The Blue Ridge Mountains 3 Day Itinerary Ideas

When it came to planning out our trip through the Blue Ridge Mountains, the challenge was how to balance the desire for diverse views with the want to limit driving. After much research and experimenting with different options,  my three day itinerary achieved this goal. The one barrier which I did not anticipate was our…

Asheville, NC: 2 Day Itinerary

When I choose a travel destination, one thing I value is diversity of sites and activities. In my experience, nowhere blends artistic flair, history, and mountainous splendor quite like Asheville, North Carolina. This tiny city is nestled amongst the Blue Ridge Mountains, and attracts liberal-thinking artists of a world-class caliber. What’s more, those seeking refinement…

Dr. King’s Farm in Asheville, NC: Review

For a city that could arguably be described as “tiny,” Asheville is wildly diverse. Case in point, Dr. King’s Farm and Carolina Bison. This is a place in which visitors can interact with bison, camels, watusi, and more. I’ll admit, when I first did my research for the farm, I was discouraged by the lack…

Moog Factory Free Tour Review – Asheville, NC

When I plan my trips, I make sure to include attractions that will speak directly to my boyfriend’s many interests. In the case of Asheville, this was the Moog Factory. Upon first visiting the store, I found the small space fun, but I wanted to leave after five minutes. However, the free tour we took…

Savannah Georgia Weekend Getaway Ideas

I’m someone who usually plans itineraries down to the hour.  However, I painted my plans in broad strokes when it came to Savannah, Georgia. I had been here once before, and I knew it to be an experience similar to tubing on the river; it was best just to relax, lay back, and let the…

Monhegan Island – A Wonderful Maine Daytrip

In hindsight, my trip to Maine was fun but far from memorable. If I could do it over, I would have requested more time off so Joe and I could drive farther north to celebrated destinations like Arcadia National Park and Bar Harbor. We ate delicious food, hung out with great people, and got a nice…