The Deep South USA Blog
Guide to New Orleans Hottest Music Festivals
New Orleans is all about the music so here is your guide to get you to the best music festivals in the city. Some of them have already taken place this year but these are all annual festivals and are always packed so why not plans for next years festivals too – come ready to eat, sing, dance and laissez les bon temps rouler.....let the good times roll!
Louisiana State Parks Offer Cabin Getaways
When it comes to finding an affordable, family-friendly getaway that offers something for everyone, look no further than a Louisiana State Park.
GRAMMY Museum Mississippi Now Open
The $20-million GRAMMY Museum Mississippi opened its doors to the public on 5th March with a Beatles exhibition.
15 New Tennessee Attractions that you NEED to know about!
Tennessee is always growing....attractions become bigger, more restaurants open and new hotels are waiting to be experienced. You can start planning your visit to make memories at these new Made in Tennessee additions:
Lonely Planet list their Top 10 US Spots for 2016
Birmingham, Alabama and Natchez, Mississippi have both been featured in Lonely Planets Top 10 US Spots for 2016.
Ali At The O2 Exhibition.....coming soon!
I Am The Greatest: Muhammad Ali at The O2 will explore Muhammad Ali’s incredible rise from humble beginnings in Louisville, Kentucky where he was known as 'The Louisville Lip', to becoming the three times heavyweight champion of the World and known as 'The Greatest Of All Time'.
The Times and The Sunday Times Best of the USA
Our Deep South USA states have been featured in The Sunday Times 'Best of the USA - American Dreams' and The Times '50 dream holidays in America' featuring the best breaks in the states.
Family Holiday in Gulf Shores, Alabama
Everyone is thinking about their next holiday and our summer vacation last year is going to be a hard one to beat this year…..3 states, 2 kids and 1 amazing road trip! After spending two nights in New Orleans (which you can read about here) we continued our family road trip along the Gulf of Mexico and I’m very excited to share with you our family holiday in Gulf Shores, Alabama – such a beautiful, fun place to visit.
Malaco Records Story on BBC Radio 2
BBC Radio 2 tells the story of Malaco Records, an independent soul & blues record label based in Jackson, Mississippi.
Mardi Gras Season is just around the corner!
Parade season begins on the 6th January and the final day is Mardi Gras Day, or Fat Tuesday, on the 9th February 2016. This is a time for parties, parades and balls with a variety of Mardi Gras Season celebrations throughout Louisiana.