Post Tagged with: "travel"

Ashvegas Hot Sheet: New Year’s Eve ice creates havoc around Asheville

Asheville is one of the 15 coolest places on earth to visit in 2018, according to Forbes.com, and more.

by December 31, 2017 0 comments Asheville News
With new travel app, Asheville entrepreneurs add storytelling details to destinations

With new travel app, Asheville entrepreneurs add storytelling details to destinations

One goal of the app is to turn tourists into engaged visitors, a UGoTour spokesman says.

by July 6, 2016 2 comments Asheville business, feature
New food/travel doc featuring Asheville chef Meherwan Irani gets March premiere in Atlanta

New food/travel doc featuring Asheville chef Meherwan Irani gets March premiere in Atlanta

The film follows Irani and his Chai Pani restaurant crew, who hit 10 cities across India in 10 days.

by February 16, 2016 0 comments Asheville food and drink
Asheville tourism officials have new tool to track visitors from digital ad exposure to final destination

Asheville tourism officials have new tool to track visitors from digital ad exposure to final destination

“This is the beginning of big data,” said Stephanie Brown, ED of the Asheville Convention and Visitors Bureau.

by January 29, 2016 5 comments Asheville News
Overland Expo East set for this weekend in Asheville

Overland Expo East set for this weekend in Asheville

Hey all you adventure travelers, this expo is for you.

by October 1, 2015 4 comments Asheville events
Stu Helm: Food Fan, Family Trip, Part 3: Bozen-Bolzano & Venice, Italy

Stu Helm: Food Fan, Family Trip, Part 3: Bozen-Bolzano & Venice, Italy

Hello Asheville! How’s it hangi… oh wait, that’s not a polite thing to ask. Sorry. I’ll try again: How’s your whole (comedic pause) family? Good? Good. Mine too. We’re all very good in fact, thanks for asking. We’re settling back in and getting caught-up on work and school after our… whirlwind… family trip! That’s right… It’s #familytrip part three, Yo! Excitement! Fanfare! Anticipation! If you haven’t read[Read More…]

Stu Helm: Food Fan, Family Trip, Part 1, The Airport and Airplane Food

Stu Helm: Food Fan, Family Trip, Part 1, The Airport and Airplane Food

Being on a plane is like being in prison, where you gotta trade cigs for toilet wine.

A profile of Asheville tourists and their economic impact, by the numbers

A profile of Asheville tourists and their economic impact, by the numbers

The average Asheville tourist is 55 or older, drove to the mountains, stayed 2.44 nights and spent $104 a day.

by June 25, 2015 6 comments Asheville News
‘Listen to This’ storytelling series returns to The Orange Peel in Asheville Thursday

‘Listen to This’ storytelling series returns to The Orange Peel in Asheville Thursday

The show will feature Asheville personalities sharing stories and songs of holiday travel hardships.

by December 16, 2014 2 comments Asheville events
Ashvegas Hot Sheet: Busker forum Tuesday, Ethiopian restaurant taking reservations, more

Ashvegas Hot Sheet: Busker forum Tuesday, Ethiopian restaurant taking reservations, more

Also, Chipotle is scheduled to open on Saturday.

by December 15, 2014 3 comments Asheville News
Mosey.com holding Asheville promotion; sign up and you could win Asheville travel itinerary

Mosey.com holding Asheville promotion; sign up and you could win Asheville travel itinerary

Mosey.com will pick a winner and tour that winner in a 1976 VW bus.

by November 26, 2013 0 comments Asheville News
Asheville celebrity spotting: The Travelocity Gnome

Asheville celebrity spotting: The Travelocity Gnome

The Roaming Gnome had a big time in Ashvegas last week.

by November 19, 2013 0 comments Asheville food and drink
The Travel Channel’s Samantha Brown visits Asheville

The Travel Channel’s Samantha Brown visits Asheville

The always pert Brown stopped at the Biltmore Estate and White Duck Taco.

by September 7, 2012 0 comments Asheville features