Hampton Inn Asheville-Tunnel Rd
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... picture tells a story, then every one of these buildings could most likely write a book. Makes me want to get a bit more proficient with my picture-taking skills and do some capturing on film.
And as I drove down the highway, especially in Virginia, the dark brown road signs of the park service were plentiful, announcing the nearby presence of some tangible piece of American history. It amazes me, to look at the terrain -- steep hilly and dense with ...
We pulled into a very small six spot park and picked out our spot next to a babbling creek that was nestled up to the Pisgua National Forest. It was a beautiful, peaceful spot. We stayed very busy here visiting the Biltmore, Chimney Rock, Lake Lure, downtown Asheville, River Arts District and East Asheville, The weather cooled off a bit into the mid 80's and being cradled between the mountains, our campsite was even cooler with ...
... The hammock is wonderful! Maddie found her lab self and won't stop swimming and fetching sticks!!! Sam loves the tall swing. Found courage to jump in the water midair and having a great time. "Mom, this is a slice of heaven!" July 14 -Found the gorgeous backtrail that the artists created. As if we discovered an enchanted fairy land. Trolley tour and had a lot of fun. Didn't realize Asheville was so 'big.' Love it even more. 5 ...
... its a stop for photos in these immaculate gardens. Designed by renowned landscape architect Frederick Law Olmsted, there are acres of beautiful gardens and grounds to explore.
Following the walkway, I arrive at the graceful Italian Gardens next to the Biltmore House. Completed in 1895, George Vanderbilt's 250-room chateau is as impressive today as it was more than a century ago. Biltmore House is truly ...
... to get some pictures, enjoy the view, and relax after the strenuous climb up, then continued on the trail. Going down from Pilot Mountain, the trail was again overgrown, but shortly it leveled off and became more open as we followed an old road. There were some campsites and several splits in the trail, which was poorly marked. Using maps and GPS, we were able to figure the way out and after another mile and ...
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- Continental Breakfast
- Shuttle bus service
- Swimming pool
- Free High-Speed Internet
- Wheelchair accessibility
- Fitness/Health center
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