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The Best Golfing in the Great Smoky Mountains

golfing at Sequoah National

In 1971, astronaut Alan Shepard captured the world’s attention when he golfed on the moon. For your own out-of-this-world experience, you need to go no farther than the Great Smoky Mountains. These mountain communities in NC and GA have become home to some of the best golfing in the country. There are over a hundred […]

Top 10 Romantic Things to Do in the Smoky Mountains

Founders Bridge Hikers in the nc smoky mountains

A mountain escape is even sweeter with someone special, and the North Carolina Smoky Mountains have plenty to inspire a romantic getaway. From cozy accommodations and sweet temptations to date-night ideas both fun and adventurous, here are some top activities for couples visiting the mountains. 1. Enjoy a Romantic Meal for Two Whether candlelight or […]

Multi-tainment Centers in Cherokee & Murphy

Ultra Star in Murphy NC

“The UltraStar Multi-tainment Centers feature “One stop, non-stop entertainment.” Guests experience adventure, competition, entertainment and relaxation all conveniently located under one roof. The Multi-tainment Center features state-of-the-art digital bowling, dining, sports lounge, live entertainment and arcade gaming as well as corporate and private event facilities.   It is located in both Cherokee and Murphy, NC. For […]

All Aboard!

Uncorked on the Great Smoky Mountain Railroad

All Aboard! The elegance and adventure of yesteryears train travel can be found today, on North Carolina’s steam powered Smoky Mountain Railroad. Traveling this historic route, one might expect James Bond and a femme fatal, or Hercule Poirot, to be in the club car sipping a glass of wine while watching the countryside and vineyards […]

‘Unto These Hills’ Shakes a Nation

Museum of Cherokee Indian group photo

The Cherokee story is one that shouldn’t be lost in time. These resilient people brought the hills of the Blue Ridge Mountains alive with their spirit and way of life. And “Unto These Hills” keeps their stories alive. It’s an outstanding outdoor drama that tells the story of who these people were, who they are, […]