The Battery, Charleston, South Carolina
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Fort Sumter, Charleston, South Carolina
Mississippi River
Mississippi steamboat at sunrise
River Street in Savannah, Georgia
St Louis Cathedral, Jackson Square, New Orleans

Inspiring guides for your holiday to the Deep South

There are many great things that have become synonymous with the Deep South. Whether it’s the hearty and decadent Southern cuisine, the vibrant mix of music – from jazz to rock’n’roll – or even just the cities that will forever retain their history and unique personality, this wonderful region will always remain a big hit.

From Louisiana to Georgia, our travel guides showcase the best of the best when it comes to exploring the Deep South’s states.

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Discovering the music of the Deep South

America's Deep South states are well known for their rich musical heritage. Whether you're a fan of the blues, country, soul, or good old rock 'n' roll, we've got all the information and interesting facts you need to know.

A beginner's guide to Baton Rouge

While New Orleans may be the capital of Louisiana tourism, a trip 80 miles upstream on the Mississippi River to the state capitol Baton Rouge can be equally as enthralling.

A beginner's guide to Georgia

The wide variety of landscapes here, from beaches to mountains, grassland and beyond, offer plenty of adventure for visitors passing through.

A beginner's guide to New Orleans

Take one part French, one part Spanish, throw in generous helpings of African, Caribbean, and a twist of American Southern charm. Shake all that up, pour over ice and you've got New Orleans.

Big train to the Big Easy

Experience the beautiful scenery and famous skyline of Chicago whilst listening to the blues and excite your taste-buds in New Orleans with the fantastic and unique dishes like Gumbo and Jambalaya.

Join the Mardi Gras Parade in New Orleans

Have the holiday of a lifetime and discover the excitement of the celebrations you could even join in the parade!

Top 10 music experiences in Nashville

Johnny Cash, Dolly Parton, and even the King of rock and roll…Nashville has been home to a number of musical talents. Music enthusiasts will revel in the amazing country music attractions in Nashville, and here are some of our favourites.

A beginner's guide to Tennessee

The great outdoors, delicious food and a rich history in distilling some of the most popular whiskey in the world are all excellent reasons for visiting Tennessee, but really it’s the music that is a the big draw.

Head out on one of these top day trips from Atlanta

Atlanta provides the perfect base for some great easy-to-reach southern gems. The following guide details the best day trips from A-Town providing memorable additions to your Southern experience.

Head out on one of these top day trips from Memphis

There are some remarkable day trip experiences to be had from the birthplace of rock ‘n’ roll. We’ve put together the following guide that outlines some great day excursions from Memphis.

Myrtle Beach holidays

96km of uninterrupted stretch of white sandy beachfront is merely just the start of this southern cities charm; catch a show at the Carolina Opry or experience the local seafood cuisine...

Top 10 fine dining restaurants in Nashville

Think of Nashville, and we’re certain fried chicken and delicious BBQs come to mind. Go beyond the clichés though, and you’ll find that the city has a myriad of incredible fine dining restaurants. Come and find out our favourites.

Top 10 things to do in Charleston

One of the most charming cities in the South, few leave after a visit to Charleston, South Carolina without having fallen head over heels.

Top 10 things to do in the Great Smoky Mountains

If you're looking for popularity then it may come as some surprise to learn that the Great Smoky Mountains is the national park that America likes to visit the most and anyone on the trail of the Appalachians and the Blue Ridge Mountains will be more than happy with what they find.

A beginner's guide to Atlanta

Head to the Georgia Aquarium, visit the CNN studios or take a tour on The Peachtree Trolley and discover the rich history of the city.

Discovering the music of the Deep South

America's Deep South states are well known for their rich musical heritage. Whether you're a fan of the blues, country, soul, or good old rock 'n' roll, we've got all the information and interesting facts you need to know.

Experience a cultural road trip through the Bayou state: Lafayette to the end of the world

Louisiana boasts one of America’s most colourful histories and unique cultures, colonised by France and later settled by the Spanish, Africans and Caribbean people that has resulted in its large Creole and Cajun communities, greatly influencing the music, food and language.

Exploring Graceland, the home of Elvis Presley

Discover the home of the rock ‘n’ roll king, right from where the story began in Sun Studios back in 1954…

Exploring the plantations & gardens of Charleston

Charleston is not only one of the most charming, picturesque cities in America’s South, it’s a place that’s steeped in tradition and rich history, with its plantations and gardens offering a fascinating glimpse into the area’s storied past.

Head out on one of these top day trips from Charleston

While the city beguiles and enchants, there are some amazing must-do destinations to explore within easy reach of Charleston.

Hilton Head beach holidays

These 20 kilometres of pristine Atlantic beachfront play host to America’s pioneer of environmentally friendly resorts, boasting exhilarating watersports, picturesque walking trails, diverse dining experiences and sensational arts and events, theres more than enough to see along the coast.

See a live country gig in Nashville

Nashville’s famed for its live music, riddled with a dense history of musical culture, you won’t fail to find great country music all over the city.

Top 10 fine dining restaurants in Savannah

With a location so abundant in history, heritage and culture, it’ll come as no surprise that Savannah’s restaurants are the pinnacle of luxurious fine dining. Read more to find out our favourite fancy restaurants in the gorgeous city.

How to experience the best of Louisiana's nature and wildlife

While Louisiana may best be known for its tasty Cajun cuisine, antebellum plantation homes and, of course, the wild party known as Mardi Gras in New Orleans, it also offers a ton when it comes to nature and wildlife.

Top 10 fine dining restaurants in Charleston

From deliciously fresh seafood and succulent steaks, to flavoursome farm-to-table cuisine and tasty Mediterranean fare, here are our top 10 fine dining restaurants in Charleston.

Top 10 things to do in the Great Smoky Mountains

If you're looking for popularity then it may come as some surprise to learn that the Great Smoky Mountains is the national park that America likes to visit the most and anyone on the trail of the Appalachians and the Blue Ridge Mountains will be more than happy with what they find.

A true taste of Louisiana

If you want to taste the world without spending years travelling around the Earth, here’s everything you need to know about Louisiana’s cuisine, from its fascinating history, to drool-worthy food festivals and the most emblematic dishes.

A beginner's guide to Louisiana's waterways

Visit the spectacular Toledo Bend Reservoir (the fifth largest in the US) or visit Lake Pontchartrain and discover the diverse wildlife in its habitat alongside the lake.

Exploring Charleston’s Barrier Islands

The Barrier Islands lie just beyond the city limits of Charleston, South Carolina. Exploring them offers the ideal opportunity to escape the hustle and bustle, soak up some sunshine along the coast and enjoy a wealth of outdoor adventure.

A beginner's guide to Louisiana's outdoor adventures

Take a swamp tour, explore the wetlands on a kayak or have a go at fishing- Louisiana offers many fantastic activities alongside its fantastic jazz and riverboats.

Experience a tour of Louisiana's swamps

The Bayou State is renowned for its unique Cajun culture and provides the opportunity for a close-up look at some mysterious wetlands in unspoiled, remote regions.

Jade Pearson
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