Unique Shops in Pigeon Forge

Three Bears General Store Serving visitors to the Smokies for nearly 35 years, Three Bears General Store shop in Pigeon Forge has a gift idea for everyone in your family. Starting with their Make-UR-Bear Factory equipped with clothes and accessories, down to homemade fudge and an Ol’ Tyme Photo studio, no member of your family...

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10 GREAT PLACES TO EAT IN GATLINBURG

  Gatlinburg, Tennessee is a photogenic village that serves as Gateway to the Smoky Mountain National Park.  You will love how quaint and charming it is for a family getaway.  I recommend many of the restaurants, ice cream, and fudge shops along the Parkway.  The Little Pigeon River flows just beside the Parkway, all the...

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Investment Properties in the Smokies (Gatlinburg, Tennessee)

Buying a cabin in Pigeon Forge or buying a cabin in Gatlinburg is a dynamic investment for any real estate investor.  Still, you should have a professional real estate consultant or Realtor help you find the real estate property that is right for you & your financial goals.  Some investors are looking short-term (6-24...

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The Apple Barn in Smoky Mountains, Tennessee

Cabin Rental Guests in our area tend to enjoy a few local favorites for their holiday dining or family reunion meals.  One of these special restaurants would be the Apple Barn in Sevierville, Tennessee.  The Apple Barn really is a barn, it was built back in 1910 and was part of the farm bought...

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BILTMORE ESTATE IS THE LARGEST MANSION IN THE UNITED STATES

Biltmore Estate is a Destination Attraction While booking a luxury cabin rental in the Smoky Mountains, I do recommend visiting the Biltmore Estate in Asheville, North Carolina.  You can be there in a little over an hour.  The Biltmore estate was built by the Vanderbilts in the 19th Century.  It is truly a remarkable home...

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Laurel Falls in the Smoky Mountains
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Smoky Mountain Recommendations courtesy of Janelle

Weekly Recommendations by Aunt Bug's Cabin Rental Staff- Janelle Favorite Restaurant: My favorite place for lunch is The Old Mill Pottery House Café. It is in a neat little village, and I really like all the shops there. There is an ice cream shop, a pottery shop and an old fashioned toy store. The food at...

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Great Fishing Hole and Park for Families and Kids

Herbert Holt Park, located on the right, as you are coming into Gatlinburg, is a subtle quiet park hidden away from the bustling city. It features a pavilion, play area, walking trail, and free fishing for kids under 12 in the river! The pavilion can be reserved, please call the Gatlinburg Community Center for...

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Great Suitcase Packing tips

Packing Tips The following are packing tips for your next vacation based on feedback we’ve received from the millions of smart travelers we serve each year. Print out this useful document and place a copy in all of your travel bags and suitcases so it’s always handy when you need it. -------------------------------------------------------------------------------- Use unique luggage or...

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