When visiting this city, you almost expect to overwhelmed with breweries - not that there's anything wrong with that! Our reputation seems to precede us in that respect. However, you might be surprised at just how many new restaurants have popped up in the last year or so.
Asheville's eclectic dining options and emphasis on the ulitization of local produced goods has caught the attention of National Geographic's online travel publication!
It's getting closer.... a noticeable chill in the air cutting through the afternoon warmth. A slight crunch beneath your feet and - most excitingly - a new hue tinting the foliage in our mountains. One look at our fall leaves and it's no wonder that this is a most popular time of the year to visit.
It's best to start planning now: autumn is one of -if not THE- most popular season to visit western North Carolina. The weather is starting to change, allowing for a much needed crispness to cut through the humidity, and everything is buzzing with anticipation. So let's take a look at some events and activities that embody the arts and natural beauty of Western North Carolina during this fantastic season.