The state of Tennessee is known more for whiskey, namely Jack Daniels, but it might surprise visitors to know that it's become a hub for craft beer as well. From Nashville to Memphis and Chattanooga to the Smokies, you're sure to find a good pint at independent breweries in every corner of the state. There isn't an organized beer trail, but you can check the RateBeer page for … [Read more...] about Visiting Tennessee’s Breweries
The national parkway known as the Natchez Trace follow the routes of the Old Natchez Trace routes originally used by Native American tribes. The two-lane parkway runs over 400 miles between Nashville, Tennessee, and Natchez, Mississippi. The current incarnation was built by the Civilian Conservation Corps in the 1930s and it has become a popular route for road trips, … [Read more...] about Driving the Natchez Trace Parkway
Music is an important part of life in the South, but did you know the region is home to the country's oldest continuous live radio shows? Some are better known than others, but all still host live broadcasts that are open to the public. Tune in for yourself by clicking the relevant links below! WPAQ Merry-Go-Round, Mt. Airy, North Carolina Known as the "Voice of the Blue … [Read more...] about The South’s Best Live Radio Hours
On March 26 at 3 pm EST, we'll be joined by FlipKey, one of the country's best vacation property rental sites, and a bunch of our fellow travel experts (including friends at The Travel Belles and Camels and Chocolate!) to talk about one of our favorite weekend destinations: Nashville. The Music City is so much more than country music and we're going to show you some of our … [Read more...] about Join Us for Flipkey’s #FKWeekend Twitter Chat!
Country Strong stars Gwyneth Paltrow as a troubled country singer who has come out of rehab and is desperate to make a comeback. Her husband and manager, played by Tim McGraw, brings in a young singer to open for her tour, but Kelly Canter has her own ideas. Leighton Meester and Garrett Hedlund also star. Downtown Nashville is featured heavily in the film, particularly music … [Read more...] about Film Friday: Country Strong