Travel Blogs from Asheville, United States

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We visit Biltmore, Asheville, United States travel blog

We visit Biltmore

A travel blog entry by marty_chrissie

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... , North Carolina, built by George Washington Vanderbilt II between 1888 and 1895. It is the largest privately-owned home in the United States, at 175,000 square feet. Still owned by Vanderbilt's descendants, it stands today as one of the most prominent ...

Asheville, Asheville, United States travel blog

Asheville

A travel blog entry by gonchi

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Disney World or Bust!, Asheville, United States travel blog

Disney World or Bust!

A travel blog entry by harthouse

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After another riveting game of Ice Bowling, in which Jack scored the only double gutter ball of the night, we busted out Monopoly, Here and Now edition. Cindy spent too many turns in jail, forgetting she had a "Get out of jail free" ...

Biltmore, Asheville, United States travel blog

Biltmore

A travel blog entry by pariseauvermont

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... was right up there.  All I can say about the Biltmore Estate is WOW!  It is the largest privately owned home in the United States with 175,000 square feet of living space which includes 250 rooms, all of this on 8,000 acres of land.  We ...

Day 1, Asheville, United States travel blog

Day 1

A travel blog entry by ayrefm

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Today we drove to Asheville and spent the afternoon and evening at out cottage in the woods (the Chestnut). We got a rotisserie chicken from Ingles (which I keep pronouncing with a Spanish accent) and had a lovely dinner at home. I was so tired after days ...

NC: The fanciest McDonalds in the world, Asheville, United States travel blog

NC: The fanciest McDonalds in the world

A travel blog entry by carlos.chavez

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On our way back from Tennessee we made an attempt to see the Biltmore Estate. We arrived too late and it was closed. But we did see the fanciest McDonalds we had ever seen.  It was right outside the entrance to the park.  It had tin ceilings, a ...

Day 5 - The Sun Came Out ... Eventually, Asheville, United States travel blog

Day 5 - The Sun Came Out ... Eventually

A travel blog entry by ricksage

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... the rain stopped, the sun came out and the temperature shot up into the high 60's. We were thrilled.  We arrived in Asheville around 3, checked into our motel, changed clothes and headed out to find the 12 Bones BBQ joint. It came highly recommended. ...

Happy 4th of July!!!, Asheville, United States travel blog

Happy 4th of July!!!

A travel blog entry by lovestodrive70

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Just running a test with uploading photos. My parents left South Florida this morning and they will arrive tomorrow! ...

Asheville, Asheville, United States travel blog

Asheville

A travel blog entry by aikoannie

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First trip with the bikes. Yikes. Hurricane ...

Day 5, Asheville, United States travel blog

Day 5

A travel blog entry by ayrefm

... access to swimming and cycling for Justin. But overall, it was a wonderful chance to get away. I am sad that we are leaving, but glad that we are heading home tomorrow so that we still have a weekend to relax at home. Good bye, Asheville! We'll be ...

Flashback-70s-Flashflash-15m, Asheville, United States travel blog

Flashback-70s-Flashflash-15m

A travel blog entry by cariverga

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... 1072; ночь остановился в Asheville, где вечер ...

Hello From Mountain Country, Asheville, United States travel blog

Hello From Mountain Country

A travel blog entry by schwanman

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... At 175-thousand square feet, you can hardly call this a "house" but they say it's the largest "house" in the United States!  The mansion and grounds were bought in the late 1800s by George Vanderbilt, Grandson of Cornelius Vanderbilt, ...

The Bhavana of Flow, Asheville, United States travel blog

The Bhavana of Flow

A travel blog entry by silvergirl10

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It is my belief that we don't 'do' yoga, we become yoga. We embody these postures to give them life. We each have a unique expression of an asana. We breathe into a shape and create connection with mind, body and spirit.  There is bhavana, a deep ...

The Greater The Challenge, The Greater The Reward, Asheville, United States travel blog

The Greater The Challenge, The Greater The Reward

A travel blog entry by alycia723

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... hose shower and half of us headed to Asheville for dinner, while the other half stayed back in Hendersonville. I went to Asheville with a solid group and some alumni joining us as we went to the Asheville Brewing Company for dinner, where we enjoyed ...

Namaste in Asheville, Asheville, United States travel blog

Namaste in Asheville

A travel blog entry by teambetty

I really enjoyed the yoga session on Tuesday! I loved that it was hand-in-hand with what Recreational Therapists do in their job. It was neat to actually be taught by an instructor, but even cooler that we were able to see a glimpse of what her day looks ...

