Top 10 Things to Do in the Smoky Mountains
things to do in the smoky mountains

The Smoky Mountains is one of the most popular travel destinations in the United States. In fact, more than 11 million people visited the Smoky Mountains in 2016. The Smoky Mountains are by far the most popular national park. Nearly 7 million more people visited the mountains spanning from North Carolina to Tennessee than the […]

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7 Benefits of Smoky Mountain Cabins vs. Hotels
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Everyone deserves a refreshing vacation from the daily stresses that age us. Getting away from it all is a form of therapy that is invaluable to our mental health. In fact, 94% of Americans surveyed confirmed that they feel as much or more energy after they return from a great trip. Some travelers love the […]

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10 Things to Pack for Your Smoky Mountain Cabin Getaway
smoky mountain cabins

We all love to talk about how much we need a vacation. But the truth is, Americans are terrible at taking the vacation time they’ve earned. The majority of us let at least some portion of our vacation days go unused. This year, take advantage of that hard earned time off by booking the ultimate […]

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How to Find the Best Smoky Mountain Cabin Rentals
Smoky Mountain Cabin Rentals

Ah, the smoky mountains. A place that’s surrounded by gorgeous hills, peaks, and mountains. Not only is it a stunning view, it’s healthy for you, too. Spending a day in the great outdoors contributes to weight loss and lower stress levels. Is that convincing enough? Then you’ll need a place to stay. How about renting […]

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What to Look for When Booking Cabins Near Dollywood
cabins near dollywood

Are you thinking about a trip to Dollywood? With the exciting rides and fun attractions, it’s tough to beat a visit to Dollywood to have a great vacation with the family. Plus, the new Drop Line ride is a great rush. You get to drop over 200 feet! One of the best ways to experience the […]

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7 Reasons to Ditch the Passport and Plan a Smoky Mountain Vacation
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Longing for an exotic getaway? You imagine some far-flung locale with mystic smoke rising up from a land of lush green vegetation, teeming with wildlife and adventure around every corner. We’ll let you in on a little secret… that bucket-list destination might not be so far after all. Mystic smoke… check. Lush landscape…check. Wildlife galore…check. Non-stop […]

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5 Fast Facts About the History of Gatlinburg
history of gatlinburg

Congratulations! By choosing a trip to Tennessee to soak up the history of Gatlinburg, you’re in great company. Approximately 12 million people visit Gatlinburg’s County, Sevier, every year. That’s quite a difference from just the 71,000 residents of the county (plus 1,600 bears!). Whether you’re planning to hike, tour, ski, shop, or rest, don’t visit […]

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Your Guide to Smoky Mountains Wildlife
smoky mountains wildlife

If you’re trying to get away from it all, there are few better escapes than the Smoky Mountains. Complete with stunning landscapes and easy access to the many attractions in Pigeon Forge and Gatlinburg, the Smokies have everything you could want in a vacation destination. And that includes wildlife. From flying squirrels to owls to […]

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Checklist: How to Pack for a Smoky Mountain Vacation
smoky mountain vacation

A vacation to the Smoky Mountains is filled with natural beauty, fresh mountain air, and a host of activities and attractions for people of all ages. On a Smoky Mountain vacation, travelers can experience hiking in Great Smoky Mountains National Park, frolicking on the fun water slides of Dollywood, viewing the unique aquatic exhibits of Ripley’s […]

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