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Hopscotch Music Festival 2017 Music Venues

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Get to know the downtown Raleigh music venues set to host Hopscotch Music Festival (Sept. 7-10), "one of the best and most eclectic music festivals in America," according to SPIN. Get the scoop on the venues, plus some tips to help along the way!... Read full article

Together time: More families choosing to travel with everyone in tow

by Jennifer Kopf on

More Americans are taking vacations this summer — but they’re spending 20% less money and taking shorter breaks than they did last year. Another trend? Multiple generations traveling together. The trend is toward briefer, less expensive vacations.... Read full article

Why I Bring a Journal on Every Vacation, and You Should Too

by Shelby Eden on

My husband and I once got lost on the streets of Sicily. Without GPS or internet access, we were left to our own devices. The sun had set, the streets were dark and desolate, and my natural sense of direction, well, it doesn't exist. ... Read full article

Durham - The Bull City - Where Great Things Happen

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Durham is a city as diverse in its population as it is in what it offers. It has evolved from one of the world's leading tobacco towns to a serious entertainment mecca and a hot bed for high tech research and science at Research Triangle Park.... Read full article

Spend a Day in Zebulon, N.C.: Carolina Mudcats Baseball and More Things to Do

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Called the "Town of Friendly People," Zebulon (just 27 minutes from downtown Raleigh) offers up a relaxing Southern small-town atmosphere great for a day trip with family and friends. Take in baseball games, beautiful scenery and much more!... Read full article

Moore Square District a Rising Star in Changing Downtown Raleigh Landscape

by Danny Vivenzio on

As downtown Raleigh continues its economic boom, the Moore Square district is quickly re-emerging as a go-to destination. Currently, the Moore Square district has $163 million of on-going or recently delivered development.... Read full article

The Top 25 Best Cities in the US for peope under the age of 35

by Catherine Clifford on

The so-called "urban wave" of young people moving to cities continues. So which are the best ones for millennials to live in? According to Growella, mid-size cities top the list and 2 cities on the list are located here in the Triangle!... Read full article

Movies Under the Stars! 54 Chances to Catch an Outdoor Movie in Raleigh, N.C., this Summer

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Nothing screams "summer!" quite like settling in under the stars for a movie night. Luckily, there are tons of opportunities to do just that in Raleigh, N.C. We've rounded up a whole bunch of dates (54 to be exact!) with movies being shown outdoors!... Read full article

Raleigh-The State Capitol

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Known as the City of Oaks... Read full article

Chapel Hill

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The Southern Part of Heaven's Picturesque Charm... Read full article