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Weekend Guide to Helen

We’ve covered Georgia’s wine country extensively, but Helen and surrounding White County have plenty to offer in their own right. This includes the Alpine-inspired town of Helen, artsy Sautee Nacoochee, and quaint Cleveland. The area was originally inhabited by Cherokee tribes and then European miners. The town of less than 500 residents also has one […]

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Weekend Guide to Columbia and Lake Murray

Similar to other Southern capitals cities like Baton Rouge and Jackson, Columbia, South Carolina and its surrounding communities often get overlooked by travelers. But¬†exciting things are happening here. In the last decade, the former industrial zone has become The Vista, the city’s most sought-after district for shopping and dining. Craft breweries like River Rat,¬†Swamp Cabbage, […]

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Film Friday: Devil’s Knot

Based on the tragic true story of the West Memphis Three, three young boys are savagely murdered. Rumors fly about the killing being a part of a satanic ritual and a group of misunderstood teenagers are put on trial. Reese Witherspoon and Colin Firth star in the film. Filmed In: Atlanta, Cartersville, and Morrow, Georgia […]

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11 Unusual and Outdated Southern Laws

For better or worse, the South is a place where some laws hold strong, even well after they should. For example, many states still restrict the sale of alcohol on Sundays, some barring it completely while others only allow it after 12:30, when church lets out. And loopholes allow for casinos to exist in some […]

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