Exploring the Shaker Village of Pleasant Hill

Shaker Village¬†of Pleasant Hill isn’t your standard tourist attraction. It’s the site of a former village of people belonging to the Shaker faith. Many of the buildings are original and their nature reserve contains over 3,000 acres of countryside, hiking, biking and horse riding trails. Set in the rolling hills of Harrodsburg, it brings a […]

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Visiting the Buffalo Trace Distillery

The triangle area between Frankfort, Louisville and Lexington is the heart of what’s known as Bourbon Country, home to countless bourbon distilleries. Buffalo Trace Distillery is recognized as the oldest continually operating distillery in the United States. Distilling started on the site around 1773, but the first true distillery was opened in 1812 by Harrison […]

Savannah Taste Experience’s Famous and Secret East Side Food Tour

Food tours are a great way to get to know the culture, history and flavors of the South, as I previously learned in Charleston. Savannah, located on the coast of Georgia, is another city best experienced through its cuisine. Savannah Taste Experience offers two tours of the city, each offering a sampling of some of […]