With one night left in North Carolina, we made the journey to Raleigh, the only city in the Triangle area we had yet to explore. Overview: It was night, and it was raining, but the the part of Raleigh we did see made me want to see more. The streets and shops looked cute and quaint, … More 57. Raleigh, North Carolina
Overview: My main impression of Durham each time I visit is that there’s more to it than initially meets the eye. It helps that I have the world’s best tourguide in my Aunt Susan, who grew up in North Carolina and currently lives in Durham. But it just always seems like there’s something artistic around every … More 56. Durham, North Carolina
I’m basically on a wellness retreat in North Carolina right now. But that doesn’t mean there aren’t cookies.
Thanks to Atlanta’s traffic, we ended up making an uplanned stop in Carrboro, the part-time home of one of my best friends. She’s a grad student at UNC (Carrboro is where many of the university’s grad students live, rather than nearby Chapel Hill, which is crawling with undergrads), and though she’s not too fond of … More 18. Carrboro, North Carolina