Category Archives: North Carolina

20 Best Things to Do in Jacksonville NC (+ Nearby Attractions!)

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One of the most underrated places to visit in North Carolina is the city of Jacksonville. These are the best things to do in Jacksonville NC – from historical attractions to delicious coffee shops and beyond! Jacksonville is often a familiar name as it is the home of Camp Lejeune, the largest Marine base on […]

27 Amazing Things to Do in Asheville, NC (+ Nearby Attractions!)

Best things to do in Asheville NC

Are you looking for the best things to do in Asheville NC for your upcoming trip? This guide takes you through the best Asheville attractions, including historical sites, restaurants, and more! There is so much more to Asheville than the Biltmore and the last decade has brought a lot of creativity and innovation into the […]

20 Super Charming Small Towns in North Carolina

Beaufort NC

One thing North Carolina has no shortage of is places to visit! These are some of the best small towns in North Carolina – from coastal towns to those situated in the dense forests of the western part of the state. We have chosen North Carolina small towns (and some smaller cities) throughout the state […]

10 Wonderful Things to Do in Emerald Isle NC (+ Travel Tips!)

Things to do in Emerald Isle NC

Are you heading North Carolina’s Crystal Coast soon and are on the hunt for the best things to do in Emerald Isle NC? This guide is here to help! We cover some of the top attractions in Emerald Isle NC, from restaurants to water activities and more! We also cover some worthy sights nearby just […]

7 Gorgeous Lighthouses in North Carolina That You Must Visit

Bodie Island Lighthouse

If you love lighthouses as much as I do, then you will love checking out these beautiful lighthouses in North Carolina!   While only 7 remain in operation today, you can visit them all whether it be from the inside or from afar!  This guide details all of those North Carolina lighthouses, their history, and how […]

Great Smoky Mountains in Winter: Things to Do + Seasonal Tips

Cabin in winter in the Smoky Mountains

Visiting the Great Smoky Mountains in winter offers travelers a chance to see one of Tennessee’s (and North Carolina’s!) most famous destinations during a serene and beautiful time of the year. This guide discusses what you can do during winter in Great Smoky Mountains National Park (and beyond), including some travel tips and weather insight! […]