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Wednesday, February 25, 2015

Four Frozen Waterfalls in Snow near Asheville NC



See four frozen waterfalls in Pisgah National Forest in the North Carolina Mountains near Asheville. Visit Looking Glass Falls, Sliding Rock, Slick Rock Falls and Daniel Ridge Falls. All of these waterfalls are located near each other so you can visit all in one day, any time of year. For more info on these and 60 other falls, go to www.romanticasheville.com/waterfalls.htm.

Monday, February 23, 2015

Sliding Rock, NC, Frozen in Snow and Ice



See a frozen Sliding Rock waterfall in the North Carolina mountains near Asheville. Located in Pisgah National Forest, Sliding Rock is a popular swimming hole. Lifeguards are on duty starting on Memorial Day Weekend. See more details to plan a visit in warmer weather at http://www.romanticasheville.com/sliding_rock_north_carolina.htm.

Friday, February 20, 2015

Cullasaja Falls Ice Formations



See the beautiful ice creations at Cullasaja Falls in the North Carolina mountains between the towns of Highlands and Franklin on the Waterfall Byway. A benefit of the cold winter temperatures. For photos and details on how to find this waterfall, go to www.romanticasheville.com/cullasaja_falls.htm.

Tuesday, February 17, 2015

Looking Glass Falls in Snow, North Carolina mountains



See Looking Glass Falls in Pisgah National Forest in the snow. A truly magical setting in the mountains of North Carolina near Asheville. Read more about this popular waterfall at http://www.romanticasheville.com/looking_glass_falls.htm

Sunday, February 15, 2015

Asheville Mardi Gras Parade



Watch some highlights from today's very entertaining Mardi Gras Parade in downtown Asheville. The costumes were amazing. What a creative town! See pics and more info at http://www.romanticasheville.com/mardi_gras_parade.htm .

Wednesday, February 11, 2015

Moore Cove Falls, North Carolina



We took this short video on a recent visit to Moore Cove Falls in Pisgah National Forest near Asheville. A fairly easy 3/4-mile hike takes you to this beautiful setting where you can walk behind the waterfall. It's near Looking Glass Falls and many other cascades, so you can see many in one day. It's along the Forest Heritage National Scenic Byway, so it's one of our favorite drives too. For info on this and 60 other waterfalls to visit in the North Carolina mountains, go to www.romanticasheville.com/waterfalls.htm.

Wednesday, February 4, 2015

Dressing Downton Abbey Costumes in Biltmore House





Take a video tour of the new "Dressing Downton" exhibit with 45 costumes from the popular PBS series Downton Abbey. See the costumes throughout the elegant rooms of Biltmore House and imagine the life of the Vanderbilts. The exhibit runs February 5-May 25, 2015 and it's included in the regular estate admission fee. Or take a new guided behind-the-scenes tour. For photos, tips on visiting and the latest Biltmore Estate ticket offers and specials, go to http://www.romanticasheville.com/biltmore_downton_abbey.htm.