Articles Mentioning Asheville Hotels

The South’s 8 Most Beautiful Inns

Magnolia-lined cobblestone streets, stately plantation-style homes, rocking chairs set up on screened-in porches — this is how many picture the South. And while not all areas below the Mason-Dixon line still have this storybook feel — in fact, numerous Southern destinations we love (Atlanta and Dallas, for example) are some of the country’s most booming…

The World’s 12 Best Destinations for a Fall Vacation

Photo: Kimberly Vardeman While you lounge poolside or on the sand with cocktail in hand, you may be dreading the (fast-approaching) days of cooler temperatures and decreasing sunlight hours. But there are so many wonderful things to love about fall; after all, it’s really winter — like the insufferably long months of January through March…

The 7 Best Cities in the World for Alternative Diets

As the global community becomes more and more aware of the benefits of a healthy lifestyle (and what can contribute to an unhealthy lifestyle), businesses all over the world are stepping up to the plate and catering their selections to meet the growing demand for alternative menu options. Here at Oyster, our staffers have all…

Hotel with a Heart: Aloft Hotel Houses Shelter Dogs For Guests to Adopt

Photo Credit: George Hawkins Well, we always knew Aloft was a pet-friendly hotel chain, but the Aloft Asheville Downtown has taken it up a notch. The North Carolina hotel has partnered with Charlie’s Angels Animal Rescue to find loving families for shelter dogs. Here’s how: The hotel fosters a shelter pooch until a guest chooses…