Take a tour of Charlotte's EpiCentre, Bechtler Museum of Art, Discovery Place and the US National Whitewater Center.
Charlotte's EpiCentre, a popular entertainment complex, includes Dale Earnhardt Jr's Whisky River and Strike City.
The Bechtler Museum of Modern Art features work from various artists, including Calder, Warhol and Picasso.
Get a beautiful view of Charlotte's skyline from Marshall Park.
The NASCAR Hall of Fame has exhibits and memorabilia, and pays homage to the legends that shaped the sport.
Charlotte, named for a German princess, has grown from its cotton-field origins into a major financial hub.
Check out a basketball game at Bobcats Arena in Charlotte.
A redbud tree in bloom.
One of Charlotte`s Light-Rail LYNX trains pulls into the station.
Go white-water rafting at the US National Whitewater Center, an Olympic training facility.
Kids watch jellyfish at Discovery Place, a science and technology museum in the heart of Charlotte's Center City.