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Haywood County Is a Mecca for Outdoor Enthusiasts

Posted By iExplore 1 hour 58 minutes ago on Travel - Haywood County is like the older, quirkier cousin of Gatlinburg, Asheville or Pigeon Forge — and you’ll be amazed at what you can find once you start looking. Its five mountain towns — Maggie Valley, Waynesville, Lake Junaluska, Canton, and Clyde — are brimming with adventure opportunities that outdoor enthusiasts of all ages can appreciate. Whether you’re dreaming of a quiet camping trip in the mountains or an epic motorcycle ride along the Parkway, there’s no doubt there’s an adventure waiting for you in Haywood.

The Perfect Pair of Jeans and How to Find Them

Posted By Kurtaggie 3 hours ago on Fashion - Jeans are a great wardrobe staple. They are easy to wear and they go with just about anything. On the downside, it’s impossible for some people to find that perfect pair. They struggle to find jeans that fit well and flatter their figure. Well, if you are having problems finding a perfect pair of jeans, never fear. Here are some tips that will help you looking your casual best.More

Travel Resources for the Muslim Community

Posted By coveredtraveler 4 hours ago on Travel - When traveling there are steps; first, you book and board your flight, second, you book and check-in to your hotel, third, you find places to eat, and the fourth step is finding fun activities to do while on your trip. For some these are simple steps to follow, but if you are part of the Muslim community you know you can encounter problems at almost every step. Boarding a flight is not always easy for Muslims and Arabs. Since 9/11 they are often subject to further searches and questioning when trying to board a flight. At times these extra security measures lead to them missing their flight.

Meet the Place Called the “Yosemite of the East”

Posted By iExplore 5 hours ago on Travel - Because the Great Smoky and Blue Ridge Mountain Ranges converge on the area, Jackson County’s mountain towns and winding roads are a smorgasbord of cascading waterfalls, twisting trails, and craggy cliffs. From epic mountaintop views to secret swimming holes, here’s how to get the most out of your time in Jackson County this year.

5 Places You Can Only Find in Jackson County, North Carolina

Posted By iExplore 9 hours ago on Travel - Jackson County, North Carolina is one of the finest examples of an off-the-beaten-path adventure destination with a whole lot of personality. Nestled deep within the Appalachian Mountains in between the Great Smoky and the Blue Ridge Mountain Ranges, you’ll find eight western North Carolina mountain towns each more unique than the last. Within them, you’ll uncover dozens of waterfalls, some of the highest peaks along the East Coast, and more quirky attractions than you could shake a stick at.

8 Gems You Didn't Know Were in Tucson

Posted By iExplore 13 hours ago on Travel - For a getaway that offers everything from desert heat to a snowy chill, look no further than Tucson, Arizona. The home of the University of Arizona, Tucson is about 115 miles southeast of Phoenix and has all the offerings of a big city including an active nightlife, top-shelf culinary experiences, and plenty of shopping opportunities. But don't let all the metropolitan amenities fool you — the city is surrounded by mountains, scenic vistas, and enchanting stretches of desert, too. If come in with an open mind (and an empty stomach) you might just find that this southern Arizona haven might just be your little slice of heaven. Here are some must-do sights, hikes and bites for a Tucson excursion.

A Cheese Lover's Travel Guide (Travel Series Pt. 3)

Posted By coveredtraveler 16 hours ago on Travel - Hey travelers! We know there are lots of reasons you choose to travel; sometimes to see friends or family, and other times to get away from said friends and family. There are also some special, more specific incentives for traveling, and in this four part “Travel Guide” series, we’ll be exploring my personal favorites: beer, wine, cheese, and music! Because it’s my blog, not yours!! But hey, we’re always looking for more excuses to go exploring, so if you have any more travel vices that you feel should be highlighted, hit us up.

A First Timer's Guide to Tucson

Posted By iExplore 17 hours ago on Travel - At a time when American cities are churning out the same cookie cutter cultural experiences, Tucson is unapologetically breaking the mold. Promotional pamphlets say the city is “having a moment,” but if we’re being honest, it’s been having a moment for a long time. It’s time you experienced it, too.