafes to the family-friendly entertainment found on…
When you think of extraordinary golf, the Pinehurst area, also known as the “Home of American Golf”, often immediately comes to mind. Full of…
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August 6 , September 5
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Elon (0.29 mile)
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I-85/40, Exit 141. A wonderful combination of a luxury inn and a bed and breakfast. Luxury Suites for the price of a room, whirlpools, fireplace, m...
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Extended stay hotel located 4 blocks west of Elon University. Nightly, weekly, monthly and annual rates.
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