Both Atlanta, Georgia and Charlotte, North Carolina have been called the "capital of the New South," with impressive skylines and major industries. Both had industrial beginnings, namely railroad and cotton. Both have major international airports. But the cities aren’t rivals as much as they are sisters. It’s like how you might compare London and Paris. Both are … [Read more...] about Atlanta vs. Charlotte: Who Does It Better?
Atlanta and Charlotte are considered to be similar big cities in the South with suburban sprawl and funky neighborhoods. But you can experience their differences and similarities by seeing both. The drive from Atlanta to Charlotte takes around four hours and is fairly straightforward. It's easily accessible by taking I-85 north to I-77. Get off the main roads to see funky … [Read more...] about Road Tripping from Atlanta to Charlotte
Charlotte, North Carolina has so much to see that it’s easy to spend your trip within the city limits. But drive less than an hour outside of town and you’ll have a completely different experience. There are so many places to see in less than two hours, but we’ve included a few of our favorites. It’s easy to pick up your rental car downtown or at the airport … [Read more...] about 6 Easy Day Trips from Charlotte
The Logan brothers join forces with an ex-con to rob a NASCAR race in North Carolina. Riley Keough, Daniel Craig, Channing Tatum, Adam Driver, and Katie Holmes star in the film, which used the Old Douglas County Jail, Atlanta Motor Speedway, Hudson Hickory House, and Clayton County Landfill. Scenes were also filmed at Charlotte Motor Speedway. Filmed In: Duluth, … [Read more...] about Film Friday: Logan Lucky
Fans of Halloween can find all ranges of spooky attractions at the South's best theme parks. Some are family-friendly, while others are downright terrifying. We're rounding up the best and scariest theme park Halloween celebrations from around the South. Be sure to mention any we left out below in the comments! Universal Studios– Orlando, Florida Universal Orlando … [Read more...] about The South’s Best Theme Park Halloween Attractions