What makes you happy? Vacations in the Smoky Mountains

Do Vacations make you happy? Everyone needs to find there place in the World. That means not only finding what your everyday life consists of with work, personal routines, relationships, and family.  This also refers to your vacation time, location, hobbies, and activities that are fun and enjoyable to you.  The Smoky Mountains offer...

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Cades Cove in the Great Smoky Mountains (Near Gatlinburg, TN)

Cades Cove, just outside of Gatlinburg, is located on the south end of the Great Smoky Mountain National Park.  Plan to spend from 5 to 7 hours including the round trip from Gatlinburg.  You can hike it, walk it, bike it, horseback ride it, or drive it!  When you go early, you miss the congestion...

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Black Bears in Gatlinburg & the Smoky Mountains

American Black Bears are prevalent on the Appalachian Trail, as well as the Great Smoky Mountains.  Great Smoky Mountains National Park is one of the few places remaining in the eastern United States where black bears can live in wild, natural surroundings. For many, this famous Smokies’ resident is a symbol of wilderness. Bears...

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