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Cherokee Foothills Scenic Highway

This scenic byway in the South Carolina Upcountry follows SC Highway 11 along the foothills of the Appalachian Mountains through a beautiful part of the state.

6 Things I Learned at the Museum of the Cherokee Indian in Cherokee, NC

It was the saddest museum I had ever visited. If you visit any United States history museum, you start at the birth of the nation and walk through time, through trails and tribulations, watching a nation grow and expand into what we have today. But as you walk through the Museum of the Cherokee Indian it’s like looking at a world in reverse: you start with a great nation and walk through time, watching it fade and decay, until nothing is left. I was on the edge of tears by the time I left the museum two hours later.