If you are the kind of traveler that has a never-ending curiosity, you'll be sure to love Mia's Marketplace.
To find it, travel 110 miles (177 kilometers) from the state capital, Raleigh, until you arrive at Wilmington.
Though there are no accommodations close to Mia's Marketplace, you will be able to hunt some down that are a manageable drive away. Why not ask about a room 45 miles (72 kilometers) away at the Bald Head Island? If that doesn't work out, try the Holiday Inn Resort Wrightsville Beach, 20 miles (32 kilometers) away, or the Shell Island Resort - All Oceanfront Suites, 19 miles (31 kilometers) away.
Just a short distance away, Daily Grind is a superb place to sit down and enjoy a coffee or something light to eat. If your stomach is grumbling, check out Beachin Kitchen, a popular eatery close by. Of course, there is no better way to finish off a day of exploring than with a drink or two. Gilligan's, also a short walk away, is the spot to be.