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Longing to get away from the office and blow off some steam? Wishing you were gazing at the bottom of a Daiquiri glass rather than that soul-crushing spreadsheet? Time to book those tickets to Charlotte!
This city is populated by 750,000 people.
Raleigh, the state capital, lies 210 kilometres east of Charlotte, while Harrisburg can be found 20 kilometres to the northeast.
The whole family will love stops at Paramount's Carowinds Theme Park and Carolina Raptor Center. If you're up for even more fun and excitement, the Metrolina Tradeshow Expo and Huntersville Family Fitness and Aquatics are some other options.
Entering Sea Life Charlotte-Concord is like taking a jump into the depths of the ocean, but without needing to use a wetsuit! Here you'll get to see all sorts of fascinating aquatic creatures.
Are you kids curious about the world of wildlife? Take them on an outing to the Lazy 5 Ranch, where inquisitive young minds will discover how an animal behaves, the types of sounds it makes and a whole lot more!
For motor enthusiasts, this place will be heaven. The thunder of engines at the Hendrick Motorsports Complex is bound to get your blood pumping. You can find even more spills and thrills at the Raceworld USA, the Joe Gibbs Racing and the JR Motorsports.
If you like to think of yourself as a wine lover, take the opportunity to stop by a local winery. You can try some regional specialties at the Treehouse Vineyards.
If you're interested in knowing about the local species of flora, check out the Daniel Stowe Botanical Garden. Alternatively, spend an afternoon exploring the winding pathways and taking in the variety of plants and flowers at the UNC Charlotte Botanical Gardens.
Freedom Park and Romare Bearden Park are the places to go to lap up some sun, go for a picnic or just settle back and people-watch. Alternatively, head outdoors and get moving at Stowe Park or McGill Rose Garden.
It doesn't matter if you want to know the most popular restaurant or what to do after dark, you'll find the information you're after at Charlotte City Center Visitor Info Center or Gaston County Visitor Center. Lake Norman Visitors Center and Gaston County Travel and Tourism are two more great places to get the inside scoop on things to see and do around town.
Charlotte offers an assortment of nature reserves, such as U.S. National Whitewater Center and McDowell Nature Center and Preserve. For a little bit more downtime, visit Reedy Creek Nature Center and Preserve and Jetton Park.
The NASCAR Hall of Fame and the North Carolina Auto Racing Hall of Fame are perfect places to hide away from a rainy day. Study the absorbing exhibits and ask the helpful staff about guided tours and other special happenings! Museum nerds should also pencil in visits to the Memory Lane Museum and the Carolinas Aviation Museum.
Curious minds will be over the moon with the Discovery Place, where an entire range of fascinating scientific objects and displays are just waiting to be examined.
These days you don't need to travel the globe to see all the wonders of the world. You can just pay a visit to places like the Charlotte Nature Museum and the Schiele Museum of Natural History instead, where an amazing variety of rare and unique specimens are showcased all in the one place.
With a good number of wonderful art collections to choose from, you might need a friendly push in the right direction. We recommend grabbing a coffee and heading straight to the Bechtler Museum of Modern Art or the Mint Museum Randolph. The Light Factory and the Arts on Main are not to be missed either.
Calling all history buffs! You can learn more about the vivid and varied past of the region at the Charlotte Museum of History and the Afro-American Cultural Center. The Matthews Heritage Museum and the Belmont Heritage Learning Center are also worth a day out for an even deeper insight into days gone by.
Time spent looking back at history is never a worthless exercise. Let the North Carolina Korean War Veterans Memorial and the President James K. Polk State Historic Site help you understand this destination's past. If you're still hungry for more, Latta Plantation and Historic Rosedale Plantation should also be on your must-see list.
Whether you're a believer or just curious about its historical significance, a stop at the Temple Beth is sure to add some extra meaning to your journey.
It's far better to reflect on your life and say, 'Did I really do that?' instead of, 'I really wish I had done that.' So, while you are here you should also discover some of the more unknown attractions, such as the Fort Bragg and the Billy Graham Library. Don't forget about the GoPro Motorplex and the Blumenthal Performing Arts Center either.
If you'd rather spend money on adventures than on accommodations, the Golden Green Hotel and the Sleep Inn Airport - Billy Graham Parkway are two places you should check out. Or would you rather spend your time in more luxurious surrounds? Get ready to be treated like royalty at The Ritz-Carlton, Charlotte or The Westin Charlotte.
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