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U.S. NEWS REPORTS WHAT ITS LIKE TO LIVE AND WORK IN ASHEVILLE
In 2017, U.S. News & World Report provides a good overview of Asheville, NC, for tourists and newcomers. Follows are some excerpts:
"Hailed as 'The Land of the Sky,' Asheville, North Carolina, is often considered by outsiders to be a delightfully strange place. At an elevation of just over 2,000 feet, Asheville sits along the Blue Ridge Parkway and between the Pisgah and Nantahala national forests. The area boasts an outdoor-friendly culture that’s complemented by a hip downtown.
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BEST-KEPT SECRETS: Asheville, 'the coolest town in the US'
The News & Observer reports that 30 years ago Asheville was a slow, nothing-to-write-home-about mountain town. But that's all changed in the last couple of decades. One excerpt about Asheville from a News & Observer article in 2015 is kind, accurate and remains true today, as follows:
"Now Asheville is a little piece of Paris tucked into the Blue Ridge, a walkable, inclusive haven for inventive minds, musicians, entrepreneurs, brewers and bon vivants. In fact, its civic concerns are now signs of success — the challenges of preserving its sustainability, affordability and cool cachet."
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