The Tufts House Inn
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... equated to odor to the smell of coriander. It is a sucking insect, native to China, Japan and Taiwan, but was accidentally introduced into the U.S. in 1998, and causes widespread damage to orchards, fruit and vegetable crops. Maybe we should collect them and send them back to China in payment of our national debt! Wendell says stink bugs were around when he was a kid, but they must have been a different kind, since all the sources I ...
... to wonder what the establishment sees in hosting these nights at all. Can't be much profit margin in it. There was probably a bit of irony in the fact that there was a bar full of Americans playing the English game of darts, with two Australians sitting at the bar watching baseball. Finally, at the end of the night for us there, we got our tab and settled up. We suddenly realised that we were drinking a "two for one" deal. That ...
As most of you are aware Sheila and I depart at the end of this month for two months in Europe. We have signed on with this travel blog and will send comments and pictures as we move around. Should you not desire to receive these, just let me know and I'll delete you;). There should be a picture here of some idiot up a pole.
Fred & ...
... out, fine dining at world-class
restaurants, historical sites, etc. There is horseback riding,
sightseeing, whitewater rafting, kayaking, camping, Hawks Nest,
Appalachian State University, Lees-McRae College, Spruce Pine, gift
shops, antique stores, flea markets, art galleries, gemstone mining,
Jesuit monastery, downhill & cross- country skiing.
Please contact me for more info about this great place to stay. Thanks!
- Orchard HistoryPerched on the crest of the Blue Ridge atop the Eastern Continental Divide, the Orchard occupies a unique spot in both America’s landscape and history. Geography has been a key to the Orchard's story on both counts. Occupying a commanding location above two important watersheds - the North Toe River, which eventually reaches the Gulf of Mexico, and the North Fork of the Catwaba, which finds ...
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