Duke Lemur Center Educates and Entertains

Lemurs aren’t the first thing you’d expect to see when visiting Duke University, but they’ve been hanging around these parts since 1966.


Haw River History and Paddle Guide

The once severely polluted Haw River is now a haven for wildlife and paddlers alike as well as an economic force for Alamance County.


A Weekend Guide to Washington

The Original Washington, Little Washington, or simply Washington: What easygoing locals call this picturesque city on the Inner Banks seems to change with the tides. What matters is that you find yourself here sooner, rather than later.


Beaufort and Blowing Rock Prove Opposites Attract

Never mind their different locales. Beaufort and Blowing Rock are separated by a good 350 miles, but these two small towns are more alike than you think.


The Rocky Mount Depot

View this photo slideshow of the historic train depot in Eastern North Carolina.


Does The Sun Set Over East Coast Beaches?

Those who don’t believe the sun can set over East Coast beaches are in for quite the surprise when they visit a few NC beaches in particular.


Kindred Spirit Mailbox Serves as Symbol of Hope on Bird Island

Over the span of decades, thousands have made pilgrimage to the Kindred Spirit. All different walks of life have penned heartfelt notes in the mailbox’s journals, but one message rings clearest above all else: Love endures.