Monday, April 12, 2010

Biltmore Mansion

We made it back from visiting the Biltmore in Asheville, NC yesterday. My maid and laundry fairy did not visit while I was gone so I have been busy playing catch up on the chores. HAHA!!

We had a great time visiting the Biltmore for our 5 year wedding anniversary. We traveled with our good friends from church they are also our small group leaders. Their 5 year wedding anniversary is 7 days after ours. Here are a few pictures from our trip. No camera's or video's were allowed in the actual house so we were only able to take pictures on the outside grounds.

We stayed at the Hilton in Asheville,NC

Jason, Peyton, Elizabeth and I at dinner

Jason and I on our 5 year wedding anniversary; April 9th

We had to drive 3 miles in the woods to get to the Biltmore grounds

and then you drive up to this..Biltmore Mansion

3 side lawn ponds

Jason and I by the ponds

Bass pond and boat house

entrance into the flower gardens

Wine tasting

Before we left Asheville we HAD to visit the nicest McDonald's in America


Gold leaf ceiling

We had a great time on our mini vacation, but were sure did miss little man.


  1. make me want to go! Hope the trip was ok and the rock slide didnt detour you too much.

  2. the detour added about an hour to our drive, but we still made good time going and leaving. it was a BLAST and beautiful. I want to go back. we didnt get to do all the tours i would have liked.