North Carolina Travel

North Carolina is an interesting place to travel to, originally settled by small farmers, and lacking cities it slowly developed to be a world renowned location; recognized in 2018 for a second year in a row – as number one on Forbes’ Best States for Business list.

North Carolina is the 9th most populous state of the United States of America, Raleigh is its capital.

Raleigh is known for its fine universities, chief among is the North Carolina State University.

Charlotte is the largest city in the state of North Carolina. Residents of Charlotte are referred to as Charlotteans.

Charlotte is listed as a gamma-plus global city by the Globalization and World Cities Research Network.
After New York City, Charlotte is the second largest banking center in the United States.


As a tourist destination Charlotte is mostly known for its Museums, Leisure, Outdoors, and Entertainment.

Throughout history American Indian Tribes have been documented in the North Carolina region.

Chief among these tribes but not limited to are the Chowanoke, Roanoke, Pamlico, Machapunga, Coree, Cherokee, Cheraw, Waxhaw, Saponi, Waccamaw, and Catawba Tribes.

North Carolina has the largest Indian Population east of the Mississippi River.

Some of North Carolina's most interesting sites are:

Biltmore Estate
The Biltmore Estate is a historic house museum in Asheville, North Carolina.  The Biltmore House was built for George Washington Vanderbilt II between 1889 and 1895.

Blue Ridge Parkway
The Blue Ridge Parkway is America's longest linear National Parkway, noted for its scenic beauty; its 469 miles cover 29 Virginia and North Carolina counties.
Carowinds
The Carowinds is a 400-acre amusement park, in North Carolina known for it's breathtaking magical fun filled rides.
Land of Oz
The Land of Oz is currently a private property located in the resort town of Beech Mountain, North Carolina, USA. A most place to visit.
North Carolina Zoo
The North Carolina Zoo consists of 500 acres of natures most wonderful wildlife.

The species origin range from North America to Africa.

Don't think about it any longer, consider this great coastal state for a visit.

Please let me know about your visit, how far back in history did you travel?

Have a great time!

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