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North Carolina Division of Tourism, Film and Sports Development - State Tourist Information Site
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North Carolina Association of Convention and Visitors Bureaus
official overview of destinations for visitors, meeting planners, group tour operators, and film location scouts.
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"Altitude Affects Attitude. A real relaxing retreat destination. "
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Cape Fear Coast
covers Wilmington, Wrightsville, Carolina & Kure Beaches.
"Wilmington entered the pages of history before the Revolutionary War and was the last Atlantic port open to blockade runners during the Civil War. The continuous restoration and preservation in the Historic District are a tribute to the city's heritage."
"Wrightsville Beach is a special place - a small island community offering big vacation opportunities without losing its village charm. Wrightsville is a family beach. Miles of pure white sand for quiet walks, protected areas for swimming in sparkling water, fishing from the surf, piers or boats, sailing, diving, surfing and water skiing - all provide choices for the water sportsman or for those just relaxing. "
"Carolina Beach -- Sun and relax on wide, uncrowded beaches. Swim and surf in the warm crystalline waters of the Atlantic. Try your hand fishing from the surf, from piers or on the many inshore or deep-sea charter boats. Enjoy sightseeing, nature, and nightlife aboard the cruise boats. "
"Kure Beach has large uncrowded beaches with lifeguards for your protection. You can play in the ocean, stroll on the beach, fish from the surf, or sightsee and bird watch."
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"Charlotte's calendar is filled year round. We've hosted events for hundreds of thousands, like the 1996 Billy Graham Crusade. For more intimate groups, enjoy Jazzy Ladies, featuring live music, picnics on the lawn, and classic Hollywood movies at the Mint Museum. There's so much to do, your only challenge will be to figure out what to choose first. Along with everyday fun, Charlotte hosts memorable festivals. SpringFest, an arts extravaganza staged beneath skyscrapers, is our annual homage to the season. Sports fans can revel at SpeedStreet, our May celebration in conjunction with the Winston 500 NASCAR race. From the Loch Norman Highland Games to the Carolina Renaissance Festival, each event entices with its own special foods, music, and activities."
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Dare County - Manteo
"Welcome To The Outer Banks ... a land of history, mystery and windswept beaches"
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Durham and Research Triangle Park
Located at the pinnacle of North Carolina's noted "Research Triangle" region, Durham is home of the namesake Research Triangle Park , Duke and North Carolina Central universities and many City of Medicine, USA medical, diet and fitness centers..
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As a visitor to our area, you'll find Fayetteville to be surprisingly cosmopolitan - rich in history and natural beauty, offering a multitude of activities and events - all served with an exuberant Southern Hospitality!
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Greenville - Pitt County
"Step through the gateway to Eastern North Carolina - Greenville and Pitt County. Built on a strong foundation of education, agribusiness, industry, medicine and culture, this new-style southern city is just the place to begin your explorations. "
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Hickory Metro
including Alexander, Burke, Caldwell, and Catawba Counties, and Hickory, Morganton, Lenoir, Taylorsville, and areas in Western North Carolina.
"Prepare to embark on a great adventure. Whether you are searching for furniture or fun, the hunt begins in Hickory. The finest furniture in the world is crafted right here in the Hickory area. Today's visitors are drawn by our reputation as the nation's "furniture capital," with 60 percent of the nation's furniture produced within 200 miles of Hickory. If you're looking for quality, selection and savings in furniture, shop the Hickory Metro."
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"What exactly is it that has made North Carolina's Village of Pinehurst, Southern Pines, Aberdeen Area synonymous with the game of golf? Is it the sheer number of superb championship courses, some of which are among the most highly rated in the world?"
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"Where can you tour antebellum plantations, explore distant cultures and ancient times, pan for gems, and ride an antique carousel? In Greater Raleigh, of course! The Capital City area features attractions to suit everyone's style, from state landmarks, restored Victorian neighborhoods and historical architecture to three state museums and tons of kids' activities."
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Salisbury - Rowan County
including the towns of Salisbury, Spencer, Granite Quarry, China Grove, Landis, East Spencer, Rockwell, Cleveland, Faith & Kannapolis
""Give us three days ... We'll give you centuries!"
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"We're on the Right Track! Welcome to the home page for the Town of Spencer, North Carolina, home of the North Carolina Transportation Museum."
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"Old Salem is a one of the most authentic historic restorations in the United States. A "living museum" of life in the late 18th and 19th centuries, this restored German Moravian town includes shops, homes and gardens. Costumed interpreters conduct tours of 10 exhibit buildings, including a shoemaker's shop and a bakery where visitors can sample hot bread from an authentic colonial oven." - Just one of many places to visit.
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