Park, a bedroom community in growing Cary, North Carolina, blends small-town living with high-end amenities. Just minutes southwest of the Research Triangle Park in Durham, Cary offers a quick commute to Duke University or the University of North Carolina. Ten miles to the northeast, the Raleigh-Durham Airport facilitates travel to and from the area. From the cozy to the palatial, Cary has a variety of apartments for rent, with options from hip downtown lofts to secluded complexes.
To unwind, locals hang out in neighborhood coffee shops, visiting Fresca Cafe for its savory Italian-inspired menu and It’s a Grind for its famous smoothies and frozen specialty drinks. People throughout the Triangle visit Bosphorus in Cary for its Turkish-Mediterranean cuisine. Cary also provides seventy miles of nature trails for hiking, jogging, biking, and walking. Other outdoor adventure opportunities include Hemlock Bluffs Nature Preserve and the Stevens Nature Center, along with more than 20 other parks.