Historic Beaufort and close by Swansboro feature quaint downtown areas with domestically owned boutiques. This seaside city has boutiques and reside entertainment with local aptitude. From low-key, mother-and-pop restaurants to upscale bistros, there may be an option to fulfill everyone. Most restaurants supply casual atmospheres, and lots of host stay music during the week. Top-rated favorites embrace The Trading Post, Fish Hut Grill, The Dock House, Gaffers, Kathryn’s Bistro and Martini Bar, Ruddy Duck Tavern, and The Boro.

A few prime festivals embrace Boulder International Film Festival, Taste of Pearl, Colorado Shakespeare Festival, Colorado Music Festival and Boulder Fall Fest. Boulder has earned a status among the finest small cities in the U.S., based on National Geographic Traveler. Part of its enchantment is the downtown, a four-block pedestrian-friendly area. Pearl Street, a brick-paved strip in downtown Boulder, serves as a hot spot for eating, leisure and buying.