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Forget the heat of summer amid cool breezes when you tee it up in the mountains of North Carolina.
The rich and diverse culture of North Carolina’s people and places is depicted throughout the many museums and cultural institutions across the state.
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The Brunswick Islands offers 45 miles of beaches, where you can fill your day boating, fishing, dining, playing golf and a number of family-friendly activities.
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Plan your getaway around a signature event or find out what’s happening during your visit. From quick weekend trips to longer stays, you might watch a hammer throw competition at the Grandfather Mountain Highland Games, sample sounds where they were born at the John Coltrane International Jazz and Blues Festival, go for the top prize in the Big Rock Blue Marlin Fishing Tournament, or enjoy seasonal events like July 4th celebrations and Christmas light displays.
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Morehead City area
Whether you seek something secluded, active or just plain unspoiled, there are a number of beaches waiting for you and your family at the Crystal…
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Cedar Island (7.22 mile)
Great seafood and convenience at the Cedar Island ferry landing.
Ocracoke (13.98 mile)
Authentic Thai food, carry out only, call ahead.
Ocracoke (14.07 mile)
Coffee, espresso, tea, smoothies, bagels and baked goods. FreeE Wi-Fi. Open 7am daily.
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Harkers Island (10.14 mile)
Two locations with cabins.
Ocracoke (13.70 mile)
We have furnished cottages for you to relax in comfort and enjoy the picturesque surrounds while visiting Ocracoke Island. Each cottage is fully eq...
Ocracoke (13.77 mile)
Country Inns / Bed & Breakfasts
The Castle B&B is an 11-room B&B that serves a full country breakfast each morning to its guests. Guests also enjoy complimentary bicycles, an outd...
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