Discover North Carolina!

North Carolina

If North Carolina isn’t on your bucket list – place it at the top. As one of the most beautiful states in the country, North Carolina boasts stunning Appalachian Mountains vistas, bustling urban areas and a pristine coastline with white powder sand. Take advantage of the awesome deals offered by Groupon coupons and book your trip through Hotwire for the best deals around. Follow these recommendations from the travel experts to get the most out of your trip to North Carolina.

Start your adventure in the college town of Ashville nestled off the Blue Ridge Parkway in the Appalachian Mountains. Dine in an array of farm to fork restaurant s with stunning vistas of the mountains. Be sure to safe time to visit the country’s largest private home and gardens, Biltmore Estate. The grounds are gorgeous and the interior is massive with 100’s of period pieces.

Follow the interstate east to the Piedmont Triad. This is the home of some of the best bar-b- que in the state and it doesn’t disappoint! Greensboro boasts a vibrant restaurant scene with innovative cuisine and multiple creative food trucks for those lunches on the go. Home to more than a dozen universities, the Triad offers an abundance of music, theater productions and dance.

Continue east to the state capital of Raleigh and marvel at the town’s historic architecture. With some of the state’s finest museums, there no doubt an attraction for every member of the family. Raleigh has some of the state’s most stunning parks where music and arts festivals are held throughout the year. Pay a visit to the capital and see the legislature on process. The capitol rotunda is the pride of the city.

Finally, end your vacation with a stay on the Crystal Coast. The beach towns of emerald Isle, Salter Path and Atlantic City offers some of the finest, family friendly, beaches on the east coast. Prepare to partake in some serious crabbing and explore the marshes surrounding the inter-coastal waterways with a kayak, stand up paddle board or canoe. The breath taking vistas and wildlife will be worth the paddle. Sink your feet in the sand and marvel at the beauty of the shoreline. You’ll be planning your return trip to North Carolina in no time!