Who Is Ralph Grizzle? He&8217;s the Avid Cruiser, of course. "One of the best known names in cruise writing, Ralph has been covering the industry for well over a decade and has sailed on more than 100 vessels." &8212; Gene Sloan, USA Today I make my home in Asheville, North Carolina and live part of the year near Copenhagen, Denmark. When in Asheville, I enjoy mountain biking, hiking, lingering in coffee shops and frequent trips to the gorgeous Biltmore Estate.