Raleigh: Great Culture and Beautiful Greenery
Raleigh offers a beautiful atmosphere full of lush green trees and brilliant flowers. The museums here are especially noteworthy. The Museum of Natural Science has an impressive collection of dinosaur fossils, including a full dino skeleton complete with a fossilized heart. The North Carolina Museum of Art offers a huge range of interesting pieces, ranging from famed impressionist works to the most modern art. Visit the City Market in the downtown area for a charming old fashioned atmosphere, unique small shops, and amazing down home cooking."