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North Carolina Museum of History

I love museums.  The day we were scheduled to head to the North Carolina Museum of History, I was awake at sunrise asking Drew if we could leave yet.  Yep, I am that person.  We did have to find something else to fill our time before the museum opened and you can read about that here. Let’s get the important

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Raleigh Little Theatre Rose Garden

Now there is something you should know before you read this.  I LOVE museums.  It’s my favorite activity to do while traveling.   Now knowing this, it shouldn’t come as a surprise to know the day we were heading to the museum I woke up at 6 ready to go.  Drew being a good sport was up and dressed quickly and

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NC Museum of Art Park

The North Carolina Museum of Art Park has over 2 miles of trails, both paved and unpaved, where you can enjoy nature and art simultaneously.  This park is open from dawn to dusk everyday and is free for anyone and everyone to enjoy including dogs and cyclists. We headed to the park around midday on a very hot day.  This is was

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Linville Caverns

The Linville Caverns are located about an hour from Asheville North Carolina between Linville and Marion and deep beneath Humpback Mountain.  If you are visiting Asheville this is definitely worth your time as you will get about a 30 minute tour of some of the intricate underground passages.  The tour guide will point out most of the interesting formations, show

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5 Free Attractions in Raleigh North Carolina

Everyone loves budget friendly places to see when traveling, and I am no exception!  Raleigh has an abundance of free attractions to see and do.  I have put together a small list of the “priceless” attractions that can be found in this awesome city and will be writing more in depth articles on them in the near future. If you

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Battleship North Carolina

The Battleship North Carolina, across the river from downtown Wilmington, is an excellent historic site to visit.  The Battleship serves as a memorial so it is open everyday for touring.  The tours are self guided and will take you about 2-3 hours to walk. We decided to head over to the Battleship on Saturday and had a wonderful time walking through

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Gregory Vineyards

Gregory Vineyards is located in Angier North Carolina and is currently Drew and I’s favorite winery out of the few we have visited.   To say we are wine connoisseurs is a complete lie, however we do enjoy taking Saturday afternoons to ourselves and trying out the different wineries around our area.  If you didn’t know this, North Carolina has a lot of

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