Welcome to Asheville, Hendersonville and surrounding Western North Carolina.
Relocation and area information for Asheville, Hendersonville and Western North Carolina cities and towns. Please allow time for videos to download, you will see a black square until download is finished.
One nice convenience of living in western North Carolina is that within an hour, depending on which direction you travel, you can be in another state. We took a few days off and went down to Hilton Head Island in South Carolina this weekend. Read More
North Mills River Camp Ground
Just down a piece from the Friday night events at The Barn, there is a camp ground tucked away amongst the woods of North Mills River road. Read More
The Asheville Arts Scene by Karen O. Lane
Looking for something new and exciting in the Asheville Arts scene? I went to the River District Stroll last weekend for a couple of hours. On Sunday afternoon down by the French Broad, there were people everywhere. I went to see the art and some studios in particular to see how the artists and craftsmen are getting on. Read More
Asheville Accolades - See how Asheville and surrounding areas rank for activites, culture and living.
Relocation Guide - Newcomers and locals alike will find useful information, everything from employment resources, property and personal taxes, utilities, local radio and TV, health care, schools and more.
Activities - Fun outdoor adventures throughout Western North Carolina. From Spring through Fall there are always festivals or events to be found. The local artists and craft makers put their talents on display in galleries, downtown shops and roadside markets. Countless miles of scenic trails for hiking and biking, kayaking, canoeing or tubing on the French Broad River and other waterways. Maybe a drive on the Blue Ridge Parkway or twisty back roads. Other outdoor activities include golf, camping, waterfalls, horseback riding and so much more.
Attractions - Plenty to do for the indoor enthusiast. The famous Biltmore Estate, Asheville Civic Center performances, art galleries & craft centers and stage theatres Come see rodeos, dog shows, motorcycle rallies and more at the WNC Agricultural Center. Beautiful gardens and flowers at the UNC Arboretum.
Festivals and Events - City listings of major festivals and events plus calendars. There is always something going on.
Questions, comments and feedback are welcome.