36 Hours in Chapel Hill and Carrboro

Share
twitterlinkedinfacebook
Image 13 of 66
< Prev Next >
150508_nyt_ch_104.JPG
May 8, 2015. Chapel Hill, North Carolina.<br />
 Matt Daley (left), an employee of the NC Botanical Gardens, stands in front of Patrick Dougherty's sculpture "Homegrown" while talking to (left to right) Sarah Dunn, Marlene Fessick and Charlotte Malone, visitors to the Gardens from Tennessee on a 10 day southeastern garden tour. <br />
 Outsiders tend to lump Chapel Hill with nearby Durham, but the more sensible pairing is with Carrboro, the adjacent town that was once a mere offshoot known as West End. Even today the transition from Chapel Hill, anchored by North Carolina'’s flagship public university, into downtown Carrboro is virtually seamless.