Low grasses grow on a sandy shore on Harkers Island in North Carolina.

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.

Colorful summer vegetables on an open grill.

Summer Seafood on the North Carolina Coast

On the North Carolina coast when it gets too hot for barbecue we tend to turn our attention—and our appetites—eastward, to the sea. Discover some of the coast’s best seafood options and how to cook some yourself.

The Reel Deal at manna (pan-roasted flounder served over kale)

Five Meals You Can’t Miss in North Carolina

In the 12 years since author Jason Frye moved to North Carolina, he’s eaten in just about every county and corner of the state. Whether he’s ordering Spanish tapas with a Southern twist, traditional barbecue with vegetarian options, or inventive dishes that play with local flavors, here are five spots where Frye’s had meals that kept him coming back for more.

A styling restaurant with a mix of intimate tables and communal style long benches.

Restaurants in Puerto Los Cabos

This guide to restaurants in Puerto Los Cabos highlights contemporary and traditional Mexican cuisine for a range of budgets, and it also introduces visitors to the unique organic food experience found at Flora Farms.