The Gatlinburg Inn has an important spot in the history of Gatlinburg — it was the third major hotel to be built in Gatlinburg. It’s closed right now for renovations, but will open again on May 1 and stay open year-round, according to Local8Now.com.
It’s been in the news heavily for the past week, but really for the last year. Controversy surrounds the Grand Resort in Pigeon Forge, which was closed last week. The Grand Resort was closed by a bank after a sale of the property fell through. According to WATE.com, 15 employees were laid off, and guests […]
Renting a Smoky Mountain cabin. The choices can be overwhelming. There are the obvious things to consider — location, curb appeal, number of bedrooms. But here are five things you may not think about when choosing a cabin. But you should! 1. Eating Facilities. One reason people choose to rent a cabin, rather than staying […]
On Monday, I wrote about spending Christmas in a cabin. Today, I thought I’d look at other fun holiday celebration ideas for a Smoky Mountain cabin. Here are some thoughts: Halloween. It’s such a fun holiday, one that can definitely work for vacation. Here are ideas: Carve the pumpkin: Grab some pumpkins and raid your […]
I’m pretty excited. As of today, there are only FOUR chains left on our count-down-to-vacation paper chain. That’s right, this Friday we are packing up the car and heading south to New Orleans and a 5-day cruise. All told, we’ll be gone for about 10 days. That’s a pretty serious vacation. And not just for […]