Chapel Hill and the surrounding area

“The southern part of Heaven,” the town of Chapel Hill, North Carolina is home to the University of North Carolina’s flagship campus, the first public university in the United States.

The Research Triangle, commonly referred to as simply “The Triangle“, is known for its major universities: the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, North Carolina State University, Duke University,  and North Carolina Central University and for Research Triangle Park, home to numerous high-tech companies and enterprises.