The #IGTRAVELThursday founders are back with our Travel Thursday posts via Instagram photos. We took a hiatus over the summer. I think we all needed the break. We’ve made one big change to our #IGTravelThursday link-up though. It will happen just once a month now, and it will always be the first Thursday of each month. This is a great way for you to learn about other travel destinations here.
As an original founder, I’ve decided to keep my posts centered around resorts and hotels with some destination travel mixed-in. Sometimes, I will feature other Instagram accounts. Often times, I will use my own Instagram photos with my own spin.
To kick off the series again, I’m sharing a few photos that I took on a recent trip to Greensboro, NC. to cover a fantastic food event called, “Savor the South”.
Greensboro is about an hour or so west of Raleigh, my hometown. When I pulled up to the valet area of the O.Henry Hotel, a a Four-Diamond boutique hotel in Greensboro, this is what greeted me?
Leigh Powell Hines, a former TV Journalist/Communications Executive, combined motherhood and her journalism experience and started The Hines-Sight Blog to inspire parents to pack their bags for family travels in and around North Carolina. Leigh knows the best in family travel, but as a parent in her mid-forties, she seeks out restaurants and hotels that adults can enjoy, too. Her life in Raleigh is not about chicken nuggets and restaurant chains. She’s a fan of individually-owned restaurants with a local flair. As Luxury/Family Travel Editor for Skimbaco Lifestyle, she has the insights on the latest happenings in luxury hotels, spa trends, family travel, and events. She also knows North Carolina from the coast to the mountains and believes a weekend road trip is when families can have the most fun. Luxury hotels are Leigh’s passion, and she is ready to travel the world, one luxury hotel at a time. Leigh also covers. travel for Examiner.com. and is a local blogger for the Official Visit Raleigh blog.