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Wilmington, North Carolina: Day 3

North Carolina Aquarium
June 6, 2017
My son and I share a deep and profound love for aquariums, so I knew there was no way we were leaving Wilmington, North Carolina without visiting the North Carolina Aquarium at Fort Fisher in Kure Beach. Kure Beach is definitely an extraordinary destination that deserves a visit in itself, but...

Wilmington, North Carolina: Day 2 (Part 3)

Carolina Beach, North Carolina
May 26, 2017
I consider myself a professional traveler. It it something that I have been doing extensively for the last two decades of my life whether it be solo, with girlfriends, with my husband, or now with my family. So, I know when it comes to travel, especially when traveling with children,...

Wilmington, North Carolina: Day 2 (Part 1)

Wilmington, North Carolina
May 10, 2017
Before we started our day of exploration, we wanted to wander around Wilmington's riverfront and downtown area. Known for its gracious Southern charm, Wilmington is definitely on the list of "must see" Southern destinations. All you have to do is spend a little time of there and you will instantly understand why. Spanning 230-plus...

Wilmington, North Carolina: Day 1 (Part 2)

Wilmington, North Carolina
April 23, 2017
It was really important to us that we find a hotel directly on the beach while staying in Wilmington, North Carolina. Since our hometown of Charlotte is landlocked, whenever we travel we want to be as close to the ocean as possible. If you are anything like us, and especially if...

Wilmington, North Carolina: Day 1 (Part 1)

Wilmington Railroad Museum
April 14, 2017
I grew up vacationing in Wilmington, North Carolina (I even briefly contemplated attending college there), however it has been almost two decades since I last visited and I could not wait to experience this beautiful beach town along with my husband and son. We thought it was the perfect destination for our mini-spring break weekend getaway....