Author: Sandra Chambers

Mountain Cheers! North Carolina’s Craft Beer and Hard Cider Industry

Deep in the mountains of western North Carolina, where breathtaking views of the Blue Ridge and Smoky Mountains draw tourists year round, a robust craft beer and hard cider industry is garnering a new kind of tourism. With more breweries per capita than any other city in the country, it’s not surprising that Asheville, NC, has been named “Beer City, USA” by almost every year since 2009. Today, Asheville boasts 24 craft breweries and more than 100 local beers that can be enjoyed on draft or in bottles on any given day.

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South Pacific Ambiance Meets Disney Magic

Luxury Awaits at Disney’s Aulani Hawaiian Resort and Walt Disney World’s New Polynesian Bungalows in Florida Disney’s Aulani Hawaiian Resort & Spa is located on 21 beautiful oceanfront acres in Ko Olina, Hawaii, on the Island of Oahu. Aulani (pronounced ow-lau-nee) may have Disney’s name attached, but don’t expect thrill rides, or any rides at all, at this Disney destination. What you will find at Aulani is a distinct kind of magic for adults and kids alike. Opening in 2011, Disney’s Aulani Hawaiian Resort & Spa is really a tiny microcosm of the whole island’s ecosystem. The architecture, landscaping and water...

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