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Charlotte Map, North Carolina

If you feel like you need some help to find your way in your destination city, you are in the right place. This Charlotte Map will certainly help you to seek out the best restaurants, clubs and sights in town. You want to know what is the best place for a walk? Or what you should be watching out for during your visit? Learn more about the best things to do in the city reading our travel tips and then get around in Charlotte with Travelgrove's map. While searching for places, you can also check some cheap flights or deals or you can take a look at our user's galleries about the city. We hope you will find our city map of Charlotte useful. Enjoy your trip and come back to share your travel experience about Charlotte!

Charlotte History

Charlotte, NC, United States The Charlotte area was first settled during 1755.  Thomas Polk was traveling with the family of Thomas Spratt and stopped there to build his house at a Native American intersection for two trading paths between Catawba River and Yadkin River.  One of these paths went from north to south and was a part of the famous Great Wagon Road.  The other path went from west to east.  During the early years of the 1700s, the... read more

Charlotte Travel Guide

After a period of war the city began to develop in the industrial area to such an extent that after a while it became a leader in this domain in the South. The water the Catawba River offered helped the fast development of factories. Another area well developed was gold production and the exquisite 1835 mint building, now part of Mint Museum is a reminder of that period. read more

Charlotte Sightseeing

The Discovery Place is a very popular place to visit in Charlotte, and many of the schools in nearby cities take field trips here.  It is one the most acclaimed museums for children in the nation and primarily focuses on science.  You can step into a rainforest, feel and see fish, see a frozen banana hammer, and watch a balloon filled with hydrogen explode.  The cost is $7.50 to see the Discovery Halls, $7.50 to see... read more

Charlotte Nightlife

 Nightlife in Charlotte is more than abundant, as there are hundreds of clubs and bars that you can go to for a fun night out.  The Alley Cat is one of these and one of the newest premier clubs that features rock and roll, live DJs and bands.  This has become the de facto hub of uptown dining and nightlife.  The DJs and live bands play everything from the classics to modern-day rock.  On Thursdays, they feature... read more

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