North Carolina

What Is The Most Visited National Park?

As we gear up to celebrate the 100th anniversary of America's national park system, we wondered which of the 59 federally protected areas is the most popular.  ...
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NASCAR Hall Of Fame

Some of the cars inside the main entry into the NASCAR Hall Of Fame in Charlotte, NC In a beautiful building in downtown Charlotte, North Carolina you'll fi...

Biltmore Estate

While showing off trip photos in recent weeks, people have been asking me to describe the Biltmore estate in Asheville, North Carolina.   More than any othe...

The Two Sides Of Asheville

A welcome note, on a post-it, left in my room at the Chestnut Street Inn upon arrival. For years I had heard great things about visiting Asheville, NC.  The...

Friday Night Drum Circle

// The one thing I heard over and over when I arrived in Asheville, North Carolina was that I absolutely had to visit the center of downtown to witness the ...
U.S. National Whitewater Center

U.S. National Whitewater Center

The U.S. National Whitewater Center was one of the stops I was most excited about during a road trip to the south east.  Just the idea of having something of th...