Anchored by the cities of Raleigh, Durham and Chapel Hill, the Triangle is comprised of nine counties. The well-known and distinguished Research Triangle Park, located in the middle of the three anchor cities, home to numerous tech companies. The area is also home to three major universities: Duke, UNC-Chapel Hill, and North Carolina State University. Quality of life, job opportunities, and affordable—quality homes—are among the many reasons people are choosing to move to the Triangle. The region boasts award-winning inns, hotels and spas, culinary delights for every taste, and cultural experiences.