13 Vintage Road Trip Photos Of North Carolina That Show People Have Always Loved Exploring Our State

For most North Carolinians, memories of family road trips and vacations from days gone by are often the fuel for planning the kinds of trips we’d like to take in the present. Throughout the course of modern day, destinations in North Carolina have been the first choice for natives as well as millions of out-of-state visitors that call the Tar Heel State home for short bursts of fun and relaxation. Looking back at the following vintage photos of vacation destinations in North Carolina, it’s easy to see why locals (and visitors!) have always loved exploring our state.

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