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Rocky Mount, NC – A Travel Blog

October 8, 2021 6:40 pm Published by Leave your thoughts

Your first question might well be: “Rocky Mount, why?” It’s a good one. Eastern North Carolina  is not typically on a tourist’s radar. A Carolina beach town, sure. But Nowheresville in the middle of Nowhere? Title image: the old cotton mill campus. You can just make out from the writing... read more


Pittsboro, NC: A Piedmont Day Trip

November 23, 2018 6:19 pm Published by Leave your thoughts

If you’re in Central North Carolina, aka the Piedmont, this Thanksgiving you might consider visiting the charming, post-Revolutionary town of Pittsboro. It’s a little less than twenty miles south of Chapel Hill on US 501. I went with friends in October. As I look out the window today on this... read more