Category: Day Trips

Day Trip Idea: Roanoke, VA

By Rachel Hoeing What many of you may not realize is that Roanoke, Virginia is only two hours from most spots in the Triad. It is a fabulous city for a day trip, or a...

Beachin’ It in the Triad

If you’re bummed about not getting away to the Carolina coast this summer, don’t fret because I found the perfect solution here in our own backyard! You may...

Day/Weekend Trip Idea: Charlotte

By Rachel Hoeing I grew up in Charlotte, and I seem to find myself there at least once a month to visit family and friends. I have never written a day trip blog about...

Blueberry Picking in the Triad

By Katie Moosbrugger It is officially blueberry season! As always, we recommend you call or check the farm’s web site to confirm the status of their fruit before...

Day Trip with a Teen: Greensboro to Raleigh!

By Guest Blogger Rob Ainbinder, author of the blog Digital Dad Living in or near Greensboro you’ve probably considered many day trip ideas from our area to one of our...

Day Trip Idea: Geocaching

By Guest Blogger Ryan Leigh Runyon Several years ago, some friends introduced me to geocaching. I’d read about it before, but hadn’t experienced it until they...

Things to Do and See Over Spring Break

By Rachel Hoeing If you have decided to stay in town for Spring Break this year and are looking for fun family ideas, have no fear! Today’s blog will give you...

Day Trip Idea: Chimney Rock State Park

By Rachel Hoeing We’ve had such a great response to our day trip and travel idea blogs this summer! I thought it would be the perfect time to “re-run”...

Family Trip Idea: ACE Adventure Center

By Guest Blogger Jen Corbin Are you looking to do something different with the family this summer? Or are you already thinking about a fall getaway before the...

Day Trip Idea: Museum of Life + Science

By Guest Blogger Aprille Donaldson, author of the blog Beautiful in His Time The Museum of Life and Science is truly a hidden treasure for North Carolina families. The...