Ideal Destinations


“Oh, the places you’ll go…” Dr. Seuss wasn’t the only one going places. Ideal Destinations allows you to explore domestic and international destinations that we find particularly appealing, like Sicily or Costa Rica, or quaint fishing towns on the eastern seaboard.  You’ll discover places to go, what to eat, things to do—it’s all here.

It’s Fire on the Dock

Posted on Apr 13th, 2014 - By Kelly Godbey - 0 Comments

Click here to read this and other articles on our digital publication. or on the Rock or in the City “Got to Be NC” Dining Competition…

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From Big City Excitement to Beach Town Charm, Florida’s West Coast Offers It All

Posted on Jan 11th, 2012 - By David Heck - 0 Comments

As the sun slowly sinks below the horizon, a once clear blue sky fills with breathtaking hues of crimson, orange and gold. Watching such dazzling…

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Fabulous Festivals

Posted on Apr 14th, 2014 - By Kelly Godbey - 0 Comments

Read this article and more on By Nancy Gross Annual festivals offer a wide variety of unique entertainment and…

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Quintessential Caribbean Paradise—St. Lucia

Posted on Jan 31st, 2010 - By David Heck - 1 Comment

With its ribbons of sandy beaches, swaying coconut palms, translucent warm waters, and coral reefs teeming with tropical fish, Saint Lucia…

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On the Road Again: Roadside Attractions

Posted on Aug 27th, 2013 - By Rachael Carscaddon - 0 Comments

Even though school has started back in most places, summer is not quite over yet! There might be time for just one more vacation, one last road…

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International Living: Retire to Paradise

Posted on Jan 17th, 2012 - By David Heck - 3 Comments

If you’re a baby boomer, retirement is probably one subject that has been on your mind for some time. You’ve worked hard all your life and have…

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Waterfront marina and boats at Rivermist in Southport, North Carolina

Top Places to Retire: Palmetto Creek of the Carolinas

Posted on May 2nd, 2014 - By David Heck - 0 Comments

  Every great story needs a great setting. Don't just start a new chapter in your life, start a whole new book. Palmetto Creek is the…

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Airlines, Medical Travel and More

Posted on Oct 2nd, 2008 - By David Heck - 1 Comment

Airlines The new “pay as you go” policies adopted by the U.S. domestic airlines make it hard to budget as new charges and changes proliferate.…

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The Allure of Water—Lake Living

Posted on Aug 29th, 2010 - By David Heck - 2 Comments

An almost primitive connection draws people to water_to the lakes, rivers and oceans. Maybe part of that reason is that, biologically speaking, human…

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Lighting the Way: Lighthouses of the Southern Coast

Posted on May 14th, 2013 - By David Heck - 0 Comments

When you picture the coast, do sandy toes, salty air, and sea shells come to mind? These are all generic icons we associate with being near the…

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