Fort Fisher in North Carolina is a historic port near Wilmington. It was a confederate stronghold during the civil war. Uniquely, it is an earthen fort.
Category: Historic Places
Out and About in Downtown Raleigh.
Downtown Raleigh, North Carolina is a great place to spend the day. This historical downtown has a good variety of shops, restaurants, and places to see.
Petroglyph V Bar V Heritage Site, Arizona
The V Bar V Heritage Native American Petroglyph Site is a wonderful hidden gem in central Arizona. Over 1000 petroglyphs were drawn here!!
The Bridges of Madison County
The Bridges of Madison County was a great movie several years ago. Filmed in Madison County, Iowa, there are a total of 6 remaining bridges to visit.
The Haunted Old City Jail in Charleston
As our December 2019 trip was a rainy trip we signed up for another tour, this time of the Charleston Haunted Old City Jail. We joined Bulldog Tours and were given a fantastic tour. It was the perfect night for it, as the rain had turned to a mist and there was an eerie redness…
The Old Exchange and Provost Dungeon, Charleston
There is a lot of history in Charleston, South Carolina. The Old Exchange and Provost Dungeon is one of the must sees. Built in 1771 before the Revolutionary War, this building is a landmark in historic Charleston.
A Photo Tour of Historic Charleston, SC
Historic Charleston is so full of history and charm. Exploring the cobblestone streets and historic places is a great way to spend a few days.
Biltmore Estate Photo Tour
On a trip to North Carolina, we made a visit to the Biltmore and loved this amazing place, not just the Biltmore itself, but also at the beauty of the area.
Historic Yates Mill, Raleigh, North Carolina
Yates Mill is a beautifully restored mill just 5 minutes from downtown Raleigh. Built around 1750 by a pond along a stream it was the perfect place for an early morning walk.