Moving to the Mountains : Your Guide to Retiring or Relocating to Asheville and the North Carolina Mountains
Overview - If you're thinking about where you want to move to live out your dreams, or if you're considering retiring to an exciting new area, MOVING TO THE MOUNTAINS by award-winning author Lan Sluder covers everything you want to know about Asheville and the North Carolina mountains, consistently rated as one of the top places to live in the United States. Read more...
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If you're thinking about where you want to move to live out your dreams, or if you're considering retiring to an exciting new area, MOVING TO THE MOUNTAINS by award-winning author Lan Sluder covers everything you want to know about Asheville and the North Carolina mountains, consistently rated as one of the top places to live in the United States. Asheville native Lan Sluder covers all the pros and cons of living in hip, liberal Asheville and in the low-cost small towns and villages in the highest mountains in Eastern America. In nearly 600 pages and about 190,000 words, Lan gives you the straight facts about living in Asheville and the mountains, outdoor adventures and sports in the Great Smokies and Blue Ridge Mountains, how to get the best values for your real estate dollar, health care, crime and safety, culture, art and crafts and more in the mountains. As the author of more 20 books on retirement and travel including Amazing Asheville, Fodor's Belize, Frommer's Best Beach Vacations, Lan Sluder's Guide to Belize, Easy Belize and Living Abroad in Belize, Lan understands what you want to know. He tells you the unvarnished truth. Here's a sampling of what you'll learn in this comprehensive book on moving to Asheville and the beautiful mountains of North Carolina: - Why Choose Asheville and the North Carolina Mountains for Retirement or Relocation? - 10 Reasons to Consider Asheville and the NC Mountains - Amazing Asheville and Western North Carolina - Getting To and Around Asheville - National Kudos for Asheville - Brief History of Asheville and Western North Carolina - History of Asheville and WNC: A Timeline - Mountain Climate and Weather - Bugs, Beasts and Bad Weather - Establishing Residency in North Carolina - Taxes in North Carolina - Crime and Safety in Asheville and WNC - Economy of Asheville and the Mountains - Organic and Natural Farming in WNC - Health Care in Asheville and WNC - LGBT Asheville - The Arts in Asheville and WNC - Historic Architecture of Asheville and WNC - The Best 100 Museums in the Area - Asheville Authors and the Literary Scene - Blue Ridge Parkway, America's Most Scenic Road - Great Smoky Mountains National Park, the Most-Visited National Park in America - Biltmore House, the Largest Private Home in America on 8,000 Acres in Asheville - Asheville & WNC Outside ... Naturally: Hiking, Camping, Sightseeing, Birding, Boating, River Rafting, Golf, Tennis, Ziplining, Caving, Rock Climbing, Gem Mining and More - Clubs and Volunteer Organizations: How to Get Involved and Meet New Friends - Colleges, Universities and Schools - Shopping in Asheville - Where Will You Live? Real Estate Information about Asheville Including Home Values - Living in Other Parts of WNC: Small Towns, Villages and Rural Areas - Asheville By the Numbers - Moving Checklist - Scouting Trips: Travel Practicalities - Best Lodging in the Asheville Area - Best Restaurants in the Asheville Area - Beer City USA and BEE City USA - Clubs and Nightlife - Wineries and Distilleries - Serious About Coffee? - Mmm...Chocolate Asheville - Festivals, Fairs and Concerts - Asheville and WNC Tours - Best Freebies in Asheville and WNC - Resources to Learn More - About Author Lan Sluder Updates on Moving to the Mountains and on Asheville are available at www.amazingasheville.net.
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- ISBN-13: 9781499787740
- ISBN-10: 149978774X
- Publisher: Createspace Independent Publishing Platform
- Publish Date: June 2014
- Page Count: 586
- Dimensions: 9 x 6 x 1.19 inches
- Shipping Weight: 1.7 pounds