Tag: Ridge

12 Retirement-Friendly Retreats – Retirement & Relocation – Blue Ridge Living – Tennessee Mountain Dreams

Bristol, Tenn. The official birthplace of country music sits on the Tennessee/Virginia border, offering affordable cost of living, big-city conveniences in a smaller atmosphere and, of course, lots of live music. Bristol also provides recreational activities such as boating and fishing on nearby lakes, golfing and exploring caverns. Big draws: NASCAR races at the Bristol […]

12 Retirement-Friendly Retreats – Retirement & Relocation – Blue Ridge Living – Virginia Mountain Dreams

Charlottesville, Va. Historically speaking, Charlottesville overflows with places to enjoy year-round, including Thomas Jefferson’s Monticello, Michie Tavern and the University of Virginia Rotunda. The city’s health system consistently ranks among the nation’s best and weather is mild most seasons. Shoppers laud the car-free mall area filled with cosmopolitan shops, while art and culture buffs frequent […]

Leaves in whirlpool of Tye River near Blue Ridge Parkway, Appalachian Mountains, Virginia, USA Photographic Poster Print by Charles Gurche, 24×18 – Virginia Mountain Dreams

Leaves in whirlpool of Tye River near Blue Ridge Parkway, Appalachian Mountains, Virginia, USA Photographic Poster Print by Charles Gurche, 24×18 Photographic Print Title: Leaves in whirlpool of Tye River near Blue Ridge Parkway, Appalachian Mountains, Virginia, USAArtist: Charles GurcheSize: 24 x 18 inches Leaves in whirlpool of Tye River near Blue Ridge Parkway, Appalachian […]

Blue Ridge Virginia Photo’s – Virginia Mountain Dreams

Some cool Blue Ridge Mountains of Virginia images: Monarch butterfly (Danaus plexippus) Image by Armed Forces Pest Management Board Monarch butterfly (Danaus plexippus) migrating to and from Mexico via the Blue Ridge Mountains of Virginia. Photograph taken September 10,2007 Photographer: Robert Keith Snead Location: Skyline Drive Virginia Dreama Kattenbraker Image by On […] Related posts: […]

Insiders’ Guide to Virginia’s Blue Ridge – Virginia Mountain Dreams

For sheer beauty and tranquility, nothing equals the flora, fauna, rivers, and lakes of the Blue Ridge Mountains and Shenandoah Valley. But this region–once home to Thomas Jefferson and Booker T. Washington–is also rich in history and culture. This guide details everything this area has to offer for longtime residents, visitors, and retirees. […] Related […]

The Shenandoah Valley & Mountains of the Virginias, An Explorer’s Guide: Includes Virginia’s Blue Ridge and Appalachian Mountains & West Virginia’s Alleghenies & New River Region – West Virginia Mountain Dreams

I found this on Amazon…Check it out. The Shenandoah Valley & Mountains of the Virginias, An Explorer’s Guide: Includes Virginia’s Blue Ridge and Appalachian Mountains & West Virginia’s Alleghenies & New River Region A lively, comprehensive guide to the southern Appalachians, from Virginia’s Blue Ridge Mountains to the Monongahela National Forest of West Virginia.With visitation […]