Travel Reading List: Novels Set in Georgia and the Carolinas

Gone With the Wind; Midnight in the Garden of Good and Evil; Shoeless Joe (well, sort of) — some of the most classic works of American literature are set in the Carolinas and Georgia. Native Jim Morekis has compiled a list of required reading for literary times looking to enrich their experience while visiting these stalwart southern states.

Scoring College Basketball Tickets in North Carolina

For hard-core basketball fans, the research, haggling, and expense are a small price to pay for a chance to attend an ACC game. If you’re looking for college basketball tickets when visiting North Carolina, get started with this guide.

Historic Sights in Wilmington, North Carolina

Use this helpful guide to plan a trip around historic sights in Wilmington. From the Poplar Grove Plantation to the USS North Carolina, there’s a lot in the area of interest to history buffs.

The Legend of Henry Berry Lowry

In the Lumbee community of Robeson County, folk hero Henry Berry Lowry is a source of fierce pride, a symbol of their resistance and resilience. Learn more about Henry Berry and the Lowry Band.

Moon Carolinas & Georgia

Writer and Savannah native Jim Morekis offers expert tips for visiting this beautiful southern region, from golfing at Nags Head to wandering through the North Carolina Museum of Art. Morekis uses his local knowledge to craft unique trip strategies for all interests, such as The Best Carolinas and Georgia Road Trip. Complete with details for […]

Exploring Harkers Island and its Woodworking History

Woodworking on grand scale has defined the culture of the people of Harkers Island, as it is home to generations of boat builders whose creations are as elegant as they are reliable. Plan a trip to Harkers Island to explore this region’s rich history.

Summer Produce on the North Carolina Coast

In North Carolina, we pay plenty of attention to our backyard gardens and farmers markets, to thirst quenchers both hard and soft, and, of course, to setting a table that’s more feast than meal. Here are some ideas for using summer produce in food and drink recipes.