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Give the Gift of Attractions With Great Holiday Travel Deals

The holiday season – and with it, the holiday shopping frenzy – is in full swing, and people are scrambling to find the perfect gift for everyone on their list. Luckily, we have a solution to your shopping woes that will keep… [Read More]

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Announcing the Go Guides Widget by Smart Destinations!

Do you own a blog or travel related website? Are you looking for a new way to provide useful travel information to your visitors? Well, you’re in luck because the Smart Destinations development team has just launched the Go Guides widget! What… [Read More]

Win the Obama’s Blue Ridge Vacation

As readers of this blog will know, the Presidential Family spent their spring vacation in the Blue Ridge. We think they made a great choice. And now our friends at the Ashville Chamber of Commerce have put together the opportunity to Win… [Read More]

The Obama’s Choose Asheville For Spring Break Vacation

President Obama and the First Lady have decided to visit the mountain region of North Carolina for a little spring break r & r this weekend.  They’ll be staying in Asheville, NC to be exact.  And who can blame them?  We’ve been… [Read More]

April Deal at Blake House Inn

Located in South Asheville about 10 minutes away from the Biltmore Estate is Blake House Inn. The Inn provides bed and breakfast lodging accommodations and a “hospitality promise to welcome and pamper you for as long as you are here.” And they will not… [Read More]

It’s Not Too Late for Thomas™ Tickets!

Thomas the Tank Engine photo; Taken by Flickr user Jon Ovington Now through Sunday, August 2nd, Thomas the Tank Engine fans can meet Sir Topham Hatt, Controller of the Railway and ride a train pulled by Thomas himself! Just step aboard the… [Read More]

Go Blue Ridge Card is on Flickr

For more great photos of Go Blue Ridge Card Tours and Attractions, visit us on Flickr. We’ll be updating the photos on a regular basis so check back often. Please comment and let us know how we are doing.

Pack the Pooch – Asheville is a Dog-Friendly Destination

Dogs of Asheville Image ; Taken by Flickr user anoldent There are some things that you just don’t leave home without when packing for vacation:  Passport? Check.   Toothbrush? Check.   Swimsuit? Check.   Fido? …???  Well if you plan a visit to Asheville, North… [Read More]

The Dance of the Fireflies

Elkmont Fireflies; Image provided by Judd Patterson Our friends over at Wildwater Rafting have given us all the details surrounding the annual synchronized firefly show in the Smoky Mountains. If you are interested in no-cost wholesome entertainment that most people in the… [Read More]

Ghost Town In The Sky’s “Cliffhanger Rollercoaster” Opens for Memorial Day

Ghost Town in the Sky, North Carolina’s mountaintop family theme park, will open for the 2009 season May 22nd along with the much-anticipated and long-awaited Cliffhanger Rollercoaster! Originally built in 1985 and located literally on the side of Buck Mountain, the Cliffhanger underwent a… [Read More]