The highest cocktail bar in Durham is on the sixth-story rooftop of the Durham Hotel, a white-and-gold midcentury building. Like a few other classic structures in downtown Durham, it was once a bank, but it now trades in a different kind of currency: cool.
South Carolina's capital city, Columbia, has emerged from the coast's shadow as an awesome getaway in its own right. Like Louisville or Asheville or other mid-sized cities, "Cola" (as it's nicknamed) has experienced a renaissance over the last couple decades. Now, while Cola's charms are still relatively undiscovered, may be the best time to go.
Sponsored Bryson City/Swain County, North Carolina
There are more than ten reasons to Bryson City, NC, located on the southern side of the Great Smoky Mountains National Park. Visit this great friends and family vacation spot for a world of adventure three hours north of Atlanta.
The Gulf Coast beaches are considered the best in North America for shelling, and nowhere is this more evident than along South Florida’s Lee Island Coast, a fifty-mile stretch of white, sandy coastline studded with more than 100 barrier islands.
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At the center of South Carolina’s laidback and stunningly beautiful Hammock Coast is Georgetown, the state’s third-oldest seaport. In 2018, USA Today named Georgetown "America’s Best Coastal Small Town," saying it’s “what Charleston used to...
Quentin Baxter is a native Charlestonian, world-class drummer, and musical director of the Charleston Jazz Initiative. “There are a lot of restaurants where the music is part of the experience—this has been a big part...