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Guess Why Asheville is a "Hopping" Vacation & Second Home Destination Spot!


asheville, north carolina blue skies and great real estate for saleOnce you have experienced Asheville, you will understand the "Paris of the South" in the mountains of Western North Carolina ranks among the favorite second home and vacation spots. But let me give you a few quick reasons:

1) The people are amazing, full of life, and great storytellers.

2) The locally -grown FOOD (see link below) is delicious and good for you!

3) There's FUN galore.




Find out for yourself by "hopping" on   asheville, North Carolina tour
one of our "down-home' tours.


                        photo courtesy of Asheville Trolley Tours




  • And/or Hop on a Segway for a glide through Asheville's downtown ...a Moving Sidewalk Tours -  
  • And/or...if you want to extend your range,  simply hop on over to BioWheels Bicycle Outfitter- Bicycle rentals for mountain bikes, road bikes and cruiser bikes and a self-guided tour. You'll find plenty of  maps and there for all the area forestlands, the Blue Ridge Parkway and of course, downtown Asheville.
  • This will really get you hoppin'!... Haunted Ghost Tours of Asheville- "... a hair-raising 90-minute tour into the spirit realm of this mountain town" OOOeee!.
  • More attractive (possibly) to you may be to hop on over to Montford for the Historic Montford Tour - Glimpse Asheville's history and link the past with the present through walking tours and unique rickshaw tours.
  • My favorite "hop" is on the Urban Trail - Walking tour of 30 sculptures depicting the history of downtown Asheville.

More good information when you  come to visit (or make your home here.)

Lodging in the Greater Asheville Area  
Greater Asheville, N.C. Current Weather Conditions 
Maps and Directions
Organic/Vegetarian Restaurants
Galleries & Museums  

So that's why Asheville is a "Hopping" place to visit or BE. Come on over to the mountains, Y'all ...
and find out for yourself!



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Perhaps we'll meet up this summer when we do the family trip to Tweetsie!
Posted by Leigh Brown, CEO, Dream Maker - Charlotte, NC (Leigh Brown & Associates, RE/MAX Executive) over 11 years ago
Then you can find a wee cabin in the woods by a stream with a view of the mountains...and have nature return to you all the gifts YOU give the world. Thanks for your work for Habitat for Humanity!
Posted by . 4Terra Land Brokers .. 828-776-0779 Asheville NC, What's Most Important to YOU? Call(828)-776-0779 ( REAL ESTATE RESOURCES & NETWORK ) over 11 years ago


Look forward to the day when we can experience the beauty of Asheville.

There is so much to see and do in our awesome state of NC!


Posted by Ginger Sala, Wilmington NC Real Estate & Relocation~ (Wilkinson & Associates, Wilmington NC) over 11 years ago
Ginger~ I agree. We are lucky to live here! There is a special kindness in the air in North Carolina...maybe because whereveryou look there is beauty!! and it translates  into attitutude..Maybe that's why Ashevile is known as the "Happiest City in the U.S.A."...
Posted by . 4Terra Land Brokers .. 828-776-0779 Asheville NC, What's Most Important to YOU? Call(828)-776-0779 ( REAL ESTATE RESOURCES & NETWORK ) over 11 years ago

There are just too many things to mention.  You did a great job touching on some of the key ones!

Posted by Rhodes Waite almost 10 years ago

it is very nice to read all this information thank you all for this amazing place............. greetings from mexicooooooo

Posted by obed diaz almost 10 years ago

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