10 Most Charming Cities in NC. #5 Beaufort. We love visiting: island hop to Cape Lookout Nat'l Seashore, take the double decker bus tour of the town, tour the old village, visit the old graveyard & ghostwalk, lots of cute shops and restaurants, Atlantic Beach and Fort Macon State Park nearby.
25 best things to do in CLT Charlotte (North Carolina), nicknamed the Queen City in honor of Charlotte of Mecklenburg-Strelitz who had become the Queen of England several years before the city’s inception, draws in its many tourists by showcasing the NASCAR Hall of Fame, which celebrates auto racing through interactive exhibit
*NEW REPORT* See our updated list for 2016 at http://www.safewise.com/blog/safest-cities-north-carolina-2016/ An affordable cost of living, vibrant economic areas, and moderate climate are a few of the reasons two of North Carolina’s largest cities, Charlotte and Raleigh, are expected to grow faster than any other U.S. cities of similar size over the next 15 years.