Stories by Amanda

Scenic Walks

10 Gorgeous Hikes Through North Carolina’s Blue Ridge Mountains

By Amanda Ellis | Feb 15, 2019

North Carolina is famous for its stacked, rolling Blue Ridge Mountains, heavily-laden with a huge diversity of flora interspersed with…


Top 10 Hidden Gems in North Carolina to Visit

By Amanda Ellis | Aug 15, 2017

North Carolina is canvassed by vast natural wilderness and a popular coastline of beaches and tourist attractions. From Wilmington to…

Bucket List Worthy

11 Most Beautiful Waterfalls in North Carolina

By Amanda Ellis | Aug 22, 2016

The entire state of North Carolina is peppered with alluring natural wonders, including a collection of beautiful, two-tiered cascading waterfalls…

7 of the Best Swimming Holes in North Carolina

By Amanda Ellis | Jul 10, 2016

Summer in North Carolina goes hand in hand with soaring temperatures and devastating humidity. Luckily the riveting scenery of the…