Camping in Gatlinburg, Tennessee

Camping Near Gatlinburg The campground Camping in the Smokies is a no frills camping experience and what you get here is easy access to everything via the trolley.  We would stay here again without hesitation though some campers may prefer something better.  It is really fine if you don't mind a grass site and paying for … Continue reading Camping in Gatlinburg, Tennessee

Fun in Pigeon Forge, Tennessee

People laughed at work when I said we were going to Pigeon Forge.  I didn't really know what to expect but from what I could tell it looked like there were plenty of things to do and we were going to be in Gatlinburg also - another destination that people snickered about. Convenient camping location … Continue reading Fun in Pigeon Forge, Tennessee

From Small towns in Tennessee to an RV Park in Downtown Little Rock, Arkansas

From Lexington and Jackson TN to waterfront camping in Little Rock, Arkansas Our journey continued from Lexington, Tennessee, a very small town along US 412 and just south of the I-40 to downtown Jackson, Tennessee as part of our 17 day RV journey across parts of America. Lexington, Tennessee We traveled through downtown Lexington, which … Continue reading From Small towns in Tennessee to an RV Park in Downtown Little Rock, Arkansas

Scenic Byways and Small Towns in Tennessee

A Road Less Traveled: US 412: Hampshire, Hohenwald and Linden Tennessee If you want a journey that is filled with scenery, small towns, countryside and no typical chain restaurant food, gas and shopping that you can easily find at any exit around the entire country, this is a route you may want to consider. It … Continue reading Scenic Byways and Small Towns in Tennessee

Sparta: Small Town Charm and Pottery in Tennessee

Surprisingly Delightful Sparta, Tennessee - Worth your Stop If you happen to be travelling along the I-40 and you are near Sparta, Tennessee, we really suggest a stop here instead of some exit destination that features the same gas stations and restaurants as just about any other exit.   And if you don't have much time, … Continue reading Sparta: Small Town Charm and Pottery in Tennessee

Crossville: Camping Between Nashville and Knoxville Tennessee

Crossville, Tennessee makes for a Nice Stop Anytime. As part of our 17 day journey in a rented RV we found ourselves headed across Tennessee from Martinsburg, WV and Roanoake, VA having just stopped in Jonesborough, the oldest town in Tennessee.  The scenery is beautiful along this route, US 70 which you can easily take off I-40 … Continue reading Crossville: Camping Between Nashville and Knoxville Tennessee

Reasons to Discover Historic Jonesborough, Tennessee

Historic and Charming Jonesborough Tennessee Jonesborough is the oldest town in Tennessee from what I learned doing a bit of reading before visiting.  This was a purposeful stop because my partner's ancestor had a home in the town still standing from the 18th century so we figured this would be an interesting stop along the … Continue reading Reasons to Discover Historic Jonesborough, Tennessee