Here’s what you need to know: WHAT: Spookiest Cemeteries: Discover America’s Most Haunted Cemeteries (2016) Cemeteries can be creepy and downright scary places even without reports of paranormal activity. But throw in a few ghosts and all bets are off! *Learn about the Phantom Mourners at Greenwood Cemetery, as well as the Greenwood Bride and […]
Calling all shoppers! The World’s Longest Yard Sale is coming soon! Yard sale takes place August 4-7, 2016. When I first learned about this a couple of years ago, I was fascinated (and remain so). Here’s the deal: Along U.S. Route 127, beginning in Michigan, this yard sale extends all the way to Alabama, covering […]
It’s summer vacation planning so the next few blogs will be devoted to vacation planning. There are so many reasons to go to the Great Smoky Mountains National Park but here are my top three: Bears! There are two black bears per every square mile of the park. Nature! More than 17,000 known species of […]
Just a reminder that as you head out for summer vacation, it is also hurricane season (June 1 – November 30). This is especially important to know if you’re planning to visit beaches in these places: Carolinas, Florida (pictured here is the Florida Keys Overseas Highway), Texas, Mexico, Puerto Rico and the Caribbean islands. Although […]
Gas up the car! Pack your bags! Grab the camera! There are three great Scenic Byways in the Carolinas: Outer Banks National Scenic Byway (takes seven hours if you don’t stop) Forest Heritage National Scenic Byway (takes two hours if you don’t stop) Cherohala Skyway (takes an hour if you don’t stop) For more about […]
The most haunted battlefields are chronicled in the latest book in my SPOOKIEST series. I hope you took advantage of the special price last week. The publisher marked it down to .99 for a limited time (regularly $4.99). If you’re into American history and the paranormal then you will thoroughly enjoy this book. You’ll learn […]
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What: National Park Week (fee waiver includes entrance fees, commercial tour fees, and transportation entrance fees but not camping, concessions, and special tours/fees) When: April 16 – 24 Where: Free admission is given at more than 400 parks to everyone all day on any of these dates. These include many in the Carolinas, such as […]
As most of you know, I have another website, www.terrancetalkstravel.com. Most of the time I do not overlap content but on rare occasions I like to share information that I think it worthy. This is one of those occasions. If you are a traveler or even an armchair traveler, you need to read this post. […]
This is the third and final holiday blog post I have created to help you have a smooth and stressful holiday season, at least as far as traveling is concerned. I can’t help you with the in-laws! You may view this important information on www.terrancetalkstravel.com. HAPPY HOLIDAYS!