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Recent North Carolina reviews

  • Great time!

    "Lovely cottage in a great area. Very comfortable, fully equipped cottage. Would definitely go back!!"
    Guest: Relaxing Vacation spot Date of Stay: August 2014 Review Submitted: August 19, 2014
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  • Great Getaway

    "Our family had a wonderful time at this cozy beach cottage. We fell in love with the Oak Island/Southport area, and this place was just perfect to have access to both. The owners were very easy to work with and made us feel welcomed to stay in their home. This was my first time using VRBO, and we are very pleased with the process. The cottage was a perfect fit for my family of 6, and the only problem was that we wish we could have stayed longer."
    Guest: Wendy H. Date of Stay: April 2015 Review Submitted: April 7, 2015
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  • A Piece of Heaven in Charlotte

    "The weekend I spent at this 2 bedroom, 2 bath, condo was fabulous! fabulous! fabulous! The home was as lovely a place as I've ever stayed. I so much enjoyed it. The décor is award-winning. The bed was a 10+ for sleep comfort. The food awaiting me was ALL enjoyed. And, I just LOVED the porch! (it reminded me of my family's lakehouse porch while growing up in North Alabama). I was amazed at the mirror at head level at the dining table. (You have to rent the condo to see for yourself!) And I admired the cozy and classy blankets placed throughout the house. That was a really special touch, and they were used. I especially liked having enough clothes hangers on the walls and in the bathroom. They were so high-tech too. And the RED through out the house made everything POP! It was like living in a museum, really! Or, as I like to say, experiencing a piece of Heaven in Charlotte. Plus, the grocery store was only blocks away, walks in the neighborhood were scenic and secure, and an award-winning park was very close. It was just perfect. Thank YOU for everything! Our host, Jim, made us feel so welcome. I will definitely keep these in mind for the future and will recommend these homes to anyone who needs accommodations in Charlotte. Thank you for your genuine and true Southern Hospitality! You get a Five Star rating, for sure! Blessings to you."
    Guest: Sophia Date of Stay: March 2015 Review Submitted: April 1, 2015
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  • Love the Decor!

    "Loved the two separate living rooms, the decor is great, the beds were comfy, tons of pillows, big dining room table and well equipped kitchen. The owners also provided games for the evening or rainy days. We will definitely stay here again next time!"
    Guest: MelodyH Date of Stay: August 2014 Review Submitted: November 1, 2014
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North Carolina Travel Tips

North Carolina is a gorgeous coastal state with an interesting history, plenty of nature and many awesome sites for travelers. Here are some of the top things to do and see during your travels to the Tarheel State:

Raleigh

North Carolina’s capital and second-largest city is known as The City of Oaks for its abundance of oak trees, and there’s plenty to do and see here:

Museums

Check out the North Carolina Museum of Natural Sciences for interesting exhibits and a peek at scientists at work in the Nature Research Center. The North Carolina Museum of Art is another free gem. See works spanning 5,000 years back and let the kids explore sculptures in the surrounding nature trails at Museum Park. The fountains in the beautiful Rodin Courtyard are also a must-see. Visit North Carolina Museum of History, also free, to see the state’s story from 18th century clay pottery to the Wright Brothers’ historic flights. The Marbles Kids Museum isn’t free but has plenty of interactive exhibits for learning through play, including a near-life-size chess game, a faux pizza shop and a massive pirate ship replica.

Nature

- Take a walk among the flowers at the JC Raulston Arboretum or the Raleigh Little Theatre Rose Garden. The acres and acres of blooms, plants and hiking trails at the North Carolina Botanical Garden in nearby Chapel Hill are also a must-visit.

- Ride the train and carousel and rent paddle boats in Pullen Park, just east of North Carolina State’s north campus.

- Go bicycling, hiking and horseback riding in Umstead State Park in northwest Raleigh.

- Hike Bobbitt Hole Trail or kayak on a rushing river in 3900 acres of hills, oaks and scenic beauty in Eno River State Park.

Charlotte

North Carolina’s largest city is the home of NASCAR’s Hall of Fame, and there’s plenty to do and see in the Queen City:

What to Do

- Go wild at the 105-acre Carowinds water and theme park, which has something for everyone.

- Engage in hands-on science and technology projects and see a science-themed documentary at Discovery Place in Uptown.

- Stroll in scenic, 98-acre Freedom Park and be on the lookout for beautiful butterflies and birds.

- Be adventurous! Visit the U.S. National Whitewater Center to go whitewater rafting on the nearby Catawba River, zipline or take a ropes course through the trees and try your hand - or rather feet - at stand-up paddleboarding.

- Spend time with the kids at ImaginOn: The Joe & Joan Martin Center. It’s technically a library, but there are toys, exhibits, computer games and a theater. Check the schedule and buy tickets to one of many excellent traveling theater companies’ shows.

- Bike near the creek in scenic and relaxing Little Sugar Creek Greenway.

- Catch a Carolina Panthers NFL game at Bank of America Stadium.

What to See

- Check out the massive collection of art at the Mint Museum in Uptown. One of the most interesting exhibits is the collection of American and European textiles and costumes.

- Pay a visit to Carolina Raptor Center in northwest suburb Huntersville to learn about raptors - the hawk-like bird, not the dinosaur - and meet some of the resident orphan or injured raptors.

- Learn about African American history, art and culture at the Harvey B. Gantt Center for African-American Arts & Culture.

- Take a hike and look for creatures native to North Carolina at the McDowell Nature Center and Preserve.

- See early planes up close and learn the history of flight and North Carolina’s important role in it at the Carolina Aviation Museum

- View exhibits about Charlotte’s post-Civil War history at the Levine Museum of the New South.

Outer Banks

The Outer Banks are a popular visitor destination due to their natural beauty and shore location. Here are some excellent things to do and see on the Outer Banks:

- Take a lighthouse tour. Visit Cape Hatteras Lighthouse - the nation’s tallest - which had to be moved inland for preservation. On a cool day or during the early morning hours,climb to the top for gorgeous coastal views. Other lighthouses worth a visit include the one at Currituck Beach - supposedly haunted due to its dark history, the one on Bodie Island just south of Nags Head and Ocracoke Island’s lighthouse.

- Hit the miles of beautiful beaches! Frisco Beach on Hatteras Island is one of the best. Jockey’s Ridge State Park in Nags Head is a great place to climb the dunes and watch the sunset and Currituck Beach is perfect for sunbathing and horseback riding.

- Learn about the area’s history of shipwrecks - and even see some remnants - at the Graveyard of the Atlantic Museum on Hatteras Island. The structure itself is worth a view as it was made from part of an old boat’s hull.

- Stroll through the marine forest on the wooden boardwalk of the Estuarine Nature Walk in Corolla.

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