1/27/2010 - Asheville: most romantic city?
Asheville is now its in the running to be named Most Romantic City in America in a contest by Korbel California Champagne.
Asheville is one of 12 cities to make the finals in this contest. Korbel asked the public to nominate their favorite romantic city, and hundreds responded with stories and photographs on why their towns should be considered.
Online voting begins today at the Korbel Web site and runs through Thursday, with the winner announced Friday.
Also in the running are Indialantic, Fla.; Kansas City, Miss.; Duluth, Minn.; Pittsburgh, Pa.; Bend, Ore.; Gold Beach, Ore.; Manhattan, Kan.; Hana, Hawaii; Mackinaw Island, Mich.; Grand Junction, Col. and Charleston, S.C.