The cities of The Triangle, including Raleigh, Durham, Chapel Hill, and Carrboro, are known for their live music scenes, especially when it comes to alternative rock. Countless bands and musicians have risen through the ranks at these intimate venues starting in the 1950s, thanks in part to the high student population. Annual festivals like Hopscotch, Dreamville, and … [Read more...] about Where to See Live Music in the Triangle
Both Atlanta, Georgia and Charlotte, North Carolina have been called the "capital of the New South," with impressive skylines and major industries. Both had industrial beginnings, namely railroad and cotton. Both have major international airports. But the cities aren’t rivals as much as they are sisters. It’s like how you might compare London and Paris. Both are … [Read more...] about Atlanta vs. Charlotte: Who Does It Better?
The Netflix hit series Outer Banks is about John B., a teenager living with his group of misfit friends, called Pogues, on an island in North Carolina's Outer Banks. They clash with the rich kids, called the Kooks, while searching for his father and buried treasure. Along the way, he falls in love with a rich girl, reminiscent of the plot of The Notebook. The show … [Read more...] about The Ultimate Outer Banks Show Fan Guide to South Carolina
The South has always been ideal for road trips with its winding backroads and quirky attractions. While travel is still limited in many parts of the country, these places are easy to visit by car while still taking the necessary precautions. Alligator Alley, Florida Alligator Alley As one of Florida's most desolate stretches of road, Alligator Alley seems like an … [Read more...] about 10 Essential Southern Road Trips to Take ASAP
Spreading across over 500,000 acres between Tennessee and North Carolina, the Great Smoky Mountains is one of America's most stunning landscapes. While towns like Pigeon Forge and Gatlinburg area great, they're just a small part of what makes the mountains so "great." Check out some of our favorite spots in the park and surrounds. Cades Cove Cades Cove The Great … [Read more...] about 15 Must-See Places in the Smokies