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North Carolina – Days 5-6: Fairs and Flea Markets and Fine Art in Raleigh, Oh My!

Day five in North Carolina I drove to Raleigh. I started my adventures by getting back to my roots at the Scandinavian Christmas Fair. But when I got to the NC State Fairgrounds I happened upon the Raleigh Flea Market. I have no idea why flea markets make me so happy, but they do. They really do. They make me so… Read more »

North Carolina – Days 3-4: The Three C’s ~ Charlotte, Carrboro, and Chapel Hill

I love a good skyline. Probably because my home-city, Minneapolis, MN has a good skyline. Nonetheless, when I go to a new city and am less than impressed by its architecture I usually don’t hold out much hope for the city itself. I know I shouldn’t judge a book by its cover, but love at first sight is totally a… Read more »