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11939
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Old Trudge lists the many superlatives of Western North Carolina for those tourists seeking wonder and adventure. Trudge lists the many sightseeing spots of the area, including but not limited to, Mount Mitchell, the Biltmore Estate and Gardens at Asheville, the mineral museum on Blue Ridge Parkway, and the Great Smoky Mountain National Park.
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The State (NoCar F 251 S77), Vol. 26 Issue 3, July 1958, p17-18, por
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29574
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This article highlights fifty things people should see, do, cook, read, and drink when visiting the southern states. Among the suggested experiences in North Carolina are hang gliding in Kitty Hawk, square dancing in Waynesville, surf-fishing in Cape Hatteras, watching a solar eclipse in the Smoky Mountains, and visiting a craft brewery.
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29581
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This article highlights seven of the South’s best swimming pools found in seven different states. Among the list is the granite-encrusted subterranean pool at Omni Grove Park Inn, located in Asheville, North Carolina. The pool features liquid therapy, waterfalls, and an aquatic sound system playing music underwater for lap swimmers.
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30360
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Travel to the most visited tourist attractions in North Carolina--the Blue Ridge Parkway and Great Smoky Mountains National Parkway--have exceeded 6,000,000 persons in 1953. This new record exceeded 1952 by over 700,000 visitors.
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30852
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This travel guide describes fifteen travel destinations, three in each of five regions across North Carolina. The destinations are a mix of well-known and not-so-well-known places, places for kids, places for nature lovers, history enthusiasts and shoppers. Also provided is a listing of travel information resources.
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Carolina Country (NoCar HD 9688 N8 C38x), Vol. 41 Issue 4, Apr 2009, p37-65, il, por, map Periodical Website
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30850
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This article provides links to websites and resources on the most common North Carolina destinations and intriguing, little-known attractions. It also discusses camping in North Carolina and highlights various campsites available in the state.
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30905
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This 2008 travel guide describes twenty new adventures, four in each of five regions of North Carolina. The destinations are a variety of places for travelers interested in history, art, science, nature, and wildlife. Also provided is a full list of travel information centers.
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Carolina Country (NoCar HD 9688 N8 C38x), Vol. 40 Issue 4, Apr 2008, p45-82, il, por, map Periodical Website
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31012
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This 2007 travel guide describes twenty new adventures, four in each of five regions of North Carolina. The destinations are a variety of places for travelers interested in cultural heritage, history, art, science, recreation, farms, nature, and wildlife. Also provided is a full list of travel information centers.
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Carolina Country (NoCar HD 9688 N8 C38x), Vol. 39 Issue 4, Apr 2007, p40-75, il, por, map Periodical Website
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31134
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This special section of Carolina Country is a touring guide to North Carolina travel destinations. The destinations are a variety of places for travelers interested in cultural heritage, history, art, science, recreation, farms, nature, and wildlife. Also provided is a full list of travel information centers.
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Carolina Country (NoCar HD 9688 N8 C38x), Vol. 35 Issue 4, Apr 2003, p23-74, il, por, map Periodical Website
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31222
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This 2001 travel guide provides details on popular tourist destinations throughout North Carolina. The destinations are a variety of places for travelers interested in history, art, science, nature, and wildlife. Also provided is a full list of travel information centers and tourism resources.
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Carolina Country (NoCar HD 9688 N8 C38x), Vol. 33 Issue 5, May 2001, p11-39, il, por, map Periodical Website
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31229
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North Carolina is known as the “Good Roads State” because it contains more scenic or otherwise interesting drives than any state in the nation. The North Carolina Department of Transportation recently published a set of designated scenic byways, complete with directions on how to tour them. Among citizens’ favorite drives are trips through Mount Mitchell, Wake Forest, Cape Hatteras, and the Neuse River Ferry to Morehead City.
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Carolina Country (NoCar HD 9688 N8 C38x), Vol. 33 Issue 7, July 2001, p16-18, il, por Periodical Website
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31239
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This 2000 travel guide provides details on popular tourist destinations throughout North Carolina and a full list of travel information centers and tourism resources. The destinations are a variety of places for travelers interested in history, art, science, nature, and wildlife.
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Carolina Country (NoCar HD 9688 N8 C38x), Vol. 32 Issue 5, May 2000, p11-39, il, por, map Periodical Website
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31263
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This 1999 travel guide provides details on popular tourist destinations throughout North Carolina and a full list of travel information centers and tourism resources. The destinations are a variety of places for travelers interested in history, art, science, nature, and wildlife.
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Carolina Country (NoCar HD 9688 N8 C38x), Vol. 31 Issue 5, May 1999, p43-63, il, por, map Periodical Website
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31666
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The traditions of history abound in North Carolina, offering travelers rich and rewarding glimpses of the past. There are nineteen sites which have been officially designated as State Historic Sites. These sites range from a 16th century Indian ceremonial center to varied reminders of wartime battles fought in North Carolina.
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Carolina Country (NoCar HD 9688 N8 C38x), Vol. 6 Issue 5, May 1974, p8-9, il, por Periodical Website
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31665
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From the Outer Banks to the Blue Ridge Mountains, North Carolina offers hundreds of travel opportunities. Among the most popular summertime attractions are the outdoor dramas combining history, drama, music and dance. There are also cultural attractions, such as the North Carolina Museum of History, and beach vacations to places such as Hammocks Beach State Park.
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Carolina Country (NoCar HD 9688 N8 C38x), Vol. 6 Issue 5, May 1974, p6-7, il, por Periodical Website