Raleigh-Durham + Central North Carolina

Raleigh-Durham + Central North Carolina Travel Guide

Articles about Raleigh-Durham + Central North Carolina

By Amy McKeever
With an intense focus on conservation and sustainability, the Proximity Hotel in Greensboro, North Carolina touts itself as the "greenest" hotel in America. And the title is well-earned. Not only was the Proximity the first hotel ever to be certif...
By Amy McKeever
With an intense focus on conservation and sustainability, the Proximity Hotel in Greensboro, North Carolina touts itself as the "greenest" hotel in America. And the title is well-earned. Not only was the Proximity the first hotel ever to be certif...
By Melanie Lieberman

Why go for mass-market when you can have donuts laced with lavender, or shaped like a Voodoo doll?

By Christopher Elliott / Fortune.com
You probably already know the worst airports for delays. They’ve been the same for years: Newark, LaGuardia JFK and San Francisco.When the government finally got around to reporting its annual delay statistics for 2014 a few days ago, we saw those...
By Christopher Elliott / Fortune.com
You probably already know the worst airports for delays. They’ve been the same for years: Newark, LaGuardia JFK and San Francisco.When the government finally got around to reporting its annual delay statistics for 2014 a few days ago, we saw those...
By Amy McKeever

As far as roadtrips for food-lovers go, the American South is a must. The proof is in the pudding—not to mention the fried green tomatoes, gulf seafood, and Cajun Bloody Marys. 

Hotels in Raleigh-Durham + Central North Carolina

The Ritz-Carlton, Charlotte, the only LEED Gold–certified hotel within the Ritz-Carlton’s brand portfolio, is packed with greencredentials. The property has aggressive water conservation and recycling programs, as well as a green roof with BLT Steak chef Ben Miles’ garden and two beehives.

Restaurants in Raleigh-Durham + Central North Carolina

Fifties lunch counter-turned-stylish diner and martini bar. This restaurant pays tribute to Poole's Luncheonette, a downtown Raleigh landmark that opened as a pie shop in 1942.

Things to do in Raleigh-Durham + Central North Carolina

Bar in a renovated bank. This lively bar occupies a former Wells Fargo bank. The owners kept the bulletproof teller windows and the main vault, where bartenders serve beer and Jagermeister shots on Saturday nights.