It’s the time of year when we start planning upcoming adventures. There are so many places I recommend visiting in the South, but 2017 will be an important year for many reasons. Each of these destinations has been thoughtfully selected for what is new and exciting in the state. This list also serves as a personal bucket list for places we need to write about! So start … [Read more...] about Where to Go (in the South) in 2017
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 Resort … [Read more...] about The South’s Best Theme Park Halloween Attractions
For travelers visiting cities where you want to see many tourist attractions in a short amount of time, it's easy to use combination tickets. One such is CityPass, which offers passes in Atlanta and Tampa, that gets you into the attractions at one price and often allows you to skip the line. It can seem like a high price to pay, especially if you're buying multiple passes for … [Read more...] about Is the CityPass Worth It?
A decade ago, all you would find to drink in Florida were the big name beers. But today, nearly every corner has craft beer, whether that be a small brewpub or a large scale distribution operation. And unlike in other states, you can legally purchase beer to go directly from the brewery. While we haven't yet been to all of Florida's breweries, they're on our list! Here are just … [Read more...] about Visiting Florida’s Breweries
Visitors to Tampa don't always make it to its outer neighborhoods, but one you should be sure to see is Ybor City. It's here that you'll learn about the city's early history and how it came to be known as "Cigar City." You'll learn of the Cuban community that is the oldest in the United States (yes, predating Miami's Little Havana!). In the 1880s, workers from Spain and Italy … [Read more...] about The History of Tampa’s Ybor City Neighborhood