A Weekend Getaway to the Hammock Coast, SC

South Carolina’s Hammock Coast offers an escape from the hustle and bustle of the some larger popular beach destinations. Located just south of Myrtle Beach, visitors will discover pristine beaches, small-town beauty and a variety of activities for every member of the...

Dunedin A Funky Weekend Getaway Destination on Florida’s Gulf Coast

Dunedin in Pinellas County is perched on the edge of the Gulf of Mexico. Sparkling white sand beaches line the Dunedin Causeway, and boats dot the water. There is so much to explore in this fun and funky Florida beachside town.  Dunedin is one of Florida's oldest...

Ten New Orleans Treasures Most Visitors Miss

Ten places in New Orleans that contributes to a unique time in New Orleans history. Anyone who visits them comes away with a much broader knowledge of New Orleans. St. Roch's Cemetery St. Roch's Cemetery is one of the most unique cemeteries in a city filled with...

5 Fascinating Attractions You Can’t Miss in Charleston, SC

Charleston’s mix of history, beauty, and nature is irresistible to those who love the American South. Here are 5 fascinating sites you cannot miss in Charleston, South Carolina. Magnolia Plantation and Gardens If you have time to tour only one plantation in...

A Magical Day at the Magnolia Market, Waco, Texas

If you were a fan of HGTV’s “Fixer Upper,” then you’re familiar with Chip and Joanna Gaines’s  Magnolia Market at the Silos. Since its opening in 2015, the two-and-a-half acre property in downtown Waco, Texas, has become much more than a store—it has become a...

Visiting the Jupiter Inlet Lighthouse and Museum

About an hour south of Vero Beach and 30 minutes north of West Palm Beach is the small city of Jupiter, Florida. Known for its laid-back atmosphere and beautiful landscapes, Jupiter is also home to the Jupiter Inlet Lighthouse. Congress authorized the building of the...

A Musical Journey through Memphis, Tennessee

Visitors to Memphis, Tennessee, can walk in the footsteps of the legendary Elvis Presley by visiting his beloved home, Graceland, and the studio where he got his start in the business, Sun Studios. Elvis Presley died 43 years ago, but his home remains a destination...

Visiting The Lost Sea Adventure in Sweetwater, TN

Located in Sweetwater, Tennessee, just a little over an hour northeast of Chattanooga, is the Lost Sea Adventure. This historic cavern contains the largest underground lake in America.  When you visit the Lost Sea Adventure, you get to take a tour of the cavern’s rare...

A Guide To The Best Places To Eat In Ocala, Florida

Located in Central Florida, Ocala has a great mix of southern cuisine as well as modern and ethnic foods. We’ve spent quite a bit of time exploring the best things to do in Ocala and the best restaurants. We loved the variety that we found as well as the quality. The...

A Weekend Getaway to DeLand, Florida

DeLand, Florida, is a short distance from Orlando and is filled with history, outdoor adventure, shopping, and delicious food. With so much to do, a weekend getaway to DeLand has something for the whole family. Once known as Persimmon Hollow because of the abundance...

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