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Insiders' Guide to North Carolina's Mountains: Including Asheville, Biltmore Estate, Cherokee, and the Blue Ridge Parkway

Insiders' Guide to North Carolina's Mountains: Including Asheville, Biltmore Estate, Cherokee, and the Blue Ridge Parkway

by Constance E. Richards, Kenneth L. Richards

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Overview

Insiders' Guide to North Carolina's Mountains is the essential source for in-depth travel and relocation information to the region that includes Asheville, Biltmore Estate, Cherokee, Blue Ridge Parkway, and other nearby environs. Written by two locals (and true insiders), this guide offers a personal and practical perspective of the area and its surrounding environs.


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Product Details

ISBN-13: 9781493043460
Publisher: Rowman & Littlefield Publishers, Inc.
Publication date: 03/13/2020
Series: Insiders' Guide Series
Edition description: Eleventh Edition
Pages: 400
Sales rank: 210,731
Product dimensions: 5.40(w) x 8.40(h) x 0.80(d)

About the Author

Constance E. Richards and Kenneth L. Richards are our North Carolina insiders. Constance, a journalist and travel writer, has written for numerous national and international newspapers and magazines. Her coauthor and father, Kenneth, is an editor, feature columnist, poet, winemaster, educator, and tour guide.

Table of Contents

How to Use This Book x

Welcome to North Carolina's Mountains 1

History 33

Accommodations 41

Dining 93

Arts, Culture, and Mountain Crafts 132

Shopping 172

Attractions 189

Recreation 214

Kidstuff 263

Blue Ridge Parkway 271

Forests, Parks, and Waterfalls 283

Festivals and Annual Events 334

Appendix: Living Here

Relocation 358

Retirement 362

Index 376

Directory of Maps

North Carolina's Mountains iv

Central Mountains v

Northern Mountains vi

Southern Mountains vii

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