Tri-State Hidden Gems – VA, NC, WV

Jerry and I recently went on a road trip to visit the locations where Dirty Dancing was filmed:  Lake Lure, NC and Pembroke, VA (you can click on each city to read more about each location). Of course you know me, I am going to make the best of every road trip and try to …

Dirty Dancing in Pembroke, VA

Although Dirty Dancing was filmed on a shoestring budget, it went on to become one of the most famous movies of all time! All of the scenes were filled in two locations - North Carolina and Virginia. You can read my earlier blog about the North Carolina scenes here. The location I will write about …

BEST OF BIRMINGHAM

Birmingham, Alabama is referred to as the Magic City because the iron industry boomed so quickly following the Civil War. Birmingham has a park to match every running style, an eatery to match every appetite, and is home to some of the best coffee and craft beer. There’s no Ham like B’ham! In this post …