Asheville, North Carolina

What’s been your favorite place!?”

I’m going to answer this question over a series of posts of my favorite places in The States that I’ve visited so far, and hopefully keep adding to it as I go. So stay tuned, my pretties.

First up,

Asheville, North Carolina (AVL)

Around Town

  • Wall Street
  • Pretty much all of Haywood Road
  • RAD – River Arts District
  • WAVL (west Asheville) farmers market
  • Biltmore
  • Asheville Yoga Center (Thursday pay-what-you-can Yoga)


  • Sierra Nevada
  • Wicked Weed
  • Wedge Brewing Co.
  • Orange Peel


  • Vortex Doughnuts (best doughnuts AND coffee in AVL)
  • WALK
  • Hole Doughnut Shop (eat in the van!)
  • White Duck Taco Shop
  • Sunny Point Cafe
  • All Souls Pizza
  • Hopey & Co (rad mega-cheap grocery store)
  • 9 Mile
  • Co-op


  • Black Balsam
  • Looking Glass
  • John Rock
  • Mt. Mitchell (tallest mountain East of Mississippi)
  • Pisgah National Forrest – waterfall slide
  • Blue Ridge Parkway (even just driving it for miles)
  • Bridal Veil Falls – Highlands, NC
  • Bent Creek

Randos (might have to Google or ask a local)

  • Unofficial haphazard bamboo forest around Arlington St.
  • The Cut (unofficial name of gorgeous sunset view spot)