Plan Ahead: Fall Leaf Peeping in the NC Mountains

Posted on August 15, 2015

Of course, summer still has some fight left in it, but savvy North Carolina “leaf peepers” know that this is the time to select which B&B to call home base for viewing fall foliage in the North Carolina mountains. Making ... read more

Posted in Outdoor Activities in NC, Sights To See, Western North Carolina

North Carolina Barbecue Is Like No Other

Posted on July 29, 2015

You know you’re doing something right in the barbecue department when Wikipedia devotes an entire page to BBQ in North Carolina. According to Wikipedia: “Barbecue is a huge part of the heritage and history of North Carolina. It has resulted in a ... read more

Posted in Sights To See, Things to Do

Up, Up & Away in North Carolina

Posted on July 6, 2015

North Carolina is well-known for the Wright Brothers and their aviation accomplishments in Kitty Hawk on the coast of NC. Depending on who you believe, NC deserves bragging rights as “First in Flight.” But with summer vacations and special celebrations ... read more

Posted in Outdoor Activities in NC, Things to Do

Celebrating Great Outdoors Month in North Carolina

Posted on June 8, 2015

June is Great Outdoors Month and the member innkeepers of the North Carolina Bed & Breakfast Inns are celebrating! From sea to mountains, NC is well known as a state full of outdoor wonders. You’ll find some of the finest ... read more

Posted in Outdoor Activities in NC, Sights To See

Wine in North Carolina : Full of Surprises

Posted on May 20, 2015

North Carolina is a state full of surprises, treasures and other unexpected delights. One of the best places to find what you might otherwise miss is to stay at a North Carolina Bed and Breakfast. Innkeepers can provide an insider’s ... read more

Posted in Sights To See, Things to Do

Gift Ideas With a Winning WOW Factor

Posted on May 1, 2015

If you’re like most people, you’re always on the lookout for memorable gift ideas. Members of North Carolina Bed and Breakfast Inns have two excellent suggestions that are perfect any time of year. Gift Idea #1 You can never go ... read more

Posted in General, Recipes

Every Day is Earth Day for NCBBI Innkeepers

Posted on April 21, 2015

April brings spring showers and thoughts of annual Earth Day celebrations across North Carolina and all around the world. It is a special time for focused awareness of and appreciation for the magnificence of Earth and our precious environment. For ... read more

Posted in Butterflies, Gardens, Why Stay at an NCBBI B&B?

Set Your Sights for the North Carolina Coast This Spring

Posted on April 2, 2015

April along the coast and eastern parts of North Carolina is a whirlwind of festivals, events and explorations. Our coastal towns are packed with events, sights and aromas! Of course, NCBBI member inns offer you warm hospitality, comfort, delicious food, safety and ... read more

Posted in Events, Festivals, Sights To See, Things to Do

Never Stayed at a B&B Before?

Posted on February 10, 2015

Staying at a professionally-run bed and breakfast inn offers an experience well beyond your typical travel accommodation. How do you choose the B&B that is right for you? These questions are often addressed on the B&B’s website. All innkeepers will ... read more

Posted in General, Home Collection, Why Stay at an NCBBI B&B?

Follow the NC Barn Quilt Trail Through the Mountains

Posted on January 20, 2015

Back in 2001, when Donna Sue Groves painted a wooden block in a quilt pattern and hung it on the outside of her barn to honor her mom (a quilter), she had no idea that over the next thirteen years, ... read more

Posted in Crafts, Things to Do, Western North Carolina