A LOCAL'S GUIDE: CHARLOTTE

What is home to you? With 15 offices located across North Carolina, our 900 real estate professionals can get you there. We make great...

CAROLINA CALENDAR: SEPTEMBER 2019

Feature Image: Collard Festival • Ayden • September 5-8 More than 40 years ago, Lois Theuring wrote a letter to the Ayden News-Leader,...

 
 
 

OUR FAVORITE NORTH CAROLINA EVENTS: AUGUST 12-18

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OUR FAVORITE NORTH CAROLINA EVENTS: AUGUST 5-11

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AUGUST 2019 BEER EVENT GUIDE

Download BEER NC to gain early access to our monthly beer event guides. • • • National IPA Day • Charlotte • August 1, 4-9 p.m. Take...

AROUND TOWN: ROANOKE ISLAND

Wedged in between North Carolina's mainland and the Outer Banks, Roanoke Island is not only a physical gateway to the Atlantic Ocean,...

 
 
 

DOWNTOWN: RUTHERFORDTON

Rutherfordton is a town of firsts. It was the home of western North Carolina's first U.S. Post Office, first public school, and first...

A BERRY ON TOP: THE BERRY FARM IN MARSHALL

“I've killed more berries than anybody in this state,” Pam Clark says with a laugh. For the past 20 years, she's cultivated her berry-growing...

 
 
 

TAPPING A BEAT: DOUBLE BARLEY BREWING IN SMITHFIELD

Just outside the Double Barley Brewing taproom, in the open-air beer garden, tonight's band - Gypsy Railroad, from Clayton - is unloading...

OUR FAVORITE NORTH CAROLINA EVENTS: JULY 29-AUGUST 4

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OUR FAVORITE NORTH CAROLINA EVENTS: JULY 22-28

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FROM NORTH CAROLINA TO THE INTERNATIONAL SPACE STATION

Christina Koch can send tweets from space, and one, in particular, caught our eye: It took my breath away as it came into focus. My...

 
 
 

CAROLINA CALENDAR: AUGUST 2019

Feature Image: Food Truck Festival • Greensboro • August 25 Taste sweet and savory goodies like Chinese-style dumplings, made-to-order...

OUR FAVORITE NORTH CAROLINA EVENTS: JULY 15-21

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THREE DAYS IN DURHAM

Durham is celebrating a big birthday this year: At 150 years old, the world-famous tobacco town-turned-innovation headquarters is a...

PARADISE IN EDEN

On Saturday nights in Eden, around 5 p.m., folks start to gather at Jerry and Debbie Wilsons' barn - “for the fellowship,” Debbie says....

 
 
 

OUR FAVORITE NORTH CAROLINA EVENTS: JULY 1-7

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BREWERY ADVENTURES: EASTERN

Thanks to BEER NC, a complete roundup of North Carolina's breweries is just a few taps away on your mobile device. This summer, we're...

 
 
 



Welcome to Georgia

Welcome to Georgia

Georgia – Tbilisi has been the capital city since the fifth century, the country of one of the most ancient histories and cultures in the world. Its special geographical... Read more ...

I bought a $500,000 life insurance policy at age 25 and I'd recommend every...

I bought a $500,000 life insurance policy at age 25 and I'd recommend every 20-something do the same

Shutterstock Four years ago, I bought a $500,000 term life insurance policy. At the time, I was 25 years old. Becoming a new dad and recent homeowner were two events that... Read more ...

A Chinese EV Startup Screwed Aston Martin Out Of Over $20 Million

A Chinese EV Startup Screwed Aston Martin Out Of Over $20 Million

In October of 2018, Aston Martin reported that it had sold the tooling and intellectual property of the Vanquish to a mystery buyer for $26 million. Now, Aston Martin has... Read more ...

Qurban Bayram holiday brings 10 million travellers in Turkey this year

Qurban Bayram holiday brings 10 million travellers in Turkey this year

Qurban Bayram boosts to the local tourism industry. Bayram holiday, which extended to between five and nine days, was no different. Millions of people across Turkey hit the... Read more ...

ITB China becomes strategic partner of the 2019 World Culture and Tourism Forum

ITB China becomes strategic partner of the 2019 World Culture and Tourism Forum

ITB China, the largest b2b exclusive travel trade show in China, has become strategic partner of the 2019 World Culture and Tourism Forum to be held on October 22-25 in Xi'an... Read more ...

North Indian Union Territory Ladakh attracting more international & domestic...

North Indian Union Territory Ladakh attracting more international & domestic tourists

Ladakh, a beautiful landscaped region, untamed by humans, nestled between the cold confines of the mountains and adorned by the shimmering horizons of sand draws tourists from... Read more ...

South India district Kottayam Tourism moves with Responsible Tourism Mission

South India district Kottayam Tourism moves with Responsible Tourism Mission

The responsible Tourism Mission has come up with a series of initiatives to expand scope of the village tourism activities in Kottyam District. The visitors reaching Kottayam... Read more ...

Japan outranks 74 countries, takes top spot for best reputation in the world

Japan outranks 74 countries, takes top spot for best reputation in the world

In a new report Japan outranked 74 countries and came out as the country with the best reputation in the world. The FutureBrand Country Index 2019 drops the traditional... Read more ...

Hamad International Airport delivers extended family layover

Hamad International Airport delivers extended family layover

There's a uniquely steely glance my wife can throw off when I have royally screwed things up, and it was on full display two weeks ago at Hamad International Airport in Doha... Read more ...

Melbourne expects to attract 600,000 cultural tourists

Melbourne expects to attract 600,000 cultural tourists

The eyes of the world will be on Melbourne when the city hosts a blockbuster collection of major cultural and sporting events that are expected to draw more than 600,000 people... Read more ...

Cuba received 3 million foreign visitors despite prohibitions

Cuba received 3 million foreign visitors despite prohibitions

Despite a decrease in travellers due to the strengthening of the U.S. sanctions and the prohibition of cruise trips Cuba received 3 million foreign visitors. Canada is its... Read more ...