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The Beautiful State of North Carolina
Ever Seen a Carolina Blue Sky?
North Carolina is one of the most beautiful states in the US. The state flower is the Dogwood. The state bird is the Cardinal. The official state beverage is milk. The state dog is the Plott Hound. the state insect is the honey bee.
The Triangle is the area of North Carolina that encompasses Raleigh, Durham & Chapel Hill - and all points within that "triangle".
Some of the Triangle's claim to fame are Duke Hospital, The Hurricanes, The Duke Bluedevils, NC State Wolfpack, UNC Tarheels. We also host the NC State Fair in Raleigh every Fall.
Links Around the State
- Raleigh Travel Guide - Raleigh, North Carolina Events, Attractions, Accommodations & More
Complete Raleigh, North Carolina travel and tourism guide including details on Raleigh events, hotels and accommodations, attractions, dining, shopping, meetings, transportation, maps and more. Plan and book your Raleigh vacation today!
- the Triangle City Guide - Recommendations and Reviews by Citysearch
Your comprehensive guide to the Triangle. the Triangle restaurants, bars, night clubs, hotels, shops, spas, events, attractions, yellow page listings and more. Find reviews, directions and information on all the latest venues and businesses in the Tr
- North Carolina Museum of Art
The NC Museum of Art Web site features information on the Museum's permanent collection, special exhibtions, upcoming events and membership. The site features over 100 images from the permanent collection was well as Shockwave and Quicktime tours of
- Welcome to Duke University
Today the origin of the university mascot is virtually forgotten even though its instant, national recognition has long been established. With the popular Red Devil mascot frequently being challenged throughout the country, the origin of Duke's Blue
- 2012 North Carolina State Fair
Mark your calendars for the 2012 N.C. State Fair, Oct. 11-21
- Deep Fried @ the NC State Fair
The Official Blog of the NC State Fair ~
- North Carolina State Symbols
Just click on the underlined words to see pictures of the state symbols! Berries, Blueberry and Strawberry? The General Assembly of 2001 designated the blueberry as the official Blue Berry of North Carolina, and the strawberry as the state's official
- Biltmore Estate in Asheville, North Carolina, Americas Largest Home and More!
Biltmore Estate in Asheville, North Carolina offers the romance of America's largest home, gardens, winery, outdoor activities, and a four-star inn on 8,000 acres in the Blue Ridge Mountains.
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Experience the splendor of an early morning mist; the magnificence of regal mountain peaks; the rich, vibrant colors of autumn; the crisp beauty of winter; and the wondrous rebirth of spring. See black bears, cougars, and deer roaming free and unfettered as you journey through the rich and beautiful land the Cherokee Indians once called Shaconage - "Place of the Blue Smoke". Be refreshed and inspired by the music of authentic hand-crafted instruments of the Appalachian Mountains. You'll hear the soothing sounds of the mandolin, mountain dulcimer, banjo, dobro guitar, autoharp, fiddle, string bass, and more playing powerful hymns of faith.
I'll Fly Away / Lily of the Valley / I Have Decided to Follow Jesus - Amazing Grace / What a Friend We Have in Jesus / Unclouded Day / I Saw the Light / I Am Bound for the Promised Land / Blessed Assurance / There Is a Fountain / How Great Thou Art / Old Time Religion
Tar Heel Traveler
Some of the world's most spectacular natural beauty can be found in the Appalachian mountains of Tennessee, Georgia, North Carolina, and Virginia - an area particularly rich with national parks and forests, state parks, historic sites and charming villages. In this broadcast-quality DVD, you'll explore these areas including enjoyable travel attractions of scenic and historic interest and good old-fashioned family entertainment.