Fall is a Great Time for a Smoky Mountain Cabin Rental and to view Fall Foliage

We are enjoying the last days of August after a very hot summer with lots of rain. Right now, the world in East Tennessee is lush and green. It feels like we are headed into a splendid fall season. Top on our bucket list this year is a trip to take in the fall colors …


Cherokee Fall Festival Will Take Visitors Back in Time

Each year as the leaves just begin to change in Vonore, Tennessee the “Great Island Festival” celebrates the history of the Eastern Band of the Cherokee Nation. And this year will be no different with the upcoming 28th annual “Cherokee Fall Festival” on September 7-8, from 10:00 am until 5:00 pm each day. The Sequoyah …


Best Family Italian Restaurant and Pizza In Knoxville, TN

Have you tried Gondoliers Italian Restaurant on Cedar Bluff yet? Family owned and operated, the food is excellent and affordable, with a wide variety of choices. Everyone in your family will find something they can enjoy. The service is usually fast and friendly and the staff greets and treats each customer as if they are …


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Dinner Show at Wasabi Japanese Steakhouse

There are lots of choices in East Tennessee for dinner shows. If you don’t have the time for both, try Wasabi Japanese Steakhouse in Knoxville. You’ll find great dinner entertainment, friendly locals and visitors alike enjoying delicious Oriental Cuisine. This is where dinner becomes the show — experienced trained chefs prepare your dinner, hibachi-style, right …


Celebrate Big Orange Fever in East Tennessee

No matter what the season, there are plenty of reasons to celebrate Big Orange Fever in East Tennessee whether you are just visiting or live in the region. UT sports are a huge part of community life, everyone “bleeds” orange here as they tell newcomers. At the writing of this post, March Madness will begin …


Top 5 Steakhouses in Knoxville, TN

Are you staying in Knoxville for the next few days and looking for a perfect steak dinner? Or perhaps you have plans for a special evening and the restaurant needs to have the right atmosphere. Here are top 5 steakhouses in Knoxville that are comfortable and inviting, upscale and casual, all of which specialize in …


East Tennessee Golf Packages to Dream About

It’s going to be a perfect day, dawning clear and bright over the greens with a touch of sparkling mist shrouding the trees in the distance. There is a slight chill in the air, but that is perfect too as the day will warm up. You dream of putting your ball into the hole with …


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