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Plan the Ultimate Day Trip to The Blowing Rock

The Blowing Rock is a beautiful Western North Carolina attraction that offers stunning views and unique experiences. You'll find it just outside the charming...

North Carolina Beer: Top Breweries for Families in Charlotte, Raleigh, and Winston-Salem

Microbreweries have risen in popularity over the past twenty years, with new specialty brewing companies popping up across the country every week. North Carolina...

Explore The Coast With A Weekend Ferry Excursion

For decades, the only way to reach certain areas of the North Carolina coast was by a ferry or private boat. Today, many residents...

Peanut Trail: Five Delicious Places to Shop for Local NC Peanuts

Did you know that North Carolina ranks fifth in the country for peanut production? Commercially-grown peanuts became a part of NC agriculture back in...

How To See The Wild Horses Of The Outer Banks

Origin of the Wild Horses of Corolla  Descended from the Spanish Mustangs, the Corolla wild horses were the first settlers of the Outer Banks. The...

A Family Favorite: The Museum of Life and Science in Durham

For some, a day at the museum might sound a little boring. This is not the case with the Museum of Life and Science...

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Plan the Ultimate Day Trip to The Blowing Rock

The Blowing Rock is a beautiful Western North Carolina attraction that offers stunning views and unique experiences. You'll find it just outside the charming...

All Hands on Deck! Kids Love the Battleship USS North Carolina

The Battleship USS North Carolina, completed and launched only a few months before the onset of World War II, saw action in every major...

Peanut Trail: Five Delicious Places to Shop for Local NC Peanuts

Did you know that North Carolina ranks fifth in the country for peanut production? Commercially-grown peanuts became a part of NC agriculture back in...

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Courtyard of the Cherokee

What is it? The Courtyard of the Cherokee is an outdoor arts and culture exhibit that authentically represents the seven clans of the Eastern Band...

The Appalachian Rivers Aquarium: is it Fun for Kids?

When is the last time your kids had a hands-on experience with turtles, salamanders or crayfish? They can have these experiences and more at the...

North Carolina Beer: Top Breweries for Families in Charlotte, Raleigh, and Winston-Salem

Microbreweries have risen in popularity over the past twenty years, with new specialty brewing companies popping up across the country every week. North Carolina...

South Carolina’s 8 Best Attractions for Animal Lovers

These family-friendly adventures offer peeks into the lives of animals such as lions, alligators, and kangaroos. Educational opportunities abound and children are given the...

Save On Animal Adventures for Mother’s Day

From Hendersonville to Scotland Neck, Carolina Traveler teamed up with four amazing animal adventures to offer special savings - just in time for Mother's...

A Family Favorite: The Museum of Life and Science in Durham

For some, a day at the museum might sound a little boring. This is not the case with the Museum of Life and Science...

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Save On Animal Adventures for Mother’s Day

From Hendersonville to Scotland Neck, Carolina Traveler teamed up with four amazing animal adventures to offer special savings - just in time for Mother's...

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15 Fabulous Fall Day Trips in Western North Carolina

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Nature’s Lessons You won’t need to travel far from mountain cities like Asheville, Hendersonville or Boone to visit some of the most impressive geological sites in the Appalachians. Your kids will love expending extra energy in North Carolina’s natural playgrounds. Chimney Rock Park U.S. Routes 64 and...

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North Carolina Historic Sites: The Final Battles of the Civil War

The Battle of Averasboro Averasboro Battlefield and Museum Dunn, NC On March 15, 1865, Confederate General William Hardee was ordered to delay General William Sherman’s march across the...

Life in Bloom: The 7 Most Beautiful Botanical Gardens in NC

Spring in North Carolina creates beautiful sights. Having the chance to experience all four seasons is one of the many reasons why families love...

The Appalachian Rivers Aquarium: is it Fun for Kids?

When is the last time your kids had a hands-on experience with turtles, salamanders or crayfish? They can have these experiences and more at the...

Peanut Trail: Five Delicious Places to Shop for Local NC Peanuts

Did you know that North Carolina ranks fifth in the country for peanut production? Commercially-grown peanuts became a part of NC agriculture back in...

9 Fantastic Fun Parks Across North Carolina

The splash at the bottom of a water slide. The squealing tires of a go-kart. The final blast of light from your laser tag...

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Top 12 Animal Adventures in North Carolina

A hike near the Blue Ridge might mean spotting a brown bear. A boat trip off North Carolina’s coast could lead to a dolphin...

North Carolina Historic Sites: The Final Battles of the Civil War

The Battle of Averasboro Averasboro Battlefield and Museum Dunn, NC On March 15, 1865, Confederate General William Hardee was ordered to delay General William Sherman’s march across the...

A Family Favorite: The Museum of Life and Science in Durham

For some, a day at the museum might sound a little boring. This is not the case with the Museum of Life and Science...

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Find Hidden Gems: Weekend Things To Do in Franklin

While many seek out Franklin for the the slow pace and relaxing mountain town vibe, we found plenty of fun things to do in...

Save On Animal Adventures for Mother’s Day

From Hendersonville to Scotland Neck, Carolina Traveler teamed up with four amazing animal adventures to offer special savings - just in time for Mother's...

The Appalachian Rivers Aquarium: is it Fun for Kids?

When is the last time your kids had a hands-on experience with turtles, salamanders or crayfish? They can have these experiences and more at the...

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Save On Animal Adventures for Mother’s Day

From Hendersonville to Scotland Neck, Carolina Traveler teamed up with four amazing animal adventures to offer special savings - just in time for Mother's...

North Carolina Beer: Top Breweries for Families in Charlotte, Raleigh, and Winston-Salem

Microbreweries have risen in popularity over the past twenty years, with new specialty brewing companies popping up across the country every week. North Carolina...

Life in Bloom: The 7 Most Beautiful Botanical Gardens in NC

Spring in North Carolina creates beautiful sights. Having the chance to experience all four seasons is one of the many reasons why families love...