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    This award-winning museum is home to a world-class collection including 30 Rodin sculptures, a center for special exhibitions and a 164-acre Museum Park.

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    Take the Blue Ridge Parkway to Milepost 328.3, where kids and families can enjoy apple picking, a butterfly garden, a bee hive and walking trails.

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    Wilmington, or "Hollywood East," has hosted 400-plus movie and TV productions, including Iron Man 3, Revolution, One Tree Hill and Dawson's Creek.

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    Grandfather Mountain is a sanctuary where guests can see wildlife, hike alpine trails and walk a Mile High Swinging Bridge.
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    See what Safe Haven stars Josh Duhamel and Julianne Hough had to say about their favorite places to eat and relax while filming in Southport.

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Fall Foliage Hikes

Fall Foliage Hikes

Chase autumn colors from the mountains through cities to the coast on hikes that take advantage of distinct landscapes.

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Shadow of the Bear

Shadow of the Bear

This month, the side of Highway 64 near Cashiers offers one of the most unique leaf-looking experiences in the country.

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