A new hotel in the Art Deco splendor of the old R.J. Reynolds headquarters hoped to attract travelers from far and wide. Nobody expected guests to come from just across town.
From getaway tours across the state to charter bus trips across the country, a family business in Randolph County has been taking folks where they want to go for decades.
In the heart of the American Tobacco Campus, an emblem of a bygone era signals new life in downtown Durham.
Thoughtful renovations restored Southern Pines’ only downtown hotel to its former glory, and solidified its purpose as a local gathering place.
Sheltered by the foothills of the Appalachian Mountains, the people of this Burke County city find art and music, history and natural beauty, in the gentle peaks that surround them.
Hot coffee, fresh bread, and friendly faces make this Watauga County bakery a community staple for local residents and Appalachian State students alike.
A love for the land that has belonged to his family for generations brought Dan Smith back to Wagram, where he and his wife make sweet muscadine wine.
For more than two decades, hungry folks from Wilson and beyond have started their day with a hearty breakfast from the drive-through at Flo’s Kitchen.
We love a good winter porter, but the first signs of spring have us craving an easy-drinking Kölsch or a refreshing sour. Enjoy freshly-tapped beer and sunshine at one of these outdoor festivals across the state.