About 85,000 people call Greenville in Coastal North Carolina home.
Raleigh, the state capital, is 70 miles (113 kilometers) west of Greenville, while Norfolk - Virginia Beach is 110 miles (177 kilometers) to the northeast.
The ecological parks surrounding Greenville give visitors an insight into the birds, trees and plants which inhabit the area. To walk through one of the major local nature parks, head out to Goose Creek State Park.
Washington Square Mall is the perfect place to visit if you love shopping and watching the world go by. It is a busy area filled with fashion, accessories, fresh produce and great places to eat.
A favorite with local and visiting golf fanatics is Cypress Landing Golf Club, one of the best places to tee off in the Greenville area. Tee off down the excellent fairways, attack the bunkers, then enjoy a few drinks with fellow golf-obsessives in the clubhouse.