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Arrowhead Inn B&B – a charming inn in the heart of Durham, NC

Majestic magnolia’s and cheerful flowers welcome me as I arrive at Arrowhead Inn Bed & Breakfast in Durham, North Carolina. Sure, it’s a historic inn, a Select Registry inn as well as a Four Diamond AAA inn, so I was expecting to be impressed. Nevertheless, I had no idea how impressed I’d be. A total of nine guest rooms. Built in the 18th-Century, the home and land belonged to the Lipscomb family and remained in the family through the early 20th-Century. Today, owners, Phil and Gloria Teber, welcome visitors to this lovingly re-purposed property treating them to the ultimate bed […]

Taverna Agora serves delicious Greek cuisine to Raleigh’s vibrant downtown

I wouldn’t exactly describe myself as a “foodie” per say, however, when I happen upon fare that’s memorable for all the right reasons, I have to share the news. That’s precisely how I felt when I sat down to dine at Raleigh’s Taverna Agora Greek Kitchen and Bar. Taverna Agora was a landmark on Raleigh’s Glenwood Avenue, North, for years. The popular restaurant acquired a reputation for serving fine Greek cuisine at a reasonable price. In recent months, Taverna Agora has made a move from its old location and is now part of the city’s vibrant downtown dining scene at […]

The North Carolina Zoo in Asheboro – a zoo review

North Carolina is one of those amazing states that offers a little bit of everything in the way of sight-seeing and travel destinations.  From majestic mountains, sandhills, history, wineries, and beaches, the variety of things to do in the Tar Heel state is fantastic. I recently had the chance to visit one of the state’s perennial favorites – The North Carolina Zoo.  Located in Asheboro on over 500-acres, the zoo is home to hundreds of species of the world’s most amazing animals. The Starting Point Every journey needs a starting point. For a trip to the North Carolina Zoo, that […]