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Articles from the October 2001
Issue of North Carolina Magazine
Residents of the Tar Heel state know that fantastic foliage
can be found at most every turn, but only our expert knows
the high country’s best places to eat, sleep, golf and shop.
Hardheaded about Software
Want some practical advice about the best choices
for your company? Look past the bells and whistles
for programs that solve real problems as efficiently as possible.
Putting It All Together
Our annual look at North Carolina’s architects
tells us what those in the profession already know —
that their work ensures that a building’s sum is greater than its
Gordon Smith of Raleigh figured that if his grandfather
could start a museum about art, he could start one about the
So he did, thinking globally and acting locally in creating Exploris.
Tar Heel Travels
Rustic elegance and out-of-this-world cuisine
are everyday staples at the Eseeola Lodge, a four-star
that is also home to the seventh-best golf course in the state.