From the Back Cover
Venture off the beaten path and hike the 15 miles of trails traversing the Rocky Knob area off the Blue Ridge Parkway. See chapter 8. Easy–to–read maps throughout Exact prices, directions, opening hours,and other practical information Candid reviews of hotels and restaurants,plus sights, shopping, and nightlife Itineraries, walking tours, and trip–planning ideas Insider tips from local expert authors Find news, deals, apps, expert advice,and travel forums at Frommers.com
About the Author
Born and raised in North Carolina near Hampton Roads, Bill Goodwin (www.billgoodwin.com) has lived in northern Virginia since 1979. He was an award–winning newspaper reporter for the Atlanta Journal before becoming a legal counsel and speechwriter for two U.S. senators, Sam Nunn of Georgia and Sam J. Ervin, Jr., of North Carolina. Now a full–time travel writer, Goodwin is also the author of Frommer’s South Pacific, Frommer’s Tahiti & French Polynesia, and Frommer′s Fiji.