10 Incredible Eateries in The Highlands NC

There are no shortages of exquisite eateries when you visit The Highlands. In a dream world, I could eat my way through the quaint little town. Here is my top ten list: Ristorante Paoletti Wolfgang's Restaurant & Wine Bistro Madison's Restaurant Wild Thyme Gourmet...
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5 Shopping Gems in The Highlands NC

When visiting The Highlands, North Carolina, give yourself a full weekend to truly see it all. From antiques, to designer couture, they really do have something for everyone and every budget. Whether your interest is art, clothing, jewelry, or you just have a passion...
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The Poshest Hotel in the Highlands NC

Highlands, NC is a quaint little town surrounded by the Nantahala National Forest and situated atop a plateau at elevation 4118 ft. With fine dining, comfortable accommodations, high end shopping, and a stones throw to hiking, biking, golf and more... It's easy to see...
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The Finest Wine Festival in the Secret City

ABOUT TENNESSEE WINE Did you know Tennessee is great place for growing grapes? Early settlers in the 1800s brought grapes to the Knoxville region, to plant on hillsides considered unsuitable for many other crops. In an 1874 agriculture survey, Tennessee listed 1,128...
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Up Up and Away for Charity in East TN

Nestled in the beauty of East Tennessee and overlooking the splendor of the Great Smoky Mountains and Cherokee National Forest, stands Tsali Notch Vineyards. Tsali Notch Vineyards hosts the Muscadine Balloon Fiesta every year. This was the 4th annual fiesta...
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Sequoyah Birthplace Museum-Preserving the Past

More than 177 years after most of the Cherokee were forcibly removed from Tennessee, Georgia, and North Carolina-and a generation after several significant historical sites were flooded by a TVA Project-The eastern band of Cherokee Indians could get back 76 acres of...
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The Importance of Cars & Coffee Events

Whether it is vintage, or brand new....car enthusiasts unite. Cars & coffee events just bring people together. Young or old, the love of cars is the same across the board regardless of age. Below are some images from the Cars & Coffee event in historic...

5 Shopping Gems in The Highlands NC

When visiting The Highlands, North Carolina, give yourself a full weekend to truly see it all. From antiques, to designer couture, they really do have something for everyone and every budget. Whether your interest is art, clothing, jewelry, or you just have a passion...

The Poshest Hotel in the Highlands NC

Highlands, NC is a quaint little town surrounded by the Nantahala National Forest and situated atop a plateau at elevation 4118 ft. With fine dining, comfortable accommodations, high end shopping, and a stones throw to hiking, biking, golf and more... It's easy to see...