The “Queen City” is filled with fun, exciting and new adventurous things to do. Charlotte is North Carolina’s largest metropolitan area. North Carolina, also known as the TarHeel State, once known as Charlottetowne, the City was founded in 1769 and named for Queen Charlotte, whom is the wife of King George III of England. The county was named Mecklenburg to represent the region in Germany where she was born. Charlotte has a very rich American history packed in with the discovery of gold and the pride of the Scots-Irish settlers. Truly a dynamic city, the revolutionized town of Charlotte will pleasantly surprise you. As you linger along the wonderful streets of up town, search the magnificent stores in various areas, travel aboard the Historic Charlotte Trolley in South End, or stop by one of the cities grand restaurants to experience the love and Southern hospitality, people of the Queen City have come to know that the city has a lot more to offer its visitors and residents. After just one visit, there remains a promise that you will definitely want to come back again, and the next time you do… it just might be because you want to relocate and Charlotte is the place to be! Charlotte will always welcome you to a new, distinct change.