Travel to North Carolina with the help of Our State magazine, North Carolina’s premier statewide magazine devoted to travel, food, people and places.

10 Ideas for Adventure Seekers in NC

Looking for thrill and excitement in North Carolina? Here are a few ideas to get your adrenaline pumping.

10 N.C. Wineries You Shouldn’t Miss

Share a bottle with friends at one of these popular North Carolina vineyards and wineries.

10 N.C. Baseball Teams to Cheer On

Peanuts, crackerjacks, and 9 innings of outdoor fun across North Carolina.

Coastal Strolls

When we think hiking, we think mountains. But a long walk on the Carolina coast’s hidden trails proves that...

Ocean Isle Oasis: The Winds Resort Beach Club

Forty years ago, an advertising artist from New York and his wife found an island paradise. Today, their children...

Spring Getaways

Don't miss these great travel ideas and specials from our partners this spring.

In Love with Flat Tops

Distinctive cottages with flat roofs were an Outer Banks staple. Dozens survive in Southern Shores, and their admirers are...

Britt’s Donut Shop: 76 Years of Making Doughnuts & Memories

Britt's Donut Shop has become a mandatory stop for many Carolina Beach visitors. Julie Thomson explores its delicious legacy,...

Building a Better Boardwalk

The ocean isn’t the only draw at Carolina Beach, where a beloved seaside symbol with an 80-year history gets...