Travel Blogs from Boone, United States

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Ridding On Top Of The World!, Boone, United States travel blog

Ridding On Top Of The World!

A travel blog entry by fred.ropp

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... this trip.  Maybe, when I'm 100, like Arnold, I be back!  The really pleasant note came in visiting Lila and Lillian in Boone.  For some weird reason, I believed Boone to be too far away to visit.  It hit me when looking at the map, ...

Blue Ridge Parkway, 400-290 mile post, Boone, United States travel blog

Blue Ridge Parkway, 400-290 mile post

A travel blog entry by johnhuitfeldt

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... after Daniel). The road is an incredible feat of engineering and done in such a tasteful, unobtrusive way, all maintained impeccably. At Boone we went to a Diner, created in the true 50's style. Good burgers, fries and pulled pork. No wine though, only ...

Road wrath!, Boone, United States travel blog

Road wrath!

A travel blog entry by malbet

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... sufficient for about 5 days, but not the right time at the moment). So now we find ourselves in Grandfather Camp ground near Boone. It takes its name from Grandfather Mountain that resembles an old man's head ,  but that's another blog as we're ...

Yard Sale!, Boone, United States travel blog

Yard Sale!

A travel blog entry by alvrez

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... Southern lady - who then proceeded to yak his head off while looking up the number he wanted in her yellow pages! Luckily for us Boone KOA http://boonenc.com/koa.html had one spot left, for $35 (which we thought was fairly reasonable). We arrived at the ...

Trying To Get Readjusted To The Real World, Boone Nc, United States travel blog

Trying To Get Readjusted To The Real World

A travel blog entry by edna_million

{entry was actually made after we returned, obviously, but I'm dating it Oct. 16 so as to keep it in order}    OMG. We had SUCH A GOOD TIME. And boy is it a shock to be back. I did not want to come back. I tried my best to get Baker B to pack ...

The Blue Ridge - Fancy Gap, VA to Boone, NC, Boone, United States travel blog

The Blue Ridge - Fancy Gap, VA to Boone, NC

A travel blog entry by cliff-n-chris

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... out to the Cascades, and saw some different butterflies today. Boone took its name from the famous pioneer and explorer Daniel Boone who camped here on several occasions.  His nephews, Jesse and Jonathan, were the founders of the town's first ...

Ohhhh, the weather outside is frightful...., Boone, United States travel blog

Ohhhh, the weather outside is frightful....

A travel blog entry by cata.villacura

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... find a pile of snow twice the height of the SUV parked next to it. Not snowing, though, thank goodness.  Haha, the town of Boone is either 1. not prepared or 2. doing a lousy job on the roads to the point I spent a whole 1 hour and fifteen minutes ...

My first week in Boone...., Boone, United States travel blog

My first week in Boone....

A travel blog entry by cata.villacura

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... away for so long I had to question if I even saw myself here. I certainly have to admit that I never thought about leaving Boone - transferring out of App - however, the simple thought of coming back to a place that I wasn't sure I'd even like again, ...

And this is why I loved Boone..., Boone, United States travel blog

And this is why I loved Boone...

A travel blog entry by cata.villacura

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... situation. One day I'll be so pumped to be here, getting back to the whole life routine and the beautiful outdoor setting that Boone has to offer... and then suddenly the next day all my crazy adventures in Alicante will pop into my head, and then the ...

Getting ready to leave Boone, Boone, United States travel blog

Getting ready to leave Boone

A travel blog entry by brookie

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... choice to join the trip! Carrie is a shopoholic John is ready to shop shop shop! The trip will first take us from Boone to Charlotte, to Dulles, to Beijing (via the north pole!)  We will begin our trip in Beijing where  the company ...

Pre-flight, Boone, United States travel blog

Pre-flight

A travel blog entry by cashworth1984

Well, this is my first time publicly leaving my thoughts...anyways, out of the many places I have traveled in my 22 years of existence, I have always wanted to go to England, the "mother-land" if you will. i will be spending a week in london and a few ...

Long driving to a nice return., Boone, NC, United States travel blog

Long driving to a nice return.

A travel blog entry by benasma

Lazy couple hours at the Apt before going to check on Lori's cat.  Unpacked before began packing my stuff for the anticipated move.  Sadness and Excitement. ...

Oct 09, 2010, Boone, United States travel blog

Oct 09, 2010

A travel blog entry by cameroncrazy

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Daniel Boone was a man..., Boone, United States travel blog

Daniel Boone was a man...

A travel blog entry by jmbaldwin

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Change of heart, Boone, United States travel blog

Change of heart

A travel blog entry by sherwoi

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Starting Odo: 24706 210 miles We knew it was supposed to rain in the hills today (and maybe all over the Carolinas), so I convinced Pete that I didn't want to hang around in the rain. Pete was not convinced but agreed to go along for a while. We ...

