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Where to Eat and Drink in Franklin, Tennessee

Franklin, Tennessee, is a charming hamlet approximately 20 miles south of Nashville. Franklin offers much of the same that draws travelers to Music City, just on a way more intimate level. Franklin boasts an award-winning historic Main Street, layers of Civil War history, and top-notch music venues.

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Things To Do and Traveling Tips in Charleston, SC

If you’ve never traveled to Charleston, South Carolina, it’s a “must” on your travel bucket list. The historic and charming city is a beautiful place to visit year-round, and even though it’s a favorite among tourists, it’s easy to fit in wherever you go. Planning a summer getaway to Charleston? Here are some things to see and do and a few other things to consider.

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7 Tips to Help Keep Your Family Safe on the Water This Summer

There are few things as well loved as summertime in North Carolina. Spending time outdoors on the water is a favorite activity for many North Carolinians, and it’s a great way to celebrate the season with friends and family. Whether you’re kayaking down rivers in the Western part of the state, boating on lakes in the Piedmont or swimming on the coast, you can’t go wrong with a long vacation or weekend getaway filled with fun activities on the water.

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Frank Lloyd Wright’s Child of the Sun Resides in Florida

The largest collection of Frank Lloyd Wright buildings in the world is located in Lakeland, Florida at Florida Southern College’s “Child of the Sun”.  It is a must see for any Wright fan. Frank Lloyd Wright’s Child of the Sun vision is at the Florida Southern College.

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A Perfect Weekend in Nashville, TN: Must-Sees in Music City

When my husband and I decided to take a Tennessee road trip, Nashville, known to millions as “Music City,” was our first stop. Although I grew up 150 miles north of Nashville in Evansville, Indiana, I had never taken in some of its major attractions. In just two days, we covered five of Nashville’s must-sees. It wasn’t all encompassing — we could have spent a week here and not seen it all — but considering our timeframe, we packed in a lot into our weekend in Music City! (And it wasn’t all music-related!)

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