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Fun Fact #3

Ernest Hemingway wrote some of his best works while living on Historic Route 1, in the Florida Keys. These include "Death in the Afternoon," "For Whom the Bell Tolls," "To Have and Have Not," and "Green Hills of Africa."

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North Carolina

Historic Route 1 displays North Carolina's ideal combination of natural beauty and man-made wonders. Celebrate one of the world's favorite motorcycles at the Ray Price Legends of Harley Drag Racing Museum. The staff will even teach you how to ride one of these powerful beasts. It's Hog Heaven! Thrill to the high-octane ARCA Racing Series at Rockingham Speedway. Explore the world's longest museum: the Roanoke Canal Museum and Trail. Immerse yourself in state lore at the North Carolina Museum of History — which has exhibits about everything from the state's role in the Civil War to its medical history and engineering feats. See live animals and diverse geology, geography, and flora and fauna at the North Carolina Museum of Natural Sciences.

For more information please visit: www.visitnc.com