The Hidden Village in North Carolina That Almost No One Knows About
If you know where to look, you can find a variety of hidden treasures in the Tar Heel State, like the castle found at this link. Not many people, except for the locals, know about a Utopian village that sprang up beginning in 1968 outside of Raleigh. It’s called Shangri-La, and it’s much like the fictional Shangri-La written about in 1933 by author, James Hilton – only it is better, because it has come to life and you can visit!
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Shangri-La is located on Henry Warren Road in Prospect Hill, North Carolina. You’ll find a google map indicating the location at this link. The village is always open, however, it’s located on private property so please respect the owners by visiting during normal hours.
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Robin Jarvis is a travel writer and editor for OnlyInYourState.com with a bachelor's degree in Journalism. Her love for travel has taken her to many parts of the world. She's lived in the Carolinas for nearly three decades and currently resides in Charleston. When she's not working, she loves to cook with friends and check out new adventures. General questions and FAM tours: firstname.lastname@example.org.
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