B&Bs, Inns Say Guests Returning-Brevard NC
Last updated 6/1/2020 at 1:33pm
The mountains of western North Carolina have a history of drawing in people seeking clean air, health and wellness.
In the late 1800s and early 1900s, nearby Asheville drew in several prominent doctors who promoted mountain air as a cure for tuberculosis.
Other western North Carolina communities were started by wealthy Charleston, S.C., residents looking to establish second homes to escape the heat and mosquitos of the low country summers.
Though it is unclear whether the mountain air will end up being a proven defense against COVID-19, area inns, and bed and breakfasts say guests are s...