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Biltmore Trails: Discover the Magic of Frederick Olmsted

Leonard Adkins

The role of a landscape architect is to provide the visitor with a visually pleasing experience. more

May 29, 2012 12:00 AM North Carolina

Farm Fresh N.C. Backroads Tour

Photo by Selina Kok

Ready for a great long-weekend drive through some of the prettiest countryside in the region? complete with stops for fresh, delicious food and cozy, distinctive places to sleep? Well, the research has been done, and the itinerary planned. more

Jun 13, 2011 12:00 AM North Carolina

It's big, as Barney Fife would say – really big: Mount Airy, N.C., is celebrating 50 years of "The Andy Griffith Show" with a new museum. more

Jun 10, 2010 12:00 AM North Carolina

Ready to get your adrenaline pumping? River & Earth Adventures offers outdoor excursion in Valle Crucis or surrounding areas. more

Feb 9, 2010 12:00 AM North Carolina

The 5,964-foot peak is the only privately owned U.N. Biosphere Reserve among the 324 around the world. There's also Gerry the Bear and lots more to see and do on the peak that bills itself as "North Carolina's Top Attraction." more

Apr 28, 2009 12:00 AM North Carolina