Welcome to Welge Travel Report's guide to the best of Raleigh, Durham & Chapel Hill. WTR's Raleigh, Durham & Chapel Hill map shows you the location of the North Carolina Museum of Art and the JC Raulston Arboretum.
WTR's Carlota Cuisine describes the signature dish at Mateo Bar de Tapas and what to order at Nana’s .
Raleigh, Durham & Chapel Hill
Welge Travel Report Notables for Raleigh, Durham & Chapel Hill
Getting around Raleigh, Durham & Chapel Hill
Public transportation for Raleigh, Durham & Chapel Hill
WTR's Tony Transit says the best information for public transportation in Raleigh, Durham & Chapel Hill is (http://www.gotriangle.org/transit/maps-and-schedules/) (http://www.gotriangle.org/transit/maps-and-schedules/)
Amtrak (www.amtrak.com) – Your connection to more than 500 stations in 46 states. For online information and train schedules visit www.amtrak.com or call 1-800-USA-RAIL (1-800-872-7245)
People Watching Raleigh, Durham & Chapel Hill
Our Francois Flaneur say the best PW in Raleigh is at City Plaza and in Durham check out the Brightleaf District. In Chapel Hill head for Franklin Street.
Dining in Raleigh, Durham & Chapel Hill
In Raleigh our Carlota Cuisine says head for Beasley's Chicken and Honey - L & D: Daily, 237 S Wilmington St, 919-322-0127
Fried chicken and great sides, full bar and a small interesting wine list.
Shopping areas in Raleigh, Durham & Chapel Hill
WTR's Shari Shopper says the best shopping is is at City Plaza in Durham and the Brightleaf District. In Chapel Hill head for Franklin Street and Ninth Street in Durham.
Wine Bars in Raleigh, Durham & Chapel Hill
Our Winnie Winesnob thinks these are the best local wine bars for your enjoyment, socializing and sipping.
Mosaic – M,Tu: from 8, W-Sa: from 6, 517 W Jones St, Raleigh, 919-829-5886. Moroccan décor, DJ, dancing and affordable wine menu.
Tru Deli & Wine – Nightly from 6, 114 Henderson St, Chapel Hill, 919-240-7755. Cheese, nuts, olives, beer, drinks and wine.
Business Information for Raleigh, Durham & Chapel Hill
Here is help in regard to your business in Raleigh, Durham & Chapel Hill: (http://www.businessnc.com/)
Recognition for Raleigh, Durham & Chapel Hill
We extend special thanks to the people who manage and/or own the institutions, museums and restaurants featured in our guides. In some instances we have relied on their descriptions and photos.
Lagniappe for Raleigh, Durham & Chapel Hill
WTR's Ernie Exhibit provides information on special current exhibitions for our featured museums such as: The Nasher Museum of Art
Now to July 15, 2018 see Solidary and Solitary
Solidary & Solitary: The Joyner/Giuffrida Collection offers a new perspective on the critical contribution that artists of African descent have made to the evolution of abstract art from 1940s to the present. The exhibition brings together a lineage of visionary black artists, beginning in the mid-20th century with Abstract Expressionist Norman Lewis. The exhibition traces a line to some of today’s most celebrated artists, including Kevin Beasley, Mark Bradford, Leonardo Drew, Sam Gilliam, Norman Lewis, Glenn Ligon, Shinique Smith, Lynette Yiadom-Boakye and many more.