The final Emmy nominated drama series in our outstanding home list is Showtime’s critically acclaimed Homeland. The show is set for the most part in Maryland and Virigina, but most of the filming is actually done in Charlotte, North Carolina. Charlotte is a more affordable location to film in and offers similar surroundings to replicate the towns in Virginia and Maryland.
Living in New Jersey, the common pre-weekend summer refrain is, “are you going to the Shore?” For those who only know NJ through the eyes of Newark Airport, we do have miles and miles of great beaches! Yet not everyone in the “The Garden State” grew up at the Shore. In fact, we gave some great lakes include Shongum Lake in my childhood hometown of Randolph.