Cullowhee is located in North Carolina and lies to the west of Asheville. Cullowhee is known mainly for being home to Western Carolina University, originally founded in 1889. It's home to interesting museums, great restaurants, and parks.
A must-visit is the Museum of the Cherokee Indian, where you can find out more about the Cherokee tribe through exhibits, digital films, and artifacts. You can also take a guided tour of the Oconaluftee Indian Village, or you could visit the Cherokee Indian reservation. At both destinations, you can find out more about Cherokee customs.
Meanwhile, one of the more unusual activities is paying a visit to the American Museum of House Cats, where you can find out more about mankind's favorite domesticated feline.
The best time to visit Cullowhee is during the spring when the weather isn't too hot.
Sazon Mexican Cuisine is known for having some of the best Mexican food in the area. If you prefer American, then you're also going to want to check out Steak n Shake, which is a local favorite in Cullowhee.