Carolina Adventures - Carolina Country


Get out and enjoy North Carolina! These stories should help get you started.

A Major Attraction in the Minor League

How Crawdads baseball (and a carousel) came to Hickory

Fire on the Mountain in Spruce Pine

Blacksmith festival brings thousands to Western NC town

Meet North Carolina’s First Dog Travel Agent

Mo shares pawsome tips on traveling with four-legged friends

Pittsboro: Southern Charm with a Twist

Down-home cooking, eclectic gifts and … wild cats?

NC Festival is a Bear Lovers’ Paradise

Celebrate black bears and blackberries in Plymouth

Going to the Birds on the NC Birding Trail

Spot new feathered friends at sites across the state

What’s Your ‘Traveler Personality’?

Take this quiz for the best-ever vacation

All Hands on Deck!

The Battleship North Carolina is a stimulating place to visit

5 Carolina Waterfronts for Your Fall Travel List

Find peace along these revitalized small-town waterfronts

Spend a Weekend in Raleigh on a Budget

The City of Oaks offers something for everyone

Take a Spin (On a Carousel!) Around the State

Check out these carousels in North Carolina

Learn About Women Who Changed the World

Traveling exhibit commemorates the women’s suffrage movement

Hit the High Country Slopes

Boone is the gateway to the ‘Ski Capital of the South’

Canton: A Reinvented Mill Town

This mountain gem is worth a stop off I-40

Three Family-Friendly Days in Charlotte

Take a weekend trip to the Queen City for big-city fun