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Where to Eat in Uptown Charlotte: 2021

Where to Eat in Uptown Charlotte: 2021

With pickup options January 19, 2021 Chef de Cuisine Whitney Thomas garnishes dishes like lamb kofta kebabs with edible flowers at Mico. Photo by Peter Taylor. These picks are based on our 2020 Best of the Best Awards and 2021 50 Best Restaurants lists, and rolling...

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8 Must-Try Sushi Spots in Charlotte

8 Must-Try Sushi Spots in Charlotte

And which roll you have to try at each one January 13, 2021 Sushi is all about the sourcing, and you can taste that it’s done well at South End’s O-Ku. Photo by Peter Taylor. YUME Ramen Sushi & Bar 1508 S. Mint St.  The excellence of this spot’s ramen and sushi...

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10 Must-Try Taco Spots in Charlotte: 2020

10 Must-Try Taco Spots in Charlotte: 2020

From the traditional to the unconventional December 18, 2020 Tacos de Carne Asada at Three Amigos. Photo by PeterTaylor. Tacos El Nevado Multiple locations (Plaza Midwood and South End) Tacos El Nevado doesn’t have a proper Taco Tuesday special. But most of its tacos...

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A Winter Food Guide for Charlotteans

A Winter Food Guide for Charlotteans

From chili to bread pudding December 16, 2020 LOGAN CYRUS Even if it doesn’t feel like winter outside, “fake it until you make it” is a popular phrase that carries over to dining. We have already started ordering some of our winter favorites in Charlotte, and we’re...

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Zafron Restaurant Sandy Springs

Zafron Restaurant Sandy Springs

Posted by Liz and John Attaway, 12/13/20 From the moment you walk in and see the lavish and gorgeous garden room adorned with a chandelier and notice the dynamic food, Zafron Restaurant turns out to be a true Persian gem in Sandy Springs that has style. From dips and...

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12 Healthy Activities To Do in Charleston

12 Healthy Activities To Do in Charleston

Traveling doesn’t have to result in forgetting your fitness goals when you’re traveling to Charleston! From the Lowcountry’s miles of sandy shores to its beautiful parks, you’ll find plenty of opportunities to get your steps in. Scroll on to discover some of our...

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Top 11 Hotel Bars in Charleston

Top 11 Hotel Bars in Charleston

The stunning skyline views, cozy corners and crave-worthy cocktails at these bars will make leaving your hotel an uneasy task! While many cocktail bars are often pit-stops to your final destination, these unique hotel bars are destinations in themselves. Scroll on to...

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McCray’s Tavern East Cobb

McCray’s Tavern East Cobb

Posted by Liz and John Attaway, 11/30/20 Just as the sun sets in the sky, the lights start to glow inside McCray’s Tavern East Cobb, while the hustle and bustle of the guests, bartenders, and staff picks up. The energy permeates the air and entices you to enjoy a...

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Country Crossroad

Country Crossroad

Finding the Hidden Beauty of Port Royal State Historic Site Many historic sites are designated such because of a particular event that happened at that spot. Some-times a site’s significance might reach out to additional events or eras of that have contributed to the...

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Woodward & Park Brunch

Woodward & Park Brunch

Posted by Liz and John Attaway, 11/19/20 Across from Oakland Cemetery in Grant Park, restaurants, bars, and housing are popping up like wildfire and adding to the appeal of the area.  Joining long standing staple Six Feet Under, Woodward & Park like newbies Full...

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Covered Bridges of North Alabama

Covered Bridges of North Alabama

Covered bridges are scattered all around North Alabama and remind us of the way things used to be. Blount County has the most in North Alabama, which has earned the county the "Covered Bridge Capital" title. There's a Covered Bridge Festival each October to honor and...

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Rustic Romantic Getaways in North Alabama

Rustic Romantic Getaways in North Alabama

Need a getaway for just the two of you? How about a rustic, romantic weekend in north Alabama? There are many lakeside cabins, mountaintop chalets, and bluff-top rooms all across the region to spend getting away from it all. Sip champagne and admire the view from your...

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Rainy Day Fun in North Alabama

Rainy Day Fun in North Alabama

Ok, so most of us probably prefer those sunny days when we can get outside and do fun things, but there's a lot of fun to be had on a rainy day in north Alabama, too. (cover photo by North Alabama Ambassador Robert Posey) Go on a Cave Tour It's always around 60ish...

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