Asheville Buzzing as Top Road Trip Destination

Asheville Buzzing as Top Road Trip Destination
Blue Ridge city ranks among best summer spots

Whether its the historic charm of Biltmore, the awe-inspiring vistas of the Blue Ridge Parkway, the tasty creations prepared by our top chefs or the funky mountain vibe of downtown, there's something about Asheville that is catching people's attention.

In recent weeks, Asheville has appeared on several "best of" lists put together by travel media, all of which point to the Land of the Sky as the perfect summer getaway.

Travel + Leisure cites Asheville's craft beer and live music as great reasons to visit one of "America's Favorite Mountain Towns." listed nine can't-miss eateries when it named Asheville among its "Top 10 Foodie Cities for 2014."

America's Favorite Drive made USA Today's list of the "10 Best Bucket-List Road Trips," no doubt due to the wide variety of things to along the Blue Ridge Parkway.

And confirmed what fans of Asheville already know--that cool temps and breathtaking mountains make this area a "Best Summer Weekend Escape," for sure!

But is Asheville home to one of the top 10 National Parks? Vote before July 14 to see the Blue Ridge Parkway at the top of the list!

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