Carolina Adventures - Carolina Country


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

Drive-through History

The Historic Albemarle Tour is a rich cultural resource

Take a Dragon by the Tail

Test your driving skills on a legendary road in Western NC

War Grave Beneath the Waves

The HMT Bedfordshire rests as a British memorial in NC waters

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

Tryon Palace Celebrates 250 Years

History is on full display at NC’s first state capitol

See Sights Old and New in the Twin City

History meets culture and innovation in Winston-Salem

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

Discovering Ancient Libations

Sample the drink of Vikings on the NC Mead Trail

Creedmoor Gallery Hosts National Teapot Show

See extraordinary teapots in a virtual gallery

Soak Up the Sun in the Port City

Wilmington offers big-city fun not far from the beach

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