North Carolina Piedmont Beauty Amazes You

Posted on March 5, 2016

North Carolina Piedmont beauty amazes you. The flowers shown (in the picture above) are blooming in front of the Duke Chapel in Durham.  Did you know that this year our North Carolina State Parks celebrate 100 years?  With so many ... read more

Posted in Central North Carolina, Gardens, History, Sights To See, Things to Do

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?

Flower Festivals in North Carolina

Posted on December 31, 2014

From March through May, North Carolina will be awash with blooms from the mountains to the coast with daffodils, tulips, azaleas, and more! One of the most popular flower festivals in NC is at the Biltmore Estate in Asheville. Get ready ... read more

Posted in Festivals, Gardens, Things to Do

North Carolina Butterflies Delight

Posted on July 25, 2014

It’s official. 2014 is a great year to be a butterfly in North Carolina! NC State Parks even proclaimed this the Year of the Lepidoptera (aka butterflies and moths). Because it took such a long time for spring to finally ... read more

Posted in Butterflies, Gardens