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Local Landmark: The Coffee Bus in Asheville

A double-decker bus parked permanently on the corner of Biltmore Avenue and Aston Street offers warm drinks, sweet treats, and a view from the top (of the bus).

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The World is for Sale at a Newton Flea Market

At a flea market in Catawba County’s Hickory American Legion Fairgrounds, the tastes and traditions of many cultures come alive.

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City Portrait: West Jefferson

Let the artistic spirit of this Ashe County town draw you in and wrap you up.

Dining

5 Farm-to-Table Restaurants in Western NC to Try This Winter

These farm-to-table restaurants don’t let the cold weather stifle their creativity — they work with what’s available, and their menus are anything but boring.

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Unplug at the Mast Farm Inn in Valle Crucis

At the Mast Farm Inn in Valle Crucis, time slows down, solitude is yours, and if you need something, most times, you don’t even have to ask.