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So bags are packed, children are in bed and alarm clocks are set for 3:30am – we are ready to embark on our Tennessee Roadtrip – first stop Memphis!

Sam & Elvis

Are you in New Orleans in August? If you are you should take part in the fun New Orleans Red Dress Run, taking place Saturday 10th August. 

Red Dress Run New Orleans

Southern Living sure love some Southern barbecue so they asked their readers in the 2013 'Cue Awards for the best rib joints in the South…

Memphis has always offered unique tours of the city, everything from weaving through downtown on a Segway to singing along with Memphis musicians aboard a vintage bus, but starting the 1st May you can see Memphis at your own pace courtesy of the Memphis Hop…


Memphis Hop On Shuttle Bus

Sorry our Deep South USA blog has been so quiet recently but I have been on a Tennessee Roadtrip with the family, and am looking forward to telling you all about it!


(Crossed the border to sit on the porch of Elvis' birthplace in Tupelo, Mississippi)

Memphis Soul: In Performance at the White House premiered 16th April and you can watch it here including performances from Alabama Shakes, William Bell, Steve Cropper, Ben Harper, Queen Latifah, Cyndi Lauper, Joshua Ledet, Sam Moore, Charlie Musselwhite, Mavis Staples, Justin Timberlake & Booker T. Jones serves as music director and band leader.

Memphis Soul at the White House

The UK Premier of the 'Muscle Shoals' Documentary Film is on Thursday 25th April as the Sundance London Film and Music Festival at the O2, view the trailer then follow the link to buy your tickets!

Justin Timberlake celebrates Memphis Soul Music at the White House by performing with Steve Cropper…

Bon Voyage, USA holiday specialists, are hosting a special 'American Holiday Weekend' in Portsmouth the 19–21 April 2013.

Meet the USA Experts


Whitewater trips down the Chattahoochee River, on a course almost two miles long billed as the "Longest Urban Whitewater Course in the World", will start Memorial Weekend, 25–27 May, months earlier than the previous announced date of mid-August.

Whitewater Rafting in Phenix City Alabama


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