The best fall foliage in the Appalachian Mountains Appalachia is usually in full swing from late September until late October. This mountain range stretches over a large amount of the eastern section of the country, from Maine down to Alabama and over into Tennessee, Kentucky and Ohio, before coming back again almost all the way to the Atlantic Ocean. Most will agree, though, the Blue Ridge region is the best for fall foliage. This is still a sizable chunk of area, with sections extending through Georgia, Tennessee, North Carolina, Virginia, Pennsylvania and Maryland.
Mount Mitchell in North Carolina is the highest peak in the region, so you’ll definitely want to get there if you can. The observation deck at 6,684 feet is breathtaking. Just a 30-minute drive from Asheville, this stop is an easy detour if you’re already in the area.
The Great Smoky Mountains which cross from Tennessee into North Carolina are encompassed by the Blue Ridge region as well. Clingman’s Dome is the highest point at 6,643 feet. The trail to the peak is half a mile and steep, but you’ll be rewarded by the great view from within the observation tower at the peak.
McAfee Knob in Virginia is highly popular and a favorite for both casual travelers and dedicated hikers. A short distance from Roanoke, this view is one you’ll have to work for. The trail, which is almost always full, is more than four miles long and an ascent of almost 2,000 feet.
Staycations have become popular among people for various reasons. They can be out of convenience, because of health issues or because of a limited budget. This post will provide you with tips to help you to make the most out of your staycation.
Oaxaca is, without a doubt, a city so impressive one must experience it firsthand to understand its splendor. It is an incomparable place that will leave you in awe of its cultural wealth, a place that invites you to experience the extraordinary. In this light, Posadas celebrates the opening of Grand Fiesta Americana Oaxaca, an irresistible option for enjoying this magnificent state in an exclusive and fascinating way.
One of Barcelona’s newest luxury hotels is located at the corner of modernity and tradition. As the name indicates, The Corner Hotel is situated on a flat corner in Barcelona’s L’Eixample neighborhood, a vast area of the city full of Modernist buildings and grid-like avenues.
All Nippon Airways (ANA) is the largest airline in Japan. With flights from the United States to Japan and all of Asia, it's the perfect airline to book your next trip with. From ANA's amazing in-flight food to its excellent customer service, it comes as no surprise ANA has been awarded five stars for its seventh consecutive year by the SKYTRAX World Airline Rating.
In a popular city like Barcelona, it can be easy to get swept up in the fray of the “Old City” (Ciutat Vella), where most tourists concentrate their time. But about a mile northwest of the center is a neighborhood called Vila de Gràcia, where residents are able to find a bit of tranquility away from the crowds, and therefore experience a more authentic environment for visitors.