Category Archives: North Carolina

10 Exciting Things to Do in North Carolina in Spring (+ Tips)

Mingus Mill - Things to do in North Carolina in spring

There is something truly special about visiting North Carolina in spring. This guide details all the cool things to do in NC in spring! One of my favorite places to visit during spring was always North Carolina.  My southern neighbor always moved into the season at around the same time, but the state just seemed […]

12 Breathtaking Places to Enjoy Fall in North Carolina

Grandfather Mountain

North Carolina is one of the most beautiful states in the USA, hands down. These are some of the best places to experience fall in North Carolina! What are your favorite places for fall foliage in North Carolina? Let us know the best cities, towns, parks, and attractions that are amazing for NC leaf-peeping opportunities […]

26 Wonderful Places to Visit in North Carolina

Chimney Rock State Park

North Carolina offers some of the East Coast’s most diverse scenery. We have selected several of the best places to visit in North Carolina for this round-up of some of the best the state has to offer! All of these places (and heaps more!) should be on every North Carolina bucket list. From natural destinations […]

12 Fantastic Weekend Trips from Charlotte, North Carolina

Bald River Falls in Cherokee National Forest in Tennessee

Are you looking for the best weekend trips from Charlotte, North Carolina? This guide has you covered! There are so many amazing places to visit near Charlotte, whether they be in North Carolina or somewhere outside of the state in Virginia, Tennessee, Georgia, or South Carolina. Some of the weekend getaways from Charlotte are obvious […]

12 Beautiful (and Fun!) Things to Do in Beaufort, NC

Things to do in Beaufort NC

Beaufort is one of the most beautiful small towns in North Carolina. As one of the oldest towns in the state, there are many things to do in Beaufort NC for first-time visitors. This guide will cover what to do in Beaufort, NC, including some cool activities, historical sights, and places to eat. This really […]

10 Best Hikes near Charlotte, NC for All Levels (+ Map!)

Hiking trails near Charlotte North Carolina

I sometimes forget about how much nature surrounds Charlotte and how it is the perfect base for nature opportunities. These are the best hikes near Charlotte NC for all skill levels. I grew up in an area of the United States (Richmond, VA) where mountains were not my backyard and I always envied those that […]