Day Trips

Where to Find Splash Parks & Water Slides

Where to Find Splash Parks & Water Slides

By Katie Moosbrugger Splash parks and spraygrounds are literally springing up all over the Triad and more that are scheduled to open soon! Many of these (particularly the pools and waterslides) will not open until Memorial Day weekend, but some spraygrounds are...
A Day Trip Back in Time: Mount Airy

A Day Trip Back in Time: Mount Airy

By Guest Blogger Marisa Tomasic Nestled in the foothills of the Blue Ridge Mountains, visitors and locals alike are fortunate enough to take in the “back in the day” charms of a simpler life in the town of Mount Airy. Known by many as Mayberry, the fictional setting...
Day Trip Idea: Salisbury Area

Day Trip Idea: Salisbury Area

By Guest Blogger Julie Fritz One of my best friends in NC is from Salisbury. When we were in college in Asheville we would go to her hometown to visit her family. Now that she lives outside of Boone, we sometimes meet up there since it is closer than us driving to the...