The City of Marion, North Carolina, was recently named by Travel and Leisure Magazine one of the top 10 places to retire in North Carolina.
The magazine states that "retirees seeking outdoor activities, a lively downtown, and mountain views might consider Marion, located about 36 miles northeast of Asheville."
The article continues by stating that "Residents enjoy Marion’s restaurants, art galleries, and festivals along with nearby state and national parks that offer opportunities for outdoor activities like hiking and biking." It also discusses Marion's proximity to the Blue Ridge Parkway.
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