From Rowland, Myrtle Beach is about 65 miles (105 kilometers) to the south, and Charlotte is approximately 100 miles (161 kilometers) to the northwest.
It's hardly surprising Rowland is so popular with travelers from all over the world; Eastern Piedmont is an Aladdin's Cave of wonderful sights and attractions. If you are after more ways to enjoy the region, try the Robeson County Museum and Luther Britt Park in the vicinity of Lumberton, which is 17 miles (27 kilometers) to the west of Rowland.
When it's time to spread your wings, visit the nearest regional city. Florence lays 35 miles (56 kilometers) away and features sights such as Francis Marion University, Magnolia Mall and Eastern Carolina Agricultural Fairgrounds. The Traces Golf Club and Florence Museum are some more visitor attractions worth visiting for those who have time to spare.
Each place has a fascinating history and Eastern Piedmont has plenty of its own stories to tell. The historic mansions in these parts provide a fascinating window on the past.
If you are after a break from sightseeing, why not take advantage of the local watersports? Canoeing and water skiing are available in the area.
When it's time to say farewell to Rowland, head to the nearest major airport situated in Florence, 35 miles (56 kilometers) to the southwest.