NEW IN 2020!

If you are thinking of moving to the Asheville area, check out this new book:





The paperback edition is $24.95 or less, and the Kindle edition is only $8.95.  Get yours from your local bookstore or online from Amazon HERE (Paperback) or HERE (Kindle)


If you're thinking about moving or retiring to Asheville and the North Carolina mountains, this is the book for you. By award-winning author Lan Sluder, this book covers everything you want to know about Asheville and the North Carolina mountains, consistently rated as one of the top places to live in the United States. The Asheville native covers all the pros and cons of living in hip Asheville and in the low-cost small towns and villages in the highest mountains in Eastern America.


Lan gives you the straight facts about living in Asheville and the mountains, outdoor adventures and sports in the Great Smokies and Blue Ridge Mountains, how to get the best values for your real estate dollar, health care, crime and safety, culture, hotels, restaurants, art and crafts and more in the mountains.  He understands what you want to know. He tells you the unvarnished truth. Lan is the author of more than 20 books on travel and retirement for Fodor's, Frommer's, Avalon/Moon and Equator.


Just published! AMAZING ASHEVILLE:

Travel Guide to Asheville and the North Carolina Mountains (new 2nd edition)


The most up-to-date and comprehensive guide to visiting amazing Asheville and the beautiful NC mountains. Order yours today!

Paperback edition ($19.95): Amazon

Kindle edition ($5.45): Amazon


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We have made every effort to confirm the accuracy of information on this website, and in the Amazing Asheville book and ebooks, but travel information is subject to frequent change, and no warranty is made, express or implied. Please notify us of any errors or omissions, and we will attempt to correct them as soon as possible. All opinions expressed are those of the author, Lan Sluder, unless otherwise noted.