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EasyFor people looking to exercise their minds more than their bodies. Minimal walking and not too many stairs.
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Sharon Kramer Apr 23, 2015 at 06:55 AM

Per the 5/3 - 5/8 Vanderbilt/Asheville tour. Looking for companion/s to share car trip from NYC/NJ area. Leaving 5/1. Please contact asap.
Jane Wallace Apr 24, 2015 at 01:50 PM

I recently moved to Asheville and it is paradise. Please know that you are coming at a perfect time to see the world in bloom. Elizabeth wallace

Sharon Kramer Apr 21, 2015 at 08:47 AM

Anyone going to Asheville for 5/3/15 program? See posts are very old.

Sharon Kramer Apr 10, 2015 at 08:31 AM

Per the 5/3 - 5/8 Vanderbilt/Asheville tour. Looking for companion/s to share car trip from NYC/NJ area. Leaving 5/1. Please contact asap.

Pamela Olson Feb 23, 2015 at 10:15 PM

I didn't know you could send messages to people who posted here. Click on the name and that will lead you to a page where you can send the message. Was anyone else confused as well?

Pamela Olson Feb 17, 2015 at 11:33 PM

I am trying to plan a pretrip activity involving a tour of waterfalls. I have contacted a tour guide who will do a photography focused tour. If anyone is interested in joining me on this tour in April please let me know.

Elizabeth Koltun Aug 18, 2014 at 05:38 PM

I'm attending the Asheville/Vanderbilt program starting 8/24/14. I'm arriving at Asheville airport 1:50pm on USAir/PSA. Would anyone like to share a taxi from the airport to the Asheville Renaissance hotel around that hour? If so, please post a reply. Thanks. Liz Koltun

Stanley Baron Feb 19, 2013 at 12:05 PM

Sorry Karen can't help - We're driving up - Look forward to seeing you there.

Karen Rosenbeck Feb 19, 2013 at 08:52 AM

April 28-May 3rd: I'm arriving on Delta at 2:10pm and wondering if anyone wants to share a taxi/van to the Blue Ridge Assembly Center. Likewise for return on May 3rd (Delta 1:05 flight). Thanks! Karen

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