The New York Times Travel feature "36 Hours" stopped by Chapel Hill, Carrboro and UNC to share what the lively area can provide in a day and a half.
Best towns and small cities in the US: Chapel Hill
"Chapel Hill ... blends liberal philosophy and Southern culture in a way that borders on the utopian."
Chapel Hill Recognized For Modernist Homes
The Triangle has the third-largest collection of modernist homes in the country, as recently highlighted by The Washington Post. Los Angeles and New York’s Long Island are the only areas with more.
List of Chapel Hill Modernist Houses: http://www.ncmodernist.org/chapelhill