Grandfather Mountain and the Blue Ridge Parkway

Walking across a mile high swinging bridge between two mountain peaks is enough to get anyones adrenaline pumping and palms sweating.  Although this is usually the first image that pops into peoples mind when mentioning Grandfather Mountain, many trails and overlooks also await.  Surrounded by the gorgeous Blue Ridge Mountains, the 360 degree views and easy access … More Grandfather Mountain and the Blue Ridge Parkway

Wrightsville Beach NC

Wrightsville beach in North Carolina is a beautiful city.  I have traveled there many times, and there is always more to do.  Besides having being on the Atlantic ocean, this city is home to a number of swamps, marshes, and diverse wildlife.  On this trip however I stayed confined to the beach mostly because of … More Wrightsville Beach NC