6 Highly-Rated Hotels in the Smoky Mountain Area

The Grand Resort Hotel in Pigeon Forge has been closed effective immediately.

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 […]

Yankee Review of the Smokies

A new review of a trip to the Smokies was published in Offbeat Travel this week. I sure enjoyed the article. The author, award-winning journalist Karen Hamlin, ended up doing some quieter activities in the Smokies after feeling her age. She had planned to do adventuring and ziplining with the best of them, despite the […]