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Today was supposed to be a rain day so we planned things that didn't require good weather. As it turned out it was a beautiful day - probably over 19 degrees!! We started out at the Folk Center - many great pieces from local artisans including quilting, pottery, paintings, woodworking, jewellery no more. Then we drove to the Builtmore Estate - home of the Vanderbuilts. We didn't actually see it ... A very ...
... chose the route to Mt. Mitchell via Blue Ridge Pkwy. However, partway along, we found that the road was closed. So, we continued along the open road to Waynesville and from there to Burnsville North Carolina. After inquiring at an information center, we discovered that we still had an hour+ to go soooo, we perused a couple of shops and headed back home. We bought firewood and the 4 of us enjoyed a lovely campfire with wine and apps... A great ...
After not seeing each other for 3 months, we decided it would be a good idea for our first activity to be a 2.5 hour road trip (each way) up to Asheville, NC. Two people. One Acura (Japanese Princess). No air conditioning. Roll out.
We tried to go to the Biltmore Estate, but it was CRAZY expensive, so we just went to the city and wandered around in the awful ...
... and a wicker wastebasket (just one???)...
Some of the notable guests to this estate were: Edith Wharton; novelist Henry James; HRH The Prince of Whales and three Presidents of the United States - McKinley, Teddy Roosevelt and Woodrow Wilson.
After Vanderbilt's death in 1914, he wife Edith sold some of the property to help with the upkeep of the property, as mush of his wealth was spent taking care of this vast property. She ...
... have been
lured to make The Cliffs at Walnut Cove their permanent home. With Dotti’s real estate background and
Kent’s property development background, they had knowledge of all the various
communities and what each offered.
Walnut Cove won hands down! Each
morning over a cup of coffee on their porch, they thrill at their magnificent
vista of the age old mountains and a spectacular golf course.
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1415 Tunnel Rd., Asheville | 1 star motelfrom $55
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