Bonnie Boon, Boone, United States travel blog

Bonnie Boon

A travel blog entry by clarabell2008

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Sitting pretty in the middle of the Blue Ridge Highlands of Virginia is Boone our next road trip destination. The Blue Ridge Parkway is a scenic road that runs for miles up through the heart of Virginia and is touted as one of the best scenic drives in ...

Just a swinging......, Boone, United States travel blog

Just a swinging......

A travel blog entry by bethh1902

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... ? No, we didn't have smores, but we didn't miss them either. It's really cooled down here tonight after record temperatures in Boone today, so it should be a very nice night for sleeping. I am so enjoying the creek outside our cabin. It relaxes like ...

23 Days and counting!, Boone, United States travel blog

23 Days and counting!

A travel blog entry by dachocochick

In 23 days I will be getting on a plane and heading to Germany to see Franzi and to see (finally!) how another culture lives.  I decided to keep a journal so that I can share with my friends and family what I am doing and maybe upload some pictures ...

More falling than actual sledding, Boone, United States travel blog

More falling than actual sledding

A travel blog entry by where2nxt

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   During Christmas break Alisse and my niece Maddison were getting a little bored hanging out at the  house so we decided to take a little day trip up to the mountains and do a little snow sledding. It was super cold and Maddison could ...

A drive along the Blue Ridge Mountain Parkway, Boone, United States travel blog

A drive along the Blue Ridge Mountain Parkway

A travel blog entry by marty_chrissie

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... forever to drive the parkway as it is very "wine-dee" road and it was now 4.30pm so we left them and drove onto to Boone named after Daniel where we stayed in Comfort Inn Suites where we have a fantastic road with a lounge area. News is all about OJ ...

Coping between 2 distinct weeks, Boone, United States travel blog

Coping between 2 distinct weeks

A travel blog entry by benasma

Experiencing the grief of my grandmother's passing from this life into the next.  Getting ready for the final papers of my graduate career and final comprehensive exams the coming weekend.  Nothing like a flurry and requirements to distract the ...

Beam me up Scotty!, Boone, United States travel blog

Beam me up Scotty!

A travel blog entry by kesterfamily

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... from Cave City to Boone is about 6 hours and you jump ahead 1 hour.   There are a LOT of things to do here in Boone.  James read about Grandfather Mountain and thinks that he came here as a child with his mother.  We are going to hike it ...

More adventures, Boone, United States travel blog

More adventures

A travel blog entry by s_jontheroad

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The dawned witha  bright sunshine and we slept in.  When we finally got going it was mid morning.  Off to see more blue Ridge Parkway and waterfalls.  We knew about Linville Falls and would catch that later in the day. Drove south on ...

Looking forward to bed, Boone, United States travel blog

Looking forward to bed

A travel blog entry by benasma

Much needed sleep.  Week for applications and planning for an adventure. ...

A New Home, Indiana, United States travel blog

A New Home

A travel blog entry by ptkeil

For those of you who may not know, I have been slighted by TA and am done with them and their shenanigans, but all the better. Sometimes change opens new doors and opportunities. I went back to a website I visited periodically quite a time back but never ...

Magical Mountain Day, Boone, United States travel blog

Magical Mountain Day

A travel blog entry by bethh1902

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... camper, sorry to say. His back is really bothering him. We packed up and said goodbye to our hostel and began our journey to Boone, N.C. We had decided to take the Blue Ridge Parkway to get there, and it was just a beautiful day. And it's Monday, the ...

Aug 23, 2010, Boone, United States travel blog

Aug 23, 2010

A travel blog entry by adventurebook

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Day 25, Sunday with the Ellingsons, Boone, United States travel blog

Day 25, Sunday with the Ellingsons

A travel blog entry by tobyandcarol

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Still here in Boone, it's has been such a great spot to unwind and spend time with Matt, Andrea, Leif, and Maren.  Even with uncooperative weather, it's easy to tell what beautiful country it is. We enjoyed church this morning, and then we all went ...

Small town thoughts, Boone, United States travel blog

Small town thoughts

A travel blog entry by kha_and_cb

We've come across a series of very attractive small cities—Staunton, VA, Boone, NC, Lexington, VA. Each one is charming, full of quirky shops, and has a vibrant and mostly preserved downtown. This is the small town America everyone seems to want. ...

Daniel Boone Forest, Daniel Boone Forest, United States travel blog

Daniel Boone Forest

A travel blog entry by beecharmer

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Big Rock Cabin, Daniel Boone Forest and drive ...

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