Wilmington is located about 130 miles (200 km) southeast of Raleigh, NC. International flights connect to Wilmington through New York, Atlanta, Charlotte and other major airports. http://www.flyilm.com/index.asp
The city of Wilmington has a population of about 100,000 and is close to outstanding beaches, golf courses, historic sites and unique coastal habitats. http://www.wilmingtontoday.com/index.aspx
The climate is mild with average low and high temperatures in early June ranging from 62 F (17 C) to 85 F (30 C), and with average ocean temperatures of 75 F (24 C).