Insiders' Guide to North Carolina's Mountains is the essential source for in-depth travel and relocation information to the region that includes Asheville, Biltmore Estate, Cherokee, Blue Ridge Parkway, and other nearby environs. Written by two locals (and true insiders), this guide offers a personal and practical perspective of the area and its surrounding environs.
Constance E. Richards and Kenneth L. Richards are our North Carolina insiders. Constance, a journalist and travel writer, has written for numerous national and international newspapers and magazines. Her coauthor and father, Kenneth, is an editor, feature columnist, poet, winemaster, educator, and tour guide.