Category Archives: North Carolina

23 Best Things to Do in Raleigh NC (Nature, Food, & More!)

Best things to do in Raleigh NC

Raleigh is easily one of the most underrated cities in the US and many people overlook it in favor of all the other great places North Carolina has to visit. This guide details the best things to do in Raleigh NC for first-time visitors! North Carolina’s capital is brimming with historical attractions, delicious restaurants, and […]

6 Best Places for Skiing in North Carolina (+ Ski Resort Info)

Sugar Mountain Resort in North Carolina

While the east coast may not have a reputation for skiing, you can still find plenty of opportunities for skiing in North Carolina. This guide lists the top ski resorts in North Carolina, including ones for beginners (and with ski schools). If you’re looking to go skiing or snowboarding in North Carolina, hopefully, this will […]

13 Breathtaking North Carolina Beaches You Need to Visit

Johnny Mercer's Pier Wrightsville Beach North Carolina

One thing North Carolina is renowned for is having some of the best beaches in the United States. These are some of the most beautiful North Carolina beaches to visit on your upcoming trip! The first beach I ever saw was actually in the Outer Banks in North Carolina. I had been living in Germany […]

9 Diverse and Delicious Things to do in Hickory, NC

Things to do in Hickory NC

Hickory is a city located northwest of Charlotte and is a place with quite a bit to offer! This is a guide of the best things to do in Hickory NC for first-time visitors. With around 40,000 people living in Hickory, the city has museums, coffee shops, restaurants, and a lot more to attract visitors […]

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 […]