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Crafted in Wilmington

Posted on November 18, 2016

In addition to history, food, shopping, arts and culture and even three nearby beaches, Wilmington, North Carolina, is home to many artisans and artists who take inspiration from their surroundings and turn it into distinctive products. Here is a look a just a few of the standout products that are

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Road Trip: Wilmington, N.C.

Posted on September 26, 2016

Thanks to a stronger U.S. dollar and declining unemployment levels, many Americans are traveling more this year than in past years. If you’re one of them, consider Wilmington, North Carolina for your next road trip. Located within a six- to 10-hour drive of states like Maryland, Pennsylvania,

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Calling All Seniors: Plan A Fall Getaway to Wilmington, N.C.

Posted on September 08, 2016

According to Forbes Magazine, Raleigh has the second fastest-growing senior population in the country. And they are not sedentary by any means: adults over the age of 50 are taking an average of four to five trips per year.

For a quick getaway from the Raleigh area, seniors should set their sights

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Top Things to Do with Kids in Wilmington, N.C.

Posted on June 20, 2016

Coastal destinations are often at the top of the bucket list when it comes to warm weather getaways, and for good reason. But what happens when the kids get their fill of sun and sand, or there is a quickly passing coastal shower?

A destination that offers a combination of fun in the sun and other

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Eight “Soft Outdoor Adventures” in Wilmington, NC

Posted on April 18, 2016

Whether your travel vibe is adrenaline junkie, couch potato or somewhere in between, destinations rich in “soft adventures” are right up your alley. Soft adventure, unlike its cousin hard adventure, involves little physical risk, requires little to no experience, and offers more convenience.

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