The Great Smoky Mountains are a major mountain range in the southern part of the Appalachian Mountains, the second ridge line forming a north-south running mountain chain from the Eastern United States and bordering the western side of the
We went to Smokies to see the much talked about fall colours this season, and I must say it was well worth the visit. We even got to take a ride in a helicopter to get a better view of the top of the mountains. We also went on the Sky Lift.
The city of
There was a Candy making shop where we saw how Taffy is made and how its wrapped too.
Taffy wrapping machine and Taffy being pulled [ left corner]
The best place was a shop called “Sleepy’s”, tucked away in a small corner of Gatlinburg, which had a giant sleeping/rocking chair in front of the store. Inside the store were all sorts of trinkets and very funny signboards.
Hubby and Me
Some of the sign boards..read them (click to enlarge)
I bought the third one for my kitchen...hehe!
Smoky Mountain Bears
The scenic ride up into the mountains was a feast to the eyes.
It was a wonderful trip and I felt the weekend was not enough, we hope to make another trip soon :)