Kudzu Vines, Asheville, United States travel blog

Kudzu Vines

A travel blog entry by footloosets

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... Lake out side of Dandridge NC is part of an interlocking lake area, beautiful tourist fishing and boating attraction. We drove around Asheville a bit before settling in at the RV Park.  It is interesting that you really do not see much of the city ...

Slept @ 8 pm @ Asheville NC - Sleep Inn, Asheville, United States travel blog

Slept @ 8 pm @ Asheville NC - Sleep Inn

A travel blog entry by jimonthewayhome

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Lots of Together Time, Asheville, United States travel blog

Lots of Together Time

A travel blog entry by sydalexcass

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Alex: During these last 3 days that we haven't updated we have done many fun things. We went to the movies and saw Zootopia in 3D. During the movie we ate garlic knots with sauce. They were delicious. I had already seen the movie but it was good to see ...

green, green and more green, Asheville, United States travel blog

green, green and more green

A travel blog entry by rikelman

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... .  Drove over the viaduct ( a cantilevered highway wrapping around the mountain).  Walked the charming streets of Asheville.  It is fulI  of restaurants, art galleries galore, and funky shops.  Saw the interesting architecture of ...

Biltmore Estate, Asheville, United States travel blog

Biltmore Estate

A travel blog entry by aventura-andina

o Bilmore Estate (get there early) o Montford Park Players – free Shakespeare outdoor theatre (bring chairs or picnic blanket & food & drinks) • Museum of the Cherokee Indian or Oconaluftee Indian ...

North Carolina, Asheville, United States travel blog

North Carolina

A travel blog entry by ahartry

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Biltmore ...

Vaccines, Shots, First Aid Kits & Mosquitos, Asheville, United States travel blog

Vaccines, Shots, First Aid Kits & Mosquitos

A travel blog entry by marialoren

We went to the local county Health Department today to have another series of shots ---- Hep B and Typhoid.  Hep B is given in 3 shots.  I will need another after 4 weeks and the last one within 4 - 6 months.  Typhoid vaccine lasts for 2 ...

We have Arrived!, Asheville, United States travel blog

We have Arrived!

A travel blog entry by pariseauvermont

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... Now that we're in Beer City, USA, it's Michael's turn!  We visited a couple breweries, Lexington Avenue Brewery & Asheville Brewing Company.  There are about 9 breweries in Asheville, but we didn't think we should hit them all in the ...

shamalama ding dong, Asheville, United States travel blog

shamalama ding dong

A travel blog entry by shamalama

shamalama shamalama shamalama it was great  ...

Asheville, NC, Asheville, United States travel blog

Asheville, NC

A travel blog entry by thepricefamily

... in town for the races.  The race is actually in Bristol, but the closest room we could get was the Crowne Plaza in Asheville.  We are not complaining though, b/c it is a very nice hotel.  We ordered room service for dinner, mostly just for ...

Travelling to Ashville, Asheville, United States travel blog

Travelling to Ashville

A travel blog entry by twoadventurers

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... lunch and headed out for a hike on Mt. Mitchell. We wanted to go to the top of the highest point in the eastern states ( Mt. Mitchell 6647ft high). Upon recommendations, we chose the route to Mt. Mitchell via Blue Ridge Pkwy. However, partway along, we ...

My Great Experience, Asheville, United States travel blog

My Great Experience

A travel blog entry by kassidyx95

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... share my experiences. This particular experience was one of the greatest times of my life, to be very honest. I hadn't even heard of Asheville, until my grandmother, who was my great travel buddy, had mentioned it to me. Plus, the main reason we went was ...

Day 31, Asheville, United States travel blog

Day 31

A travel blog entry by nomad1919

  08/01/09 Wilkesboro, N. C. to Asheville N. C. This is the final stretch of the Blue Ridge Parkway for us as we need to head west now. We did experience a lot more rain today on and off. Asheville was completely filled up, we barely found an old ...

On the road, Asheville, United States travel blog

On the road

A travel blog entry by maggiestravels

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Today's adventure was a trip to Asheville, NC to see the Biltmore Estate.  It's a little over an hour's drive to Asheville from Bryson City. The estate was opened to the public in 1930 during the Depression to help promote tourism to the ...

Doug, can we have a house like this?, Asheville, United States travel blog

Doug, can we have a house like this?

A travel blog entry by lizziep

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A Lizzie Note: Today was awesome! It is possibly my favorite sight seeing day so far. We are staying at the Biltmore Inn on the Biltmore Estate. The Inn is a few hills away from the Estate. We can see the Biltmore from our room. Right below our ...

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