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Enjoy endless ways to spend time with the whole family. Explore the birthplace of Pepsi or connect with wildlife at the North Carolina Zoo.

15 Fun Family Destinations
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Three days on the Outer Banks sounds like the ideal winter retreat. Spend the weekend watching wild horses roam free, pedaling around Duck or soaring above sand dunes.

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The Ultimate Outer Banks Experience at Sanderling Resort
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Clear your mind and explore Grandfather Mountain on a winter hike up Rough Ridge Trail.

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Escape for a "Luxury Spa Collection" at The Ballantyne Hotel & Lodge in Charlotte, complete with dining, saunas and a 50-minute spa treatment.

12 Luxury Hotels and Spas Statewide
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Ready for some alone time with your special someone? Nothing says romance like a trip to the Land of Waterfalls.

Romance, Adventure and Charm in the Land of Waterfalls
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Grab your friends and celebrate Galentine's Day with a girls' trip to Pinehurst Resort. Spend the weekend pampering yourself with spa treatments and wine tastings.

Escape to The Spa at Pinehurst Resort for a Girls’ Weekend
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Whether you're hibernating in the spa at Chetola Resort at Blowing Rock or warming up by the stove at Mast General Store, this trip idea is your cure to winter blues.

Relax with a High Country Winter Getaway
With numerous historic sites and breathtaking waterfront views, it's no surprise that Nicholas Sparks chose New Bern for the setting of several of his romance novels.
Love is in the air in North Carolina. Get whisked away to one of these 12 getaways from the coast to the mountains. Did we mention massages and champagne are involved?

Romantic Escapes in North Carolina
Sift through hundreds of whale and shark fossils at the Aurora Fossil Museum or see America's only complete registry of Scottish tartans in Franklin.

Discover Unusual Festivals and Attractions
Just another gorgeous evening in Nags Head. #VisitNC #OBX

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Sometimes the spontaneous trips are the most memorable ones. Pick up and go with this trip to Beech Mountain.

A Winter Weekend in the Mountains Is Calling You
The centuries-old restored buildings of Old Salem take you back in time for a glimpse at life for the Moravians who settled there.

Centuries of History and Beauty Await You at Old Salem
Roses are red, violets are blue. A romantic getaway to the Great Smoky Mountains is waiting for you.

Plan a Romantic Trip to the North Carolina Mountains
Turn your vacation dreams into a reality with one of these travel deals across North Carolina, like a stay at Fontana Village Resort.

North Carolina Travel Deals
Hear Vivian Howard of A Chef's Life share a few of her cherished memories from the food scene in Asheville. Her advice: Try the "little morsels of fabulousness" at French Broad Chocolates!
Test your endurance with cross-country skiing around Soco Gap or a snowy canopy tour outside Banner Elk.

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7 Winter Adventures Other than Downhill Skiing
Happy Groundhog Day! It's official: It'll be a short winter according to Sir Walter Wally.
Visit the former F.W. Woolworth retail store from the 1960 Greensboro sit-ins or see the oldest standing African-American church in North Carolina.

10 Places to Explore African-American History
A trip to North Carolina's mountains is not complete without a stop at one of six full-service ski resorts or a hike in Montreat.

Grab Your Gear for an Adventurous Mountain Getaway