Biltmore Photo Tour

Biltmore - front exterior photo. | Asheville, NC

Touring Vanderbilt Mansion in Hyde Park, New York, I was surprised to hear that it was built by one of the more frugal of William Vanderbilt’s eight sons. That assertion becomes a lot more clear if you happen to visit the house his youngest son built in Asheville, North Carolina–Biltmore, the largest home in the … Read more

Dancing the Walkway Over the Hudson

Alex and I Danced the Bridge | Walkway Over the Hudson

Veni, vidi, vici. I came, I saw, and yes, I’ll say it, I conquered. My traveling companion, thirteen-year-old Alex and I, rose early on a stunningly bright Saturday morning with plans to take on a Guinness Book World Record. We joined our friend Traci, of, for an attempt at the world’s longest chorus line. … Read more