makes Charlotte North Carolina unique?
Charlotte is the largest
metropolitan area in the Carolinas, with more than 1 million
residents, Charlotte is a booming financial center as well as a major
and service point for the Southeast. A lot of
the city's prosperity can be
attributed to the Charlotte/Douglas
International Airport, a transportation hub that
to the world. Another unique thing about Charlotte is that its
downtown area is referred to as "uptown".
Where can I find out what's
going on in Charlotte?
If you want to find
out whats happening in Charlotte, there's a free weekly
publication called Creative Loafing that you can pick up at
restaurant or newsstand. It has some pretty
good restaurant reviews and some
interesting live music
Where can I find a nice quiet
Charlotte hotel that's in between the airport
The Doubletree SouthPark is in
a great location if you want to be close to the
airport (about 8
miles) and close to Uptown (about 4 miles). It's also surrounded
by a bunch of great restaurants and the best shopping in the city.
place is in the middle of a busy
shopping area, it's very quietly situated. The have
sauna and fitness facility as well as all the amenties needed for
Where's good museum to go to in
The Mint Museum of Art's
pottery and porcelain collection is said to be one of
the best in
the country. Collections include art dating